Horfield A stumble to reigning champions (05/09/17)

It was never going to be easy opening our campaign against reigning champions Downend A. However, we certainly had our chances in this match although I was too occupied with the complications which erupted in my own game to observe the details of the critical stages of the other games. On board 1, Aaron’s Tarrasch …

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Downend C saddened by Horfield C brilliance on opening day fixture (05/09/17)

The C team season got underway with a trip to Downend and a chance to get use to the new time increment rule. It felt good playing an opening and after 10 moves finding that you had about the same amount of time on your clock that you started with. Brent got the team off …

Horfield C win tense match vs. Grendel in final game of the season (25/04/17)

Grendel had already notified us that they were going to be a player short a few days before the match so we started a game up. Prakash's queen side opened up quickly before any of his King side pieces had developed, which initially caused him a few problems. He managed to even up after various …