4NCL (Four Nations Chess League) Round 6 report

4NCL (Nations Chess League) Dundee City teams are a joint venture between Castlehill Chess Club Dundee and Dundee Chess Club. SEASON 5 – ROUND 6 (7 rounds in total) Tuesday 5th April 22 – 7:30pm Time-Control: 45 minutes + 15 seconds increments What an incredible performance from all five of our teams with 4 winners and…

CASTLEHILL CLUB CHAMPIONSHIP ONLINE Round 4 draw

CASTLEHILL CLUB CHAMPIONSHIP ONLINE Round 4 draw Well it took a bit of pushing and shoving but we finally got round three matches completed (well almost!). There were a few surprise results including a 7 move victory for Ed Walton (1453) over Ana Belen Seijas Otero (1403) ! Of course it was either a mouse…

LADDER QUALIFYING SECTION 2021-22 It`s back!

LADDER QUALIFYING SECTION 2021-22 This will run from Thursday 24th March, until about end of July. This competition was created to help players who did not have a match or league match but wanted to play competitive chess a game which goes for allegro grading rather than just fun games.   We run three tables:…

TAFCA ALLEGRO CHAMPIONSHIP SERIES 2021-22 Last but one!

TAFCA ALLEGRO CHAMPIONSHIP SERIES 2021-22 CLUB – CASTLEHILL – Thurs 24th March 2022 – 7:30pm – Lichess 5 round Swiss – 15 minutes each player We had 13 players in the penultimate TAFCA Allegro playing for the TAFCA Castlehill title and points towards the TAFCA Overall championship.   It is fitting that a Castlehill player…

4NCL (Nations Chess League) Round 5 reports!

4NCL (Nations Chess League) Dundee City teams are a joint venture between Castlehill Chess Club Dundee and Dundee Chess Club. SEASON 5 – ROUND 5 (7 rounds in total) Tuesday 22nd March 22 – 7:30pm Time-Control: 45 minutes + 15 seconds increments   Over the 5 teams Dundee City did well with 3 wins, 1…

CHESS NEWS (including TAFCA & Junior4NCL)!

CHESS NEWS Well as expected the turnout for our club night on Thursday 17th March 22 was poor by any standards, but what can you expect when the following was on! St. Patricks night! JUNIOR 4NCL matches online And 3 TAFCA matches online on Thursday 17th March 22. 7:30pm involving our “A”, “B” and “C” teams!…