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We are a thriving, friendly and successful chess club in North-West London.

As we celebrate our 75th anniversary, all our in-person activities are back up and running, and ready to welcome players of all ages and levels!

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The Middlesex League: a Player's Guide

24 September, 2022

The Middlesex League fixtures for the new season have almost all been agreed, and will be appearing in our calendar in the coming days. Here, then, is a recap of how the League works, for the benefit of new members, and also anyone who may be wondering what has changed this season!

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Juniors rule at September blitz!

4 September, 2022

The top places at our FIDE Blitz tournament on Thursday were all taken by junior players!

Congratulations to Stanley Badacsonyi, who won the event with a perfect score of 6/6! Congratulations also to Ethan Sanitt, Nishchal Thatte and Eugenia Karas, who were the top Hendon players in joint second with 5/6.

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Congratulations to GM Vakhidov on Olympiad success!

9 August, 2022

We were delighted to see former Hendon player GM Jakhongir Vakhidov score the decisive win for his team in the Chennai Olympiad today, securing team gold for his country and the individual gold medal on Board 4 with 6½/8 and a 2813 rating performance! Congratulations to him and the Uzbekistan team!

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