Thursday, 27 September 2018

Inaugural Fife Champions match - 26/09/18

Congratulations to all who took part in the inaugural Fife Champions match. Dunfermline took the championship with 10 points; Kirkcaldy on 6.5 and Newport on 1.5. Thank you to organiser and host Stuart Blyth of Kirkcaldy. The three clubs enjoyed the occasion which had plenty of entertaining games. Looking forward to seeing this become an annual event!

Dunfermline 1 Stirling 4 - 24/09/18

Dunfermline 1 Stirling 4

Ben Volland 1/2 Jim Shemilt
Jamie O'Connor 0-1 Steve Smith
Calum Smith 0-1 Graham Anderson
Stewart Brisbane 0-1 David McAlister
Gordon Greig 1/2 Brad Duthie

There was a debut league win for David McAlister who's a welcome 
newcomer having moved here following a long and distinguished chess 
career in Northern Ireland.