Peterhead vs Knights

The Peterhead vs Bon Accord Knights match in the North East Scotland chess league was played at the Albert hotel, Peterhead on Wednesday 25th February 2015. The outcome was as follows:

Peterhead Bon Accord Knights
1 B Chris Rose 1435 0 1 Duncan Harwood 1988
2 W Malcolm MacMillan 1105 0 1 Neil Irving 1644
3 B Dominic Troman 1093 0 1 Leston D’Costa 1421
4 W Default 0 1 Win by default
0 4

World Senior Team Championship

The world senior team championship takes place from the 24th February till the 4th March 2015 in Dresden, Germany.

The Scotland B team in the 50+ category includes Bon Accord club secretary Richard Jennings on board 4.

We wish him and both Scotland teams the best of luck.

The team progress can be followed here: http://www.schachfestival.de/world-senior-team-championship-2015.html

Bishops vs Peterhead

The Bon Accord Bishops vs Peterhead match in the North East Scotland chess league was played on Tuesday 17th February 2015. The outcome was as follows:

  Bon Accord Bishops Peterhead
1 B Mike Cavanagh 1856 1 0 Chris Rose 1435
2 W Richard Jennings 1820 1 0 Malcolm MacMillan 1105
3 B Hugh Holmes 1724 1 0 Dominic Troman 1093
4 W Ian Grieve 1445 1 0 Matthew Buchan U/G
4 0

Stonehaven vs Bon Accord All Stars (Allegro League)

The All Stars vs Stonehaven match in the North East Scotland allegro league was played on Tuesday 17th February 2015. Stonehaven very kindly agreed to play the match at Ferryhill even though it was their home game because of difficulties with scheduling. The outcome was as follows:

Stonehaven Bon Accord All Stars
1 David Grant 1947 0.5 1.5 Daniel Maxwell 2101
2 Keith Emery 1617 0 2 Hamish Olson 1976
3 Bruce Harrold 1568 1.5 0.5 Leston D’Costa 1380
4 David Bridges 1317 0 2 Tariq Pasha 1091
2 6

Scottish National Chess League Rounds 3 and 4 – Sunday 15th February 2015

Bon Accord continued to make good progress in division 5 of the Scottish National Chess League with two convincing wins in rounds 3 and 4. The decisive game in the division is likely to be against Wandering Dragons B in round 5.

The results for rounds 3 and 4 were as follows:

Round 3

East Kilbride Bon Accord
1 W Stewart Gray 1459 0 1 Hamish Olson 2087
2 B Thomas Jose 1341 0 1 Richard Jennings 1820
3 W Morven Petrie 1082 0.5 0.5 Leston D’Costa 1421
4 B Fiona Petrie 1130 0 1 Tariq Pasha 1192
5 W Ethan Palmer 437 0 1 Dylan Bodrell 898
0.5 4.5

 

Round 4

Bon Accord Lenzie Academy
1 W Hamish Olson 2087 1 0 Chris Wan 980
2 B Richard Jennings 1820 1 0 Alan Shen 890
3 W Leston D’Costa 1421 0.5 0.5 Marco D’Alessio 823
4 B Tariq Pasha 1192 1 0 Yvonne Zhou 766
5 W Dylan Bodrell 898 1 0 Lian Tang 668
4.5 0.5

Full results can be seen on the Scottish National League website http://snclchess.co.uk/division-5-results/ .

 

Bon Accord Bishops vs Teflon Sharks (Allegro League)

The Bon Accord Bishops vs Teflon Sharks match in the North East Scotland allegro league was played on Tuesday 3rd Feburary 2015. The outcome was a four all draw, with a notable individual result for Atharva Dabholkar winning on his debut for the Bishops.

Bon Accord Bishops Teflon Sharks
1 Mike Cavanagh 1710 1 1 Jeremy Mitchell 1731
2 Richard Jennings 1755 0.5 1.5 Ross Brennan 1756
3 Ian Grieve 1524 1 1 Eric Davidson 1721
4 Atharva Dabholkar 810 1.5 0.5 Alan Smith 1602
4 4

Club Championship Round 4

The draw for round 4 of the club championship is as follows:

White Black
Mike Cavanagh (2) Richard Jennings (3)
Bob Lothian (2) Ricky Telford (2)
Tariq Pasha (1+1) Duncan Harwood (2)
Alan Smith (2) John Ewen (2)
Callum Smith (2) Leston D’Costa (1½)
Jeremy Mitchell (1½) Stuthi Hegde (½+1)
Neil Irving (1) Dylan Bodrell (1)
Ayo Suberu (1) Euan Gray (½)
Carl Milton (0) Eric Davidson (0)
Ian Grieve (0) Mark Barclay (0)

The deadline for games to be completed is Friday 27th February