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Asians Perform in FIDE Online Rapid World Cup Cadets & Youth 2021

- Abundo 01 Jan, 1970

Philippines’ Paez keeps share of lead by Marlon Bernardino MANILA, Philippines—Woman Candidate Master Alexandra Sydney Paez of the Philippines battled to a draw with Woman International Master Govhar Beydullayeva of Azerbaijan and and kept a share of the lead after the fifth round of the FIDE Online Rapid World Cup Cadets & Youth 2021 chess … Continue reading Asians Perform in FIDE Online Rapid World Cup Cadets & Youth 2021

Philippine bets on top of FIDE Online Rapid World Cup Cadets & Youth 2021

- Abundo 01 Jan, 1970

By Marlon Bernardino MANILA, Philippines—Woman Candidate Master Alexandra Sydney Paez of the Philippines remained undefeated after four rounds of action in the FIDE Online Rapid World Cup Cadets & Youth 2021 chess championship on Monday, August 2, 2021 virtually held at Tornelo Platform. The 17 years old Paez, an online Arena International Master, one of … Continue reading Philippine bets on top of FIDE Online Rapid World Cup Cadets & Youth 2021

Sri Lanka National Online Novices Chess Championship 2021

- Abundo 01 Jan, 1970

Northern (Northern, North Central & Eastern) Open event and Southern (Galle, Matara & Hambanthota) – Women’s event Rishiikaran and Minudi win outright! Rishiikaran Sivaskaran (photo above) of Jaffna Hindu College displayed excellent performance, just giving a draw to Janukshan and winning all other 7 games with Methiyugan Kavinaya, Keishan Deijan, Rithika Shamy, Sanjey Haneshkumar, Perinpanayagam … Continue reading Sri Lanka National Online Novices Chess Championship 2021

India, Iran, Mongolia Grab Individual Golds in Asian Schools

- Abundo 01 Jan, 1970

Indian boys won the gold medals in the Under-7, 9 and 15 divisions while Iran won Under 11 and 13 divisions, and Mongolia won the Under-17 age group in the Asian Schools Chess Championships held over the weekend of 29-31 July on Tornelo. Visit chess-results.com for round by round standings and to download games. See … Continue reading India, Iran, Mongolia Grab Individual Golds in Asian Schools

Anand to lead strongest team India in online Chess Olympiad

- Abundo 01 Jan, 1970

Five time world Champion Viswanathan Anand will lead the team of India in the second online chess Olympiad scheduled 8-15 September. The Indian team that jointly won the gold medal alongside main competitors Russia, will be looking at repeating the feat and this time, hopefully, as a single winner of the gold medal.  For the … Continue reading Anand to lead strongest team India in online Chess Olympiad

India, Iran, Uzbekistan Win Team Golds in Asian Schools Chess Championships

- Abundo 01 Jan, 1970

Indian teams won the Under-7, 9, 11 and 15 age categories while Uzbekistan won the Under-13 age group and Iran won the Under-17 age group in the boys division of the Asian Schools Chess Championships over the 29-31 July weekend on Tornelo. Close to 900 boys and girls from 25 countries saw action. See report … Continue reading India, Iran, Uzbekistan Win Team Golds in Asian Schools Chess Championships

San Diego, Marticio Lead Philippine Girls to FIDE Online Olympiad

- Abundo 01 Jan, 1970

by Marlon Bernardino MANILA, Philippines—Jerlyn Mae San Diego (above right) of Dasmarinas City, Cavite and Woman National Master Jersey Marticio (above left) of Cabuyao City, Laguna defeated their last round opponents, respectively, to share the top honors at the conclusion of the Selection Event for 2021 FIDE Online World Chess Olympiad – Grand Finals (Girls) … Continue reading San Diego, Marticio Lead Philippine Girls to FIDE Online Olympiad

India, Iran, Singapore Teams Lead Asian School Chess Championships Boys Division

- Abundo 01 Jan, 1970

The Indian teams lead the Under-7, 9 and 15 groups of the Asian Schools Chess Championships for boys being played in the weekend of 29-31 July on Tornelo. Iran leads the Under-11 and 13 groups while Singapore is the surprise leader in the Under-17 groups. Visit chess-results.com for round by round standings and to download … Continue reading India, Iran, Singapore Teams Lead Asian School Chess Championships Boys Division

Philippine Selection for 2021 FIDE Online Chess Olympiad – Grand Finals (Girls)

- Abundo 01 Jan, 1970

by Marlon Bernardino MANILA, Philippines—Woman National Master Jersey Marticio of Cabuyao City, Laguna solidified her position on top of the Selection Event for 2021 FIDE Online World Chess Olympiad – Grand Finals (Girls) Division after scoring a victory over Kate Nicole Ordizo of Alaminos City, Pangasinan Tuesday held online at Tornelo Platform. The 14 year … Continue reading Philippine Selection for 2021 FIDE Online Chess Olympiad – Grand Finals (Girls)

Indian Teams Dominate Asian Schools Girls Chess Championships, Other Individual Players Shine

- Abundo 01 Jan, 1970

The Asian Schools Girls Chess Championship ended Sunday with Indian teams dominating the team competition while individual players from Philippines, Bangladesh and Iran also grabbed titles in the individual championships. Visit chess-results.com for round by round individual and team standings, and to download games. Watch interviews of players Interview with Sara Davari during Asian Schools … Continue reading Indian Teams Dominate Asian Schools Girls Chess Championships, Other Individual Players Shine