Meet The Horfield Players

This week player answering 10 questions is; Nigel Pollett Q1. How long have you been a club member and were you ever with any other chess clubs? Nigel:. I have been a member since the mid nighties when I was introduced to the club by Phil Nendick. Previously as a junior I played for Downend …

Bs Go Top Of Division One !

Horfield B 4-2 Grendel A 1.Krzyzanowski 0-1 Gilbert, 2. Helbig 5-5 Humphries 3.Candelario 1-0 Furnevall, 4. Dilleigh 1-0 Flexman, 5.Richards 1-0, 5. Attar 5-5 Radford. The B's went top of division one last night for at least 24 hours before Bath A play Clevedon A. It may be short lived affair as by the time …

Horfield Players take Part In Bristol Open Blitz Event

Six players represented Horfield Chess Club in the 2nd Open Blitz Championship on 25th November. Rd 11. Phil In Action Against The Legendary Jim Sherwin IM Phil Nendick came 7th scoring 7.5, Derek Pugh 12th with 6.5, . Piotr Zieliński 25th with 6, Peter Marks 47th with 4.5 Kanagasabai Balasubramaniam 56th with 3.0, and Mike …

D Team grab a point away to University B

Denis Fradkin (156)10Tom Homes (140)Dorian Schiefer (UNG)10Prakash Chatterjee (130)Oli Clarke (147)01Peter Marks (126)Conor Newton (107)01Alex Dunn (106)Carmel Barwick (UNG)01Graham Strickland (103)Chris Kaye (109)10Kana Balasubramanian (68)University B33Horfield D We all arrived on time, helped set up and got off to a dreadful start. Prakash against a French Advance touched his h pawn rather than his f6 …

Horfield A Lose Heavily To Clevedon A

 Horfield A            Clevedon A 1. Derek Pugh        0-1 Peter Chaplin2. Peter Kirby       0.5 Max Walker2. Mike Harris       0-1 David Painter-Kooiman4. Matias Candelario 0.5 Matthew Wilson5. Philip Nendick    0-1 David Peters6. Pete Marks        0.5 Chris Strong                   1.5 – 4.5 It goes without saying that Clevedon's belief in themselves is to be admired as they fear no one. …

A Bridge To Far For D Team At Keynsham

John Kilmister 0-1 Tom HomesDuncan MacArthur 1-0 Pete MarksBen Woodcock 1-0 Mike JenningsJim Rowlands 0.5-0.5 Graham StricklandDave Woodruff 0-1 Kana BalasubramaniamChris Hayden 1-0 Siobhan Campbell We arrived on time and it all started particularly well (well apart from my game). Tom had a strong space advantage against John and looked very comfortable. Mike and Ben …