Club night latest

Another Thursday, another night on the Marie Celeste. Or so it nearly seemed. Six of us. Three old-stagers, one young-stager and two new lads. Still, some worthy tough games were played. Away from the club our G team played Dundee E: Castlehill G  1 – 2 Dundee E 1132 – Norman Waugh 1 – 0 Steven Knox…

Recent club team activities

Recent club results are a little late but here they are: Thursday 11th In Division 1 our B team hosted our A team. As is often the case the so-called ‘stronger’ team was held to a drawn match. Castlehill B 2 – 2 Castlehill A 1722 Dariusz Kosznik 0 – 1 Richard Polaczek 2354 1685…

4NCL (4 NATIONS CHESS LEAGUE) Round 6 report

4NCL (4 NATIONS CHESS LEAGUE) Tuesday 2nd November 21 – 7:30pm – Round Six Time-Control: 45 minutes + 15 minutes increments (Dundee City is a joint venture between Castlehill Chess Club Dundee and Dundee Chess Club.) REPORT RESULTS – Round 6 Division One – Group C Mushrooms 1 (2012)1½ – 2(2175) Dundee City A A…

JUNIOR 4NCL – Round 6 Div 2 Group C report

JUNIOR 4 NCL Thurs 28th Oct 21 Division Two – Group C – Round 6 East Kilbride Bishops (701) 4- 4 (576)Dundee City Juniors A good fighting draw for our juniors with Rishi Vijayakumar J10, leading by example on board one winning both his matches.   Josh Dickson J11 on board two backed up Rishi,…

Declan Shafi does it again! (Oxford v Cambridge)

OXFORD v CAMBRIDGE VARSITY CHESS MATCH 2021 Saturday 23rd October 2021  RESULT Oxford 5½ – 2½ Cambridge   Our very own Decan Shafi was playing on board five for Cambridge in this years fixture and faced Akshaya Kalaiyalaham FM (2149), the 2 times British Women’s Chess Champion ( 2013 & 2015) and twice Chess Olympiad…

4NCL (4 NATIONS CHESS LEAGUE) – Round 5 report

4NCL (4 NATIONS CHESS LEAGUE) Tuesday 19th October 21 – 7:30pm – Round Five Time-Control: 45 minutes + 15 minutes increments (Dundee City is a joint venture between Castlehill Chess Club Dundee and Dundee Chess Club.)   RESULTS – Round 5 Division One – Group C Dundee City A (2157) 0 – 4 (2422) Chessable…