BOB DUNN SUMMER REPORT

BOB DUNN SUMMER CHAMPIONSHIPS 2017 No big shocks in round 2 of the summer. Roy Morris at last got the better of Tom Constance in a match. The only notable news was Robbie McLeod`s loss to Subhayu Banerjee`s when he was a Queen up! Mr McLeod, time to join the coaching sessions at 6:45pm on Thursdays! With…

CLUB NIGHT REPORT – JUNIOR SHOW TIME!

CLUB NIGHT REPORT – JUNIOR SHOW TIME! Thurs 1st June 2017 What a nights chess we had tonight. With 24 players down it was a busy night indeed! The summer round 2 was on with 6 matches playing. Also on was a last round Club Championship match between the reigning champion and leader Declan Shafi…

BOB DUNN SUMMER

BOB DUNN SUMMER

Tonight (Thurs 1st June) is the 2nd round of the Bob Dunn Summer. Please can all players be ready to start by 7:30pm. Normal time-controls in place. Any problems let me know ASAP.

TAFCA AGM & CLUB NIGHT

TAFCA AGM: Thurs 25th May 17 The TAFCA AGM takes place this Thursday 25th May at Castlehill Chess Club Dundee, 7:30pm. All TAFCA players welcome to attend. The trophy winners will also be presented with their trophies on the night. Castlehill Chess Club will still be open as usual for club night if you have…

Quiz Night

Last night’s quiz took place with 13 teams of 5 (plus a few spares). Winners were Team Nicol/Rowe, runners-up were Team Dundee CC. Winners of the mystery prize – a knitted cat – for most interesting team name (selected by the bar staff) were Team Paton for the ‘Know F Alls’. Apart from a couple…

The 9th IAN McNAB MEMORIAL 2017

The 9th Ian McNab Memorial 2017: Thurs 27th April (This Thursday!) Well the vote for the opening for the Ian McNab Memorial was a tad disappointing with only 9 people voting? Anyway the Monkey’s Bum wins it by a cheek with 3 votes; Cochrane’s Gambit had 2, and all the rest 1 each. *  The…

1st 5 MINUTE GRAND PRIX 2017

1st 5-MINUTE GRAND PRIX 2017: 20/04/17 Well we had two 5-Minute Grand Prix tournaments on tonight, one all junior, the other the usual suspects! We had 7 in the main event with the tournament number one player, Andy Rowe taking top spot on the night, winning all 7 matches. Even one he went a queen…

1st 5-MINUTE GRAND PRIX

1st 5-MINUTE GRAND PRIX The first 5-minute takes place Thursday 20th April, 7:45pm start. In all 5 events will take place over the season and the player with the most points becomes Champion! See rules for more info. This year you will forfeit the game if you make an illegal move. Why not come on…