The 9th IAN McNAB MEMORIAL: Vote time

The 9th IAN McNAB OPENING THEMED MEMORIAL 2017: Vote now! Here are suggestions for the Ian McNab Memorial.  Please vote now on which one you would like to see played at this years Ian McNab Memorial on Thursday 27th April 2017. 1  Benko Gambit: 1.d4 Nf6 2.c4 c5 3.d5 b5 (Accepted or declined?) 2  Scotch…

BOB DUNN SUMMER 2017: Rd 2 draw

BOB DUNN SUMMER 2017 The 2nd round draw for this competition is now up on our website. The Summer Night for round two is THURSDAY 1st JUNE 2017. Please check your diary and make sure you can play that night. If not contact your opponent and make arrangements for another Thursday “BEFORE” the Summer Night!…

CLUB NIGHT: UPDATE

CLUB NIGHT UPDATE: Thurs 13th April BOB DUNN SUMMER 2017 Well it was the first round of the Bob Dunn Summer and we had some new faces in the competition with 6 new juniors playing a competitive match for the first time, plus one adult! There were a two shock results, which is always good…

SNCL REPORT Rd 7

Dundee City: Scottish National Chess League Round 7: 26th March 2017 Report by Alastair Dawson A few weeks have passed now and the dust has settled on the Scottish National Chess League, 2016/17. The last round, round 7, was held in the Carnegie Conference Centre, Dunfermline. All eyes were on the Dundee City A team…

The 9th IAN McNAB MEMORIAL 2017

The 9th Ian McNab Memorial: Thursday 27th April 2017 Updated: 19:00hrs: 11/04/17: 5 openings now! Here are suggestions so far for the Ian McNab Memorial.  Please email me suggestions for an opening in line with Ian McNabs risky style of play.  Only 3 so far so come on and let me know asap and then…

CLUB CHAMPIONSHIP NIGHT DRAW (last)

CLUB CHAMPIONSHIP NIGHT (Last): Thurs 18th May 2017 It`s turning into a junior battle in the Club Championship. Defending champion, Declan Shafi seen off junior rival Agnijo Banerjee on top board to be in pole position on full points going into the last round. There he will face another Castlehill junior in Euan Dawson! Indeed…

RANDOM KNOCKOUT: Q-FINAL DRAW

RANDOM KNOCKOUT The draw for the Q-Finals of the Castlehill Random Knockout is now up on our website. The deadline date for this round is Thursday 25th May 2017. Good luck to all players left. It is a very strong line up and it`s hard to say who will win. Please contact your opponent ASAP…

CLUB NIGHT UPDATE:

CASTLEHILL CLUB UPDATE: 30/03/17 Another busy night at Castlehill with 25 players down to play chess in one format or another! TAFCA League division 1 Castlehill A 1, Dundee A 3 That`s the league finished now for Castlehill teams. Well played Dundee A, who are (even before this match!) TAFCA division one champions yet again!…

CASTLEHILL CLUB UPDATE: 21/03/17

CASTLEHILL CLUB UPDATE: Tues 21st March: Tuesday 21st March: Update Well it was a busy night at Dundee Chess Club as two Castlehill teams were there, plus Perth A. Six teams in all which is brilliant to see. The city of Dundee needs at least two flourishing chess clubs and it good to see they…

FORTHCOMING EVENTS: April is packed out!

FORTHCOMING EVENTS: April is packed out! It`s a very busy April with something on “EVERY NIGHT!”.  Honest no April Fool! You will need to be on the ball when it comes to organising matches! But then again, TAFCA league will be finished so should be less of a problem, maybe? I have faith in all…