5 minute tournament 8thFeb

A GREAT NIGHT ! In contrast to last weeks large turnout only 6 members contested this double round all play all 5 minute tournament. It’s true that Barnsley F.C. were on the tele but surely that result was predictable! What was not predictable were the results of the early rounds of this competition. Who would …

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5 minute tournament

Six players competed in a five round five minute tournament at the club on Tuesday 18th Jan. There were many mistakes, dropped pieces, losses on time when equal or better and even some draws! The first round went according to rating with wins for Gary, Martin and Pete over Richard John and Shane. Gary moved …

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game tonight

TUESDAY 23-11-21 As well as social chess, we will have a team competing in the Doncaster league at the club tonight. A 4 board match of 2 – 30 min games each versus Barnby Dun will commence at 7.30 pm. Let’s hope the boys can get that much needed win…………………GOOD LUCK

game tonight

Barnsley’s on-line team will taking on Hillsboro tonight in the sheffield on-line league. These games can viewed in real time. The pairings will shortly be visible on the ECF LMS website, simply click on the tv screen at the side of our player’s name(from 7.30pm) and their game will be shown on lichess. You can …

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Club Night 09-11-21

Excellent night at the club………………………. 10 members (3 there for the first time) playing social chess 4 members competing in the Doncaster Bell Trophy against our friends from Dons Chess Club

A return to club nights.

We had a very successful return to organised events at the chess club last night. Thanks to Alan who organised and played in a 10 minute tournament which was eventually won by Vlad. We were pleased to welcome John Reyes the ECF  Silver members rep. who was in Barnsley professionally and looked us up. We …

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