Horfield C retain top spot with assured win over Downend D (21/11/17)

In a complex position on Board 1, Rob Attar could not decide between 26...e3 or nf4.  He went on to win when his opponents flag fell. It was a top v bottom of the table clash that on paper should have proved an easy win, but with chess nothing is ever straight forward. However, in …

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Tough draw keeps Horfield C at the top (16/11/17)

On board 5, Captain Nigel Pollett rolled away the queenside forcing his opponent to sacrifice material and ultimately the game Horfield 'C' had a tricky away fixture away to a very strong University 'B' team that had just come off the back of a win against top of the table South Bristol 'B'. The University's …