by Marlon Bernardino
Final Standings: (Nine Round Swiss-System, Three Minutes plus two seconds increment, 86 players)
7.5 points---FM David Elorta
7.0 points---IM Paulo Bersamina, FM Stephen Rome Pangilinan, IM Oliver Dimakiling, FM Austin Jacob Literatus, IM Angelo Young
6.5 points---GM Darwin Laylo, WGM Janelle Mae Frayna, FM Mari Joseph Turqueza
6.0 points---Don Tyrone Delos Santos, Darry Bernardo, FM Alekhine Nouri, IM Chris Ramayrat Jr., FM Nelson "Elo" Mariano III, NM John Merill Jacutina, IM Ricardo de Guzman, Manasseh Jao
It’s all systems go for the staging of the Pampanga Fide Rated Open and Kids Chess Tournament which will unfold Jan. 5, 2019 at the Marquee Mall in Angeles, Pampanga.
The one-day chessfest is featured two division tournament, an Open and Kids category 13 and under, according to tournament organizer Jose Fernando "Fer" Camaya.
MASISILAYAN si Philippine young chess wizard Jasper Concepcion Faeldonia sa Singapore na nag nanais na mas mapaganda ang kanyang world ranking bukod sa hangaring muling makapagbigay ng karangalan sa bayan.
Kasama ang kanyang second na si U.S.at Philippine National Master Almario Marlon Bernardino Jr., makikipagtagisan ng talino si Jasper sa 35th Singapore Age Group Chess Championships 2018 na gaganapin sa Kallang Theater, 1Stadium walk sa Singapore mula Disyembre 27 hanggang 30, 2018.
It’s all systems go for the staging of the Alphaland All Masters Rapid chess tournament which will unfold December 22 at the Activity Hall, 2nd Floor, Alphaland Makati Place, Ayala Avenue corner Malugay Street in Makati City.
Titled "Handog Christmas sa Mga Philippine Chess Masters," the one-day chessfest is organized by Chess Circle club founding head at president Leonardo "Nards" Jimenez at vice president Exy Perez and will serve as a Christmas treat for all chess masters of the country (NM, IM, FM, GM).
Novelty Chess-Club President Sonsea Agonoy was awarded as the champion of National City Chess Club 2018 Grand Prix in National City, San Diego, California, USA. Tie for 2nd & 3rd Southern California and Las Vegas Champions/awardees Joel Quiba and Ben Barquin.
The Bacarra, Ilocos Norte native Agonoy got $373 for his effort.
FIDE Master David Elorta emerged the winner of the one-day tough Chess Circle Club-All Masters Rapid chess tournament which concluded last Saturday, December 22, 2018 at the second floor Activity Hall of Alphaland Makati Place in Malugay Street, Makati City.
Elorta, a habitue of Tarrasch Knight Chess Club in Guadalupe Mall, collected 6.0 points to win the seven-round tournament going home with the top purse of P10,000 and “Eugene Torre Trophy” in the National Chess Federation of the Philippines sanctioned tournament organized by Chess Circle Club International founding head/ president Leonardo "Nards" Jimenez and vice president Exy Perez in close cooperation with Asia's First Grandmaster Eugene Torre, Lea Bautista and Alphaland Corporation which attracted 26 country's chess masters.
NAG courtesy call ang Philippine Youth Team na binubuo ng mga mag-aaral mula General Trias City, Cavite Chess Club sa pangunguna ni Philippine coach Ederwin Estavillo na presidente din ng General Trias City, Cavite kay Usec. Tonisito M.C Umali -Department of Education Undersecretary for Legislative Liaison Office, External Partnerships Service and School Sports nitong Biyernes sa Department of Education main office sa Pasig City. Ang Philippine Youth Team