TAFCA UPDATE (Boxing Day Special!)

TAFCA UPDATE (Christmas edition!) Merry Christmas to all!   There are still a few results (matches played) that have not been added yet to TAFCA website, but below is a summary of how Castlehill are doing in TAFCA based on the TAFCA website info! DIV ONE Dundee A and Perth A are top both unbeaten…

CLUB NIGHT REPORT (Plus!): Thurs 20th Dec 18

CLUB NIGHT REPORT (Plus!): Thurs 20th Dec 18 Club Championship night part two made sure we had another roaring successful night’s chess at Castlehill with 31 players down, including 11 juniors!   CLUB CHAMPIONSHIP Results (tonight) D.Shafi (2114) 1 – 0 A.Dawson (1742) (Declan “The Machine” Shafi marches on!) R.Jackson (1564) ½ – ½ A.Babin…

WORLD CHESS CHAMPIONSHIP 2018

2018 World Chess Championship: Magnus Carlsen Beats Fabiano Caruana (Report by Ichess.net) Magnus Carlsen has retained his World Chess Championship title with a crushing 3:0 victory over Fabiano Caruana in rapid tiebreaks. Over the course of almost three weeks, chess fans followed one of the closest World Chess Championship matches in a very long time.…

CLUB NIGHT REPORT – PLUS: Thurs 29th Nov 18

CLUB NIGHT REPORT: Thurs 29th Nov 18 What a turnout at the club with 46 players down. This was helped by the 2nd TAFCA Allegro being held at Castlehill tonight. But we also had junior coaching and one Random Knockout match on! RANDOM KNOCKOUT Prelim result Lisa Paton (926) 0, (1371) Graham Atkins 1 TAFCA…

World Championship 2018 Game 10 & 11

World Championship 2018 Game 10: Fabiano Goes For A Fight (Report by Ichess.net) Game ten of the World Chess Championship Match between Magnus Carlsen and Fabiano Caruana ended in another draw. This does not sound like big news. Yet, it was one of the most exciting games of the match so far. Fabiano Caruana, playing…

SNCL, Rounds 3 & 4, November 25th 2018

Scottish National Chess League, Rounds 3 and 4, November 25th 2018 Dundee City Report by Alastair Dawson   Four Dundee City teams arrived at the Carnegie Conference Centre, Dunfermline, with different objectives. For the A team the intention was to continue to defend their Championship title. For the B and C teams, wins were required to…