Another of Horfield B’s nine lives used up vs. University (23/11/17)

On board 5, very little compensation could be found from Jon Fisher's misplayed kingside attack and the loss of three pawns! Despite a good scrap, the game dissolved into a lost rook and pawn ending for Horfield Matches at the Students' Union (or Richmond Building, as we must learn to call it) used to be …

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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 …