The 27th FIDE World Senior Chess Championship 2017
In Acqui Terme, Italy: 6th to 19th November 2017
Congratulations to Alastair Dawson (Dundee CC & Castlehill Dundee CC) who won the U1800 grading prize in the World Seniors (+65) in Italy. Alastair was seeded 137th in a field of 150 players, 11 of them Grandmasters!
Alastair (1757) finished on 5½ points out of 11 and managed a TPR 1950 in a very strong field.
Once again congratulations Alastair from all the players at Dundee Chess Club and Castlehill Chess Club Dundee.
You represented the City of Dundee and it`s chess community well!
For all of the results and info on this tournament go to the official website “HERE“