MANILA---Eugene Torre of the Philippines Becomes the First Asian Male Player inducted to the World Chess Hall of Fame by the World Chess Federation for the 2020.
Arena Grandmaster Fletch Archer Arado of Zamboanga City and Ivan Travis Cu of San Juan City continue to reap honors as they finished first and second in the 2021 Congressman Greg Gasataya National Age Group Chess Championship - Visayas Leg for Under 16 Boys on online tournament Saturday, April 10, 2021 at tornelo.com.
Cavite chess wunderkind Jaymiel Piel will be seeking another online chess title when the 2021 Zamboanga Sultans National Age Group Online Chess Championships - Mindanao Leg ages 20 years old and below (Boys & Girls) gets underway on April 17 and 18, 2021 at tornelo online platform.
The Cavite Spartans bounced back from a stinging defeat to Iloilo Kisela Knights, 4-17, as it thumped Iriga City Oragons , 18-3, Saturday, February 27, 2021 to revive its hopes of finishing in the top 8 in the All Filipino Conference Professional Chess Association of the Philippines (PCAP) on online tournament at the lichess platform.
Laguna Heroes defeated Zamboanga Sultans, 2-1, in the rescheduled Armageddon to continue their winning ways in the All Filipino Conference Professional Chess Association of the Philippines (PCAP) and gain a share of lead last Monday, March 1, 2021 at the new online platform chess.com.