Monthly Archives: January 2009

Rathmines B Armstrong team score first win of season

Here’s the scorecard from Wednesday night’s Armstrong match, 28th January. Rathmines B scored their first, and very impressive, match win of the season. Report from Michael: Just a few words about what remember, the win came as a complete surprise … Continue reading

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Blitz results

The 2009 Rathmines Blitz Tournament was held on Tuesday 27th January. It was a quiet night by the standards of this competition, with just 12 players. However, there are two more rounds to go and any player can join in … Continue reading

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Minature gem from Ed

O’Hanlon Cup, Board 6, 13 January 2009 White: Kelvin Shunjie Koh (rating 1152) Dublin University Black: Ed Cunningham (rating 966) Rathmines Replay Game Here A really good game from Ed, featuring a well-executed king hunt and mating attack. Ed’s comments … Continue reading

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Armstrong A v. Malahide NEW DATE

The Armstrong A team were due to play their round 8 against Malahide on Monday 26th January. It has now been moved back to Monday 2nd February.

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BEA result vs. Balbriggan

Played 10-01-09 BALBRIGGAN RATHMINES 1.Daniel J. Fajinhi U.G. 1-0 Ed Cunningham 966 2.Kieran Howley 1016 1-0 Johannah Lowry O’Reilly 700 3.Michael Eyers 980 1/2-1/2 Shane Hall 728 4.Paul Bellew 788 1-0 Dee Mowlds 700 5.Peter Kennon U.G. 1-0 Walk Over

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Philip Hogarty Memorial Rapidplay

There will be a Memorial Rapidplay Event for Philip Hogarty on Saturday, April 4th in the Teachers Club in Dublin. Entry fee will be 20 euro and all proceeds will go towards making this tournament an annual event. Registration will start … Continue reading

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2009 Blitz Competition

The Annual Rathmines blitz tournament kicks off again this month. This is held over three nights, each of nine games. There will be prizes for Senior, Intermediate, and Junior levels, but all players are mixed into a single competition. John … Continue reading

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