High fives for Hackney Major!

Hackney Major have brought home our first silverware of the season after a 2.5-1.5 victory over Cavendish secured the London League Division 5 title. There were wins on the night for captain Chris Gribben and Zebedee Jones, along with a draw for Alistair Dyte on top board and a defeat for George Perkins. Hackney Major finished the season with 7.5/9

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It’s 4NC Hell as Hackney are relegated

Another disappointing season for our 4NCL team who were relegated to Division 4 after the final three rounds in Wokefield Park. On Saturday we drew with West is Best 3-3, then lost to Fermented Sharks on Sunday and drew 3-3 on Monday against The Rookies. A big thank you to Francis Chin who as always was an excellent captain and

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Burgoyne’s boys see off the Metropolitan elite!

Great win for our London League Div 3 team last night over Metropolitan 2 to make sure of that division status after our usual dalliance with relegation. A big thanks to our wonderful skipper Peter Burgoyne who has led the team brilliantly and played some blinding games. Wins for Tobias Baumann, Peter, Salim Kriman, Alistair Dyte, Jeff Leung and your

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The Blade Runner Gambit

We have been approached by Secret Cinema (secretcinema.org) asking whether we would like to participate in their current project Blade Runner, the Final Cut which is taking place in London (location is secret, I will reveal when I know who is coming). See here for more details please: https://tickets.secretcinema.org/?utm_expid=12954320-7.WspvIXiJTMyaUb1_jTYsVA.0 As you can see this is an interactive experience based on

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Paulo comes up Roses

Our popular player Paulo Rosario has had a difficult season but he came up trumps with a beautiful win in the crucial victory against Athenaeum last week. Says Paulo: “I have been having a very disappointing season (missing wins, and failing to save some draws) so it was great to have my first win of the season. I made an

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Mateo leads way at Athenaeum

Hackney Gorki are waiting on a crucial adjournment after finishing their Division 6 match against Athenaeum 2-1 ahead with George Perkins adjourned. A draw will be enough to secure a vital win in Gorki’s title challenge. There were wins for Mateo Lario de Miguel and Omar Jassim. Here is Mateo’s winning game with the White pieces.

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