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OLOPSC “Surfin D’ Board” Online Chess Tournament set May 8

- Abundo 01 Jan, 1970

by Marlon Bernardino. All is set for the 3rd staging of Our Lady of Perpetual Succour’s (OLOPSC) “Surfin D’ Board” Online Chess Tournament on May 8. The tournament is a pet project of the OLOPSC Parent-Teachers Association (PTA) according to its President, Sir Errol Bernard Torres. “Even in a pandemic, online chess tournament  is a … Continue reading OLOPSC “Surfin D’ Board” Online Chess Tournament set May 8

Asia’s First Grandmaster Eugene Torre Inducted Into World Chess Hall of Fame

- Abundo 01 Jan, 1970

Filipino chess legend Eugene Torre has been inducted to the World Chess Hall of Fame, becoming the first Asian male to be conferred such honor. Torre, who will turn 70 in November, joins Polish-Argentine Grandmaster Miguel Najdorf and GM Judit Polgar of Hungary as 2020 nominees of the World Chess Federation (FIDE). They were nominated … Continue reading Asia’s First Grandmaster Eugene Torre Inducted Into World Chess Hall of Fame

2nd Balochistan Masters Ramazan Cup

- Abundo 01 Jan, 1970

Visit chess-results.com for round by round results and standings.

Daniel Baylosis Wins KCCR Online Chess Tournament

- Abundo 01 Jan, 1970

by Marlon Bernardino. Daniel Baylosis of Pinamungajan, Cebu bagged the Championship crown of the latest KCCR online Chess Tournament, held at lichess. com last April 15, 2021. Baylosis scored 8 wins, 1 loss, and a draw in a 10-round Swiss system. He was followed by John Nickolas Faustino with the same output but was placed … Continue reading Daniel Baylosis Wins KCCR Online Chess Tournament

Dahamdi wins 2nd Sri Lanka Youth Girls (Under 14) Chess Grand Prix 2021.

- Abundo 01 Jan, 1970

Sandula Dahamdi of Musaeus College (receivng award above) won the first game and had a draw in the second game against her strong opponent Ehsha Pallie of Visakha Vidyalaya (photo below) and won the event without getting tie. Throughout the event, both Dahamdi and Ehsha played good chess and performed really well by making the … Continue reading Dahamdi wins 2nd Sri Lanka Youth Girls (Under 14) Chess Grand Prix 2021.

IM Angelo Abundo Young wins Maravril Enterprise Batasan tournament

- Abundo 01 Jan, 1970

by Marlon Bernardino. Fresh from winning the Gerardo Cabellon online birthday chess tournament last April 10, 2021, International Master Angelo Abundo Young stamped his class again by topping the Maravril Enterprise Batasan online chess tournament last April 13, 2021 at lichess.org. Young, an 8-time Illinois USA Champion, tallied 9.5 points out of possible 10 to rule … Continue reading IM Angelo Abundo Young wins Maravril Enterprise Batasan tournament

The Inaugural CFSL Online Youth (Under 18 Open) Rapid Chess Championship 2021

- Abundo 01 Jan, 1970

L M S T De Silva wins with dominant performance! Sri Lanka National Number 3, L M S T De Silva (photo above) of Nalanda College dominated the whole tournament by scoring a grand slam of 7 points out of 7 games at the Inaugural CFSL Online Youth (Under 18Yrs. Open) Rapid Chess Championship 2021 … Continue reading The Inaugural CFSL Online Youth (Under 18 Open) Rapid Chess Championship 2021

Ivan Travis Cu Tops National Age Group Chess Championship Mindanao leg

- Abundo 01 Jan, 1970

by Marlon Bernardino. Filipino chess prodigy Ivan Travis Cu of San Juan City pocketed the top honors in the 2021 Zamboanga Sultans National Age Group Chess Championship Mindanao leg Under-18 Boys division on Saturday, April 17, 2021 at the tornelo platform. The 12-year-old Cu, a grade six student of Xavier School under the guidance of … Continue reading Ivan Travis Cu Tops National Age Group Chess Championship Mindanao leg

NM Andador Rules Espana Chess Club Manila 26th edition

- Abundo 01 Jan, 1970

by Marlon Bernardino. THE 26th edition of España Chess Club Manila, dubbed as “Marianito Faeldonia’s 77th Birthday” was successfully completed and National Master Rolando Andador of Talisay  City, Negros Occidental emerged as the champion. He captivated the chess world after winning the 1995 Philippine Junior Championship. Currently, Andador is one of the top players of … Continue reading NM Andador Rules Espana Chess Club Manila 26th edition

2nd Sri Lanka Youth Girls (Under 14) Chess Grand Prix 2021

- Abundo 01 Jan, 1970

Dahamdi and Ehsha enter the Grand Finals! After a hard battle of almost twelve hours Chess, both champions of Group X and Y win the semi -finals of the 2nd Sri Lanka Youth Girls (Under 14 Yrs) Chess Grand Prix today. Oneli Vithanawasam (Lyceum International School, Wattala) won the first game of the Semi Final 1 with … Continue reading 2nd Sri Lanka Youth Girls (Under 14) Chess Grand Prix 2021