T. W. Crabb Shield Tournament – Saturday 21st July 2018

at the Red Lion, 653 Chesterfield Road, Sheffield, S2 4HT (Woodseats league match venue) Doors Open: 11.00 a.m. Format: 6 rounds each of 50 minutes, with players having a straight 25 minutes each for all moves. Round 1: 11.20a.m. Round 2: 12.20p.m. Lunch (available at the bar): 1.20-2.00 Round 3: …

We gave them a fight! (Sheffield Chess Association Richardson Cup Quarter Final)

I said to Bill, just before George finally caved in cementing a 6-0 scoreline, that I felt this had been our best performance of the whole cup run.  Even Shane who was a piece down quite early made them battle while Bob, George and I had very competitive positions which, …