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WIM Sachini Ranasinghe Wins Inaugural Sri Lanka Women Chess Grand Prix 2020

- Abundo 01 Jan, 1970

WIM Sachini Ranasinghe (Nf3 Chess Club) became the Champion of the Inugural Sri Lanka Women’s Chess Grand Prix 2020. Though she lost her last round game to young Tharushi Sandeepani of Devi Balika Vidyalaya, she scored a total of 9 ½ points out of possible 11 Games. Sachini was a four times women’s National Chess … Continue reading WIM Sachini Ranasinghe Wins Inaugural Sri Lanka Women Chess Grand Prix 2020

Women International Master Sachini Ranasinghe leads at the halfway Mark

- Abundo 01 Jan, 1970

WIM Sachini Ranasinghe (Nf3 Chess Club) is in the lead after 6 games of the Inaugural Sri Lanka Women’s Chess Grand Prix 2020 scoring 5 ½ points out of possible. Sachini who was four times Sri Lanka National Women’s Champion beat Dinushki Premanath, THD Niklesha, Oneli Weerawardena, Ashvini Pavalchandran and Prasansa Premanath in a row … Continue reading Women International Master Sachini Ranasinghe leads at the halfway Mark

International Organizers Seminar

- Abundo 01 Jan, 1970

The Asian Chess Federation, in cooperation with the Oman Chess Committee, organized the International Organizers Seminar which was held Online via Zoom from 15 to 19 July 2020. Sixty five students from 16 federations participated in the seminar, there were from BRN, OMA, UAE, YEM, QAT, IRQ, KSA, LEB, KUW, ALG, EGY, MAR, TUN, LBA, … Continue reading International Organizers Seminar

Inaugural Sri Lanka Women’s Chess Grand Prix 2020

- 01 Jan, 1970

The Chess Federation of Sri Lanka is conducting the first women sporting event in the country, the  Inaugural Sri Lanka Women’s Chess Grand Prix 2020 25th, 26th, 27th, 31st July & 1st & 2nd August 2020 at CFSL Headquarters with a total Prize fund of Rs. 70,000/=. With live games webcasted in each and every … Continue reading Inaugural Sri Lanka Women’s Chess Grand Prix 2020

Asian Online Chess Camp for Girls Under-20.

- 01 Jan, 1970

To all National Chess Federations in Asia You are invited to participate in the Asian Online Chess Camp for Girls Under-20. Organized by ACF in cooperation with WOM and FIDE Development Fund support, the camp will be held online, via Zoom, from the 1st to the 20th of August 2020. Every National Federation can nominate … Continue reading Asian Online Chess Camp for Girls Under-20.

Antonio, Primbetov Win Asian Seniors Online Championships

- 01 Jan, 1970

Grandmaster Rogelio Antonio Jr. of the Philippines emerged champion in the Asian Seniors Online Chess Championship for Over-50 age group while Marat Primbetov of Kazakhstan won the over-65 group in the tournaments organized by the Asian Chess Federation 13 to 21st July on Chess.com. Antonio, 58, finished alone in first place with a decisive 7.5 … Continue reading Antonio, Primbetov Win Asian Seniors Online Championships

Sri Lankan News Papers celebrate International Chess Day

- Abundo 01 Jan, 1970

Sri Lankan News Papers had a great deal of celebrations for the International Chess Day

LMST De Silva Wins the 7th Sri Lanka Chess Grand Prix 2020

- Abundo 01 Jan, 1970

LMST De Silva of Nalanda College won the 7th Sri Lanka Chess Grand Prix 2020 convincingly scoring 9 points out of possible 11 Games. He Drew the final Game with EDS Chandula of Colombo University to make the supremacy. LMST is one of the most promising Chess Players in Sri Lanka who came to the … Continue reading LMST De Silva Wins the 7th Sri Lanka Chess Grand Prix 2020

Watch Asian Seniors Zone 3.2 Live Games

- Abundo 01 Jan, 1970

Asian Seniors Zone 3.2 starts 3pm Bangladesh time today Friday 17 July. Watch games live Seniors Over-50 at https://bit.ly/2DKQqP2 Seniors Over-65 at https://bit.ly/3j5zOSi See results and standings in chess-results.com for all Zones.

Instructions to Players in Asian Seniors Online Chess Championship

- Abundo 01 Jan, 1970

Attention All Players in Asian Seniors Online Chess Championship Complete your registration: Please register your FIDE name in your Chess.com profile and upload your ID photo. You should join your respective Zonal chess club in chess.com. Zone 3.2: https://www.chess.com/club/asian-seniors-zone-3-2 Zone 3.3: https://www.chess.com/club/asian-seniors-zone-3-3 Zone 3.4: https://www.chess.com/club/asian-senior-zone-3-4 Zone 3.7: https://www.chess.com/club/asian-senior-zone-3-7 Join your respective club. Otherwise we cannot … Continue reading Instructions to Players in Asian Seniors Online Chess Championship