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Join Asian Continental Open and Women’s 25 Oct – 4 Nov 2022 in New Delhi, India

- Abundo 01 Jan, 1970

All India Chess Federation on behalf of Asian Chess Federation and FIDE, invites Asian Federations to participate in the Asian Continental Chess Championships (Open and Women’s) from 25th October (arrival) to 04th November (departure) 2022 in New Delhi, India. Download Asian_Continental_2022  

Good Luck to Indonesian Teams to Chennai Olympiad

- Abundo 01 Jan, 1970

Indonesian team, from left, Kristianus Liem (team manager), Yoseph Theolifus Taher, Novendra Priasmoro, Mohamad Ervan, Agus Kurniawan, Rudijanto Majella (captain) Indonesian women, from left, Lisa Lumongdong (captain), Dewi AA Citra, Irene Kharisma Sukandar, Medina Warda Aulia, Fariha Mariroh, Ruslan Scherbakov (coach)

Good luck to Kuwait and Vietnam Teams

- Abundo 01 Jan, 1970

Good luck to Vietnam women’s team, from left, WGM Nguyen Thi Mai Hung,  WGM Hoang Thi  Bao  Tram,  Bach Ngoc Thuy Duong,  Nguyen Thien  Ngan,  WGM Vo  Thi Kim Phung. The Kuwait delegation.

World Chess Day Chess Culture Festival Held in Liaocheng, China

- Abundo 01 Jan, 1970

On July 22, 7.20 World Chess Day Chess Culture Festival launching ceremony was held in Liaocheng of Shandong Province. The festival was guided by World Chess Federation, Asian International Chess Federation, and Shandong Provincial Sports Bureau, organized by Board and Card Games Administrative Center of the General Administration of Sport of China, Chinese Chess Association, … Continue reading World Chess Day Chess Culture Festival Held in Liaocheng, China

Good luck to Philippines, Palestine and Myanmar Olympiad Teams

- Abundo 01 Jan, 1970

Philippine team, from left to right: GM Eugene Torre, Mrs. Maria Lina Torre, GM John Paul Gomez, IM Paulo Bersamina, GM Darwin Laylo, WIM Marie Antoinette San Diego, WGM Janelle Mae Frayba, WFM Shania Mae Mendoza, WIM Kylen Mordido, WIM Jan Jodilyn Fronda, GM Jayson Gonzales Palestine team. Myanmar men’s team. [L to R – … Continue reading Good luck to Philippines, Palestine and Myanmar Olympiad Teams

Register Now for Free Accommodation in Asian Amateur Chess Championship

- Abundo 01 Jan, 1970

Register now and get free Accommodation for official players (Open & Women) from each country. See the technical regulation and registration method through the following link: https://www.fide.com/calendar/52520

Good luck to Guam and Oman Olympiad teams

- Abundo 01 Jan, 1970

Good luck to Guam Chess Federation Delegations: Front Row, Women’s Team: Olga Szekely (deceased-former Board 1), Myra Ollet (Board 1), Grace Estur (Board 3), Gabrielle Estur (Board 4) & Carmina Jasmine Ramas (Board 5); not in picture, Ruth Anne Baptista Nacario (Board 2) 2ND Row: Analin Estur (Head of Delegations/Women’s Team Captain), Zoltan Szekely (widthdrawn … Continue reading Good luck to Guam and Oman Olympiad teams

Good Luck to Iraqi, Laos and New Zealand Teams

- Abundo 01 Jan, 1970

Good luck to Iraqi (above), Laos (below) and New Zealand women’s teams to the Chennai Olympiad. Standing at center is Iraqi Chess Federation president Dhafer Al Madhloum. The New Zealand women’s team, from left,  Weiyang (Cadence) Yu, WCM Yixuan ( Isabelle) Ning, Anya Thurner, WFM Vyanla Punsalan, WIM Jasmine Zhang

Professional Chess Association of the Philippines Play-Offs

- Abundo 01 Jan, 1970

The Quezon City Simba’s Tribe had another impressive performance in the 2022 Professional Chess Association of the Philippines (PCAP) online chess tournament after sweeping both of their matches in their Northern division back-to-back clashes virtually held over Chess.com platform on Saturday night, July 23, 2022. Visit Professional Chess Association of the Philippines facebook page. The … Continue reading Professional Chess Association of the Philippines Play-Offs

Malaysian Chess Festival is Back!

- Abundo 01 Jan, 1970

The Dato’ Arthur Tan Chess Centre (DAT Chess Centre) with endorsement from the Malaysian Chess Federation will be organizing the 17th MALAYSIAN CHESS FESTIVAL 2022 comprising the following events as per the details below: All the events will be held in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia 1) ASTRO MERDEKA TEAM CHESS CHAMPIONSHIP 2022 Dates: 2nd & 3rd September 2022 (Friday … Continue reading Malaysian Chess Festival is Back!