by Marlon Bernardino-
THE 1st MSI Konstruct Cup Team Tournament Apatan 2100 and below Chess Team Tournament will start off on March 31, 2019 at the third floor of Alphaland Southgate Mall, Edsa Magallanes in Makati City.
Team composition with an average rating of 2100 and below, four players with or without titled chess players. Titled chess players should be on board one according to tournament organizer Mark Oliver S. Ingcad in the National Chess Federation of the Philippine to be sanctioned tournament.
Prizes at stake is P40,000 plus trophy for the team champion in the one-day event supervised by Chief Arbiter Alexander "Alex" Dinoy of the Chess Arbiter Union of the Philippines and will be applying the 20 minutes plus five seconds delay time control format via seven round Swiss-System.
The second to seventh placers are set to pocket their respective cash prizes worth P25,000, P15,000, P10,000, P8,000, P5,000 and P3,000 respectively.
Special prizes for the top team performer in the Best High School team, Best College team and top 50 years old and above worth P3,000 plus three (3) raffle entry worth P3,000 each.
A registration fee of P3,300 is set for early birds on or before March 28, 2019. On-site registration fee will increase by P500, and it will become P3,800 on March 31, 2019.
For early registration please send to Mark Oliver S. Ingcad with BPI account number: 2589-1420-58
Call or text Alexander "Alex" Dinoy at 0918-370-5750 and Robin Jay Brando at 0927-720-3884 for complete details.-Marlon Bernardino-