LADDER FINAL 2016-17

LADDER FINAL 2016-17 – Thurs 17th Aug 2017 All-play-All; 15 minutes each; play each other twice, white & black: Well what a final we had as it all went down to the last match played! Finalists, Ray Noble. Graham Atkins, Colin Young & Arthur Grant made sure it was a nerve racking final regardless of…

SUMMER NIGHTS CHESS!

Thurs 10th Aug: Club Report Another good nights chess in the Summer months for us with 15 players down when we had nothing special on! We had a possible new member down who despite the language barrier seemed to enjoy the night!   Next week is the Ladder final: Unfortunately Keith Rose cannot go for…

LADDER SECTION REPORT: 3/08/17

LADDER SECTION REPORT: Thurs 3rd August 2017 Nine players playing in two groups made up the ladder for the final time this season (1016-17). GROUP ONE (4 players) 1st= Keith Rose; Graham Atkins & Ray Noble (2pts each) 4th Josh Cargill GROUP TWO (5 players) 1st Arthur Grant (3pts) 2nd Robin Yau (2 Pts) 3rd=…

LADDER UPDATE IMPORTANT!

LADDER SECTION DEADLINE: Thursday 3rd August The final night of the Ladder section is this coming Thursday 3rd August 2017. Now this has proved to be a popular event especially since we moved over to the new format suggested by Arthur Grant. But this season due to a lot of competitions and junior coaching, there…

CLUB NIGHT REPORT: 27/07/17

CLUB NIGHT REPORT: 27th July 2017 At this time of year 9 players down is not bad, especially as a good few are on holiday now! The 4th 5-Minute Grand Prix took place with 5 players in it. The old man of the club, Graham Atkins, turned back the hands of time and blew the…

CLUB NIGHT REPORT: Thurs 20th July

CLUB NIGHT REPORT: Thurs 20th July 2017 Well what a turnout at our club tonight with over 16 people down. This despite the fact there is two big tournaments on the go in Dundee this week. The 150th  Anniversary GM Tournament and the 124th Scottish Championships in which we have players either playing or organising.…

BOB DUNN SUMMER 2017

THE BOB DUNN SUMMER CHAMPIONSHIP 2017 The 4th and last round draw is now up on our website. Only two players on full points and they meet each other other to decide who will be the 2017 Summer champion! Yes Ray Noble and Roy Morris both won their 3rd round matches, just, after both being…

150 & SCOTTISH CHAMPIONSHIPS: STV FILMING

NEWS…IMPORTANT NEWS…Mon 17th July 2017 150th Anniversary Dundee GM Tournament & Scottish Championships STV have been at the Bonar Hall filming a report on the 150 & Scottish today Monday 17th July 2017. The news article will be shown on STV tonight (Mon 17th July) at 18:10hrs (6:10pm). This is good news for Dundee and…

Scottish Championships, Dundee

Scottish Championships update: International Open round 1 (Sat) IM Mark Orr (2140) 1 – 0 Ben Volland (1723) Tom Constance (1639) ½ – ½ Andrew Green (2065) Declan Shafi (2013) 1 – 0 Rachel Lorna Smith (1529) Alastair Dawson (1793) 0 – 1 FM Tim Wall (2242) FM Charles Storey (2214) 1 – 0 Euan…