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Sri Lanka National Youth Championships 2022 Under 8 Girls & Under 10 Open

- Abundo 01 Jan, 1970

Oshini, the 1st Girl to be an Open Winner (Under 10) & Sethumsa won the Under 8 Girls Oshini Devindya Gunawardena of Wycherley International School set another record by winning the Sri Lanka National Youth Chess Championships 2022 – Open Under 10 category this year. This is the ist time a Girl won a mixed … Continue reading Sri Lanka National Youth Championships 2022 Under 8 Girls & Under 10 Open

Vietnam Men, Indonesian Women Win SEAG Blitz Chess Team Gold

- Abundo 01 Jan, 1970

The Vietnam men’s team and Indonesian Women’s team won gold medals in the Southeast Asian Games Blitz Chess Team Championship held 21st May 2022 in Ha Long City, Vietnam. Visit chess-results.com for round by round pairings and results. Follow us on Twitter,  facebook and  Instagram. Watch games on Vietnamchess live broadcast Vietnam men finished with 8.5 points followed by … Continue reading Vietnam Men, Indonesian Women Win SEAG Blitz Chess Team Gold

Join FIDE Arbiters Online Seminar in Arabic 9-13 June 2022

- Abundo 01 Jan, 1970

Join the FIDE Arbiters Online Seminar in Arabic language scheduled 9-13 June by FIDE Rules Commission Chairman Abdulrahim Mahdi (photo above). Visit FIDE Arbiters’ Commission announcement on FIDE web site shown below. Email mahdi.abdulrahim2020@gmail.com

Vietnam Scores Double Victory in SEA Games Blitz Individual Championship

- Abundo 01 Jan, 1970

Vietnamese IM Le Tuan Minh won the men’s division while compatriot IM Pham Le Thao Nguyen won the women’s division in the SEA Games Blitz Individual Chess Championship held 20th May 2022 in Ha Long City, Vietnam. The event consisted of 5-round Swiss prelims followed by knockout semifinal and final matches. Visit chess-results.com for round … Continue reading Vietnam Scores Double Victory in SEA Games Blitz Individual Championship

Vinuda Wins Sri Lanka National Youth Under 14 Championship

- Abundo 01 Jan, 1970

Vinuda Shenal Gunathilake of Royal College Colombo won the Sri Lanka National Youth Under 14 Years Chess Championships 2022 scoring 6 points out of 7 possible games.. Vinuda won with the better tie breaker over four more players, Disara Tennakoon, Malisha Weeratunge, Disal Weerasekara and DRBG Galkotuwa. Vinuda beat JSW Basnayake, Thathika Waduge, DCBK Senevirathne, … Continue reading Vinuda Wins Sri Lanka National Youth Under 14 Championship

Join Asian Seniors Chess Championship 14-22 October in Auckland, New Zealand

- Abundo 01 Jan, 1970

  The New Zealand Chess Federation has the honour to invite all National Chess Federations in Asia to participate in the 2022 Asian Seniors Chess Championships for over-50 and over 65-years old and for Women over- 50, from October 14 (arrival) to October 22 (departure), which will be held in the Auckland Rose Park Hotel, … Continue reading Join Asian Seniors Chess Championship 14-22 October in Auckland, New Zealand

Saudi Universities Chess Tournament

- Abundo 01 Jan, 1970

The Saudi Arabian University Sports Union, in cooperation with the Saudi Chess Federation has organized the Saudi Universities Chess Tournament in Al-Baha city during the period of May 12th to the 14th 2022. A total of 13 universities have participated in a 7 round Swiss system 15+10 competition. Visit chess-results.com for round by round results. … Continue reading Saudi Universities Chess Tournament

Vietnam Men, Indonesian Women Win SEAG Rapid Chess Team Championship

- Abundo 01 Jan, 1970

The Vietnam Men’s team and Indonesian Women’s team won the gold medal, respectively, in the SEA Games Rapid Chess Team Championship held 18-19 May 2022 in Ha Long Bay, Vietnam. Philippines and Indonesia won silver and bronze in the men’s while Vietnam and Philippines won silver and bronze in the women’s, respectively. Visit chess-results.com for … Continue reading Vietnam Men, Indonesian Women Win SEAG Rapid Chess Team Championship

IM Michael Concio Rules 1st Relampagos FIDE Chess Cup

- Abundo 01 Jan, 1970

IM Michael “Jako” Concio Jr. emerged champion in the  1st Relampagos FIDE Chess Cup held last month at the Panabo Chess Park, Panabo City in Davao Del Norte. Visit chess-results.com for round by round results. Concio scored 7.5 points on 7 wins, 1 draw and 1 loss to rule the single round robin FIDE standard … Continue reading IM Michael Concio Rules 1st Relampagos FIDE Chess Cup

Vietnam Men and Indonesian Women Lead SEA Games Rapid Chess Team Championship

- Abundo 01 Jan, 1970

Vietnam and Indonesia are leading the Men’s and Women’s, respectively, SEA Games Rapid Chess Team Championship after three rounds. Teams are composed of two players each. Six teams are competing in the men’s division while five teams are in the women’s. Visit chess-results.com for round by round results and standings. Watch games live on Vietnamchess … Continue reading Vietnam Men and Indonesian Women Lead SEA Games Rapid Chess Team Championship