TAFCA WINTER LEAGUE ONLINE 2020-21

TAFCA WINTER LEAGUE ONLINE 2020-21 As you should know by now, the TAFCA OTB Winter League will be online for 2020-21 due to the still ongoing COVID pandemic and government guidelines. The fixtures are now out and your captains have been informed. The league start date is Mon 2nd Nov 20 and finishes at the…

THURS NIGHT WEEKLY ARENA TOURNAMENT: 22/10/20

THURS NIGHT WEEKLY ARENA TOURNAMENT Thurs 22nd Oct 20: 8:10pm to 9: 35pm (Approx) Congratulations to Declan Shafi on winning tonight’s tournament with a perfect record! Andre Babin took the runners-up spot, just losing out to Declan who beat him in a match!   It`s good to see a lot of past members rejoining us,…

THURS NIGHT WEEKLY ARENA TOURNAMENT: 15/10/20

THURS NIGHT WEEKLY ARENA TOURNAMENT Thurs 15th Oct 20: 8:10pm to 9: 35pm (Approx) Congratulations to Doktor Avalanche on taking top spot in a field of 14 players! Ray Noble finished runner-up on a 100% record (4 games only!). He was in hot form as well as being a bit lucky, but unfortunately (or maybe…

TAFCA INDIVIDUAL QUICK-PLAY CHAMPIONSHIP 2020

TAFCA INDIVIDUAL QUICK-PLAY CHAMPIONSHIP 2020 ”The End of the show, show finale” – Mon 12th Oct 20 – 7:30pm to 9:30pm  Congratulations to Jacques Ophoff (Dundee) on winning the “End of the show, show” finale on 23 points! A slow start ended with a mighty finish to become the TAFCA Individual Quick-Play champion 2020! Great…

CLUB CHAMPIONSHIP 2020-21 (Online!)

  CLUB CHAMPIONSHIP 2020-21 – ONLINE -Entries now being taken! As you all know by now, due to government guidelines we cannot meet as a chess club on Thursday at the Chaplaincy. But we have no intention of lying still or stagnating as a chess club. Castlehill Chess Club Dundee will be running “ONLINE” until…

TAFCA LEAGUE ONLINE MATCH REPORT: Wunderbar!

TAFCA LEAGUE ONLINE MATCH REPORT Thurs 8th Oct 20 – 7:30pm Division 1 Castlehill Armadillo`s 3, Dundee Allosaurus` 1 What a result by Castlehill Armadillo`s against the strongest side grading wise in the first division! What a way to finish of their campaign and the last match of this league!   Board One: Jacques Ophoff…

CASTLEHILL WEEKLY QUICK-PLAY TOURNAMENT 8/10/20

CASTLEHILL WEEKLY QUICK-PLAY TOURNAMENT Thurs 8th Oct 20 – 8:10pm – Arena 26 It was rumoured that he had popped his chess clogs, but the rumours were “Fake News” as Subhayu Banergee once again and not for the first time,  reclaimed his crown with a devastating performance on the night! 18 players took part in…