Dreadnoughts Hold Steady Against the Nor'easters

Dreadnoughts Hold Steady Against the Nor'easters

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Sep 26, 2013

In a critical match, the New England Nor’easters had white against the Dreadnoughts in week five of the USCL.  The Dreadnoughts’ lineup once again featured our usual three powerhouse players GM Mikheil Kekelidze, GM Michael Rohde and IM Jay Bonin....

The Rohde to Victory...

The Rohde to Victory...

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Sep 13, 2013

A tough match on paper, with many predictors thinking everything was going to go horribly wrong for the Dreadnoughts, ended in a very convincing victory for Connecticut.  Indeed, the 3-1 victory nearly ended by an even wider margin had advantages ...

USCL Week 2: Exciting draw vs. Boston!

USCL Week 2: Exciting draw vs. Boston!

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Sep 6, 2013

After a fantastic start in week one, week two saw the Dreadnoughts and Blitz make the only drawn match of the week.  Despite the final split, the match was not without its fair share of drama.  Boston Blitz     Connecticut Dreadnoughts GM ...

Video Interview with WIM Yuanling Yuan

Video Interview with WIM Yuanling Yuan

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Oct 24, 2012

Yuanling Yuan is Canada's top women's chess player.  She is a member of the US Chess League's Connecticut Dreadnoughts team.   Visit our website: www.fairfieldcountychess.com/dreadnoughts.html to learn more about our team.  

CT Dreadnoughts Fall to Miami Sharks

CT Dreadnoughts Fall to Miami Sharks

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Oct 12, 2012

By NM Ian Harris: At the beginning of the 2012 US Chess League season, fans were abuzz about the arrival about the new team the Connecticut Dreadnoughts, based out of the Chess Club of Fairfield County.  Our convenient location made it possible f...

CT Dreadnoughts draw the NY Knights

CT Dreadnoughts draw the NY Knights

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Oct 3, 2012

By NM Daniel Lowinger: Greetings from the cardiac ward of Norwalk Hospital where many of the Dreadnoughts and other audience members were rushed by ambulance upon completion of the NY-CT Heart-stopper! Just kidding about the hospital bit, but it ...

CT Dreadnoughts Defeat St. Louis!

CT Dreadnoughts Defeat St. Louis!

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Sep 28, 2012

As if they knew the Dreadnoughts were about to steer their ship back on track, most of our team and a growing group of spectators turned out last night to root us to victory against St. Louis. Among our audience were 5 masters and some of our stro...

Interview with Grandmaster Robert Hess

Interview with Grandmaster Robert Hess

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Sep 20, 2012

Team manager Ian Harris interviews the top rated player in the league Grandmaster Robert Hess to find out about how he balances school with chess, what he expects of the team and more!  Be sure to check out our website for more videos and match re...

Week 3: Connecticut Draws Baltimore

Week 3: Connecticut Draws Baltimore

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Sep 20, 2012

Like the 2012 Championship Miami Heat basketball team that brought such high expectations when it formed its Big 3 in 2011, we are taking our lumps as the top seed in the USCL our inaugural season. Against Baltimore, team manager Ian Harris' forme...

Interview with team manager Ian Harris

Interview with team manager Ian Harris

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Sep 18, 2012

Check out this interview with Ian Harris, the mananger of the Connecticut Dreadnoughts.  Harris talks about details including our roster, the origins of our team and our sponsor the Chess Club of Fairfield County.     Feel free to post any fol...

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