TAFCA Match Report: Brachiosaurus` v Bandicoot`s

TAFCA MATCH REPORT Tues 6th Oct 20: 7:30pm Division One Dundee Brachiosaurus` 1, Castlehill Bandicoot`s 3   Congratulations to our Bandicoot`s for finishing the top “B” team in division one! Yes this battle was about three things;   The battle of the two best “B” teams in division one. Castlehill CC v Dundee CC (Top…

TAFCA LEAGUE 2020-21 – APPEAL FOR PLAYERS ASAP!

TAFCA LEAGUE 2020-21 APPEAL FOR PLAYERS ASAP! Due to government guidelines this seasons TAFCA winter league will have to be played online! Not ideal, but given the current situation the right move! Castlehill had 6 teams last year and I hope with your support to get near that number again. I realise online chess is…

TAFCA LEAGUE ONLINE – Match Report – 1st Oct 20

TAFCA LEAGUE ONLINE – Match Report Thurs 1st Oct 20 – 7:30pm Castlehill Dragons 4, Dundee Datousaurus` 0   It`s congratulations to Castlehill Dragons who not only finish off their league campaign in style with a whitewash against Dundee Datousaurus`, but in the process finish in runners-up spot in the league behind our very own…

JUNIOR 4NCL: Round 4 – Thurs 1st Oct 20

JUNIOR 4NCL – 01/10/20 – 6 pm Round 4: Leicestershire Juniors (3) 1½, Dundee City Juniors 6½ Tonight our juniors outshone themselves with a very convincing win! Rishi Vijaykumar J9 won both his board one matches as we are all beginning to expect (No pressure then young man!). He was supported once again by Alexander…

KEITH ROSE – A Castlehill legend retires!

KEITH ROSE – CASTLEHILL CLUB SECRETARY 1981 – 2020 Monday 28th September 2020 saw the end of an era at Castlehill Chess Club Dundee as one of it`s stalwarts and living legends retired as Club secretary after 39 years service.   Due to the Covid-19 pandemic and government guides lines, Castlehill Chess Club held their AGM…

TAFCA LEAGUE ONLINE – Match Report 24/09/20

TAFCA LEAGUE ONLINE – Match Report Thurs 24th Sept 20 – 7:30pm Castlehill Bandicoot`s 3, Newport Knights Athletic 1   The Bandicoot`s move into 4th place with a very good win against Newport Knights Athletic. On board 4 Euan Murray (1500)est, got the Bandicoot`s off to the best start with a quick win against Angus…

THURS NIGHT WEEKLY COMPETITION: 24/09/20

THURS NIGHT WEEKLY COMPETITION Arena 24 tournament – Thurs 24th Sept 20 Time-Control: 5 minutes + 3 seconds   This week we had 13 players taking part, some just joining near the end due to TAFCA League Online matches. It`s congratulations to Andre Babin finishing on a 100% record to take top spot! Once again DoktorAvalanche…

JUNIOR 4NCL Report for Round 3

JUNIOR 4NCL – 17/09/20 – 6pm Round 3: Dundee City Juniors 5, Warwickshire Bears G 3 What a incredible result by our juniors against a side who out graded them by a fair bit on all boards!   On board one Rishi Vijaykumar J9 (1002) is proving to be a handful for his opponents as…