Chess

  • IMs Pascua, Dimakiling at Roque nanatili sa kontensiyon sa 45th Selangor Open Chess

    NANATILI sa kontensiyon sina Filipino International Masters Haridas Pascua at Oliver Dimakiling at National Master Merben Roque sa pagpapatuloy ng 45th Selangor Open Chess Tournament 2018 na ginaganap sa Grand Ballroom, 5th floor, Cititel Mid Valley Hotel sa Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

    Dahil sa tagumpay nitong seventh round Sabado ay naghatid kay Pascua sa 5.5 points para makisalo sa second hanggang 5th spots kasama sina Dimakiling, Roque at Malaysian Chan Kim Yew.

  • Int’l chess: Frayna finishes in 5-way tie at 11th place

    Janelle Mae Frayna downed Germans Nguyen Ha Tranh and Tiffany KInzel in the final two rounds to finish in a five-way tie at 11th spot in the just concluded Women’s International Open in Erfurt, Germany.

  • JRS BET SIMBORIO WINS RAPID CHESSFEST

    Final Standings (Seven Round Swiss System)

    6.0 points---Marc Simborio 

    5.5 points---Mohamad Sacar, Jake Espinosa, Alvin Roma

    4.5 points---NM Julius Sinangote, NM Romeo Alcodia, Enriquez Gonzales, Richard Catindoy, Pacheco Gyngayo Jr.

  • JRS TATLUHAN CHESS TEAM TOURNAMENT ON SEPTEMBER 3

    ALL systems go for the Cayetano "Jun" R. Santos Jr. team chess tournament dubbed as JRS chess tatluhan 1950 and below team tournament that opens on September 3, 2017 (Sunday) at the JRS Chess Club, Ampid One, San Mateo, Rizal.

    Cayetano "Jun" R. Santos Jr. much known Chess God Father in San Mateo, Rizal said teams competing are coming from San Mateo, Marikina, Montalban, Antipolo, Caloocan, Manila, Quezon City among others.

  • JRS TATLUHAN CHESS TEAM TOURNAMENT ON SEPTEMBER 3

    ALL systems go for the Cayetano "Jun" R. Santos Jr. team chess tournament dubbed as JRS chess tatluhan 1950 and below team tournament that opens on September 3, 2017 (Sunday) at the JRS Chess Club, Ampid One, San Mateo, Rizal.

  • Kylen Joy Mordido nakopo ang gold medal sa Vigan City Palarong Pambansa

    TINALO ni Woman Candidate Master Kylen Joy Mordido ng Dasmariñas City, Cavite kontra si Mary Joy Tan ng Misamis Oriental para ihatid ang Region IV-A-Southern Tagalog Calabarzon Athletic Association (STCAA) sa titulo at gold medal sa Individual Standard Competition ng 2018 Palarong Pambansa Chess Tournament Girls, Secondary division na ginanap sa Vigan City, Ilocos Sur nitong Biyernes.
    Si Mordido na produkto ng Dasmariñas Chess Academy na itinatag nina Dasmariñas mayor Elpidio "Pidi" Barzaga Jr. at congresswoman Jenny Barzaga ay nakaipon ng 6.5 puntos sa pitong laro.

  • LAGUNA'S PAEZ WINS GOLDEN MIND CHESS

    ALEXANDRA Sydney Paez lived up to her billing by clinching the title of the 23rd Golden Mind Chess Tournament (Under-14) was held last Sunday, November 5, 2017 at the Tagumpay Canteen, Poblacion in Lipa City, Batangas. 

    Paez, the pride of Cabuyao, Laguna scored a total of 6.5 points in the seventh-round Swiss System format event to annex the title and the P3,000 champion purse plus a trophy. 

  • LAYLO PIPIGILAN SINA ANTONIO AT DABLEO

    by Marlon Bernardino

    PIPIGILAN ni national champion Grandmaster (GM) Darwin Laylo sina 13-times Philippine Open champion Grandmaster Rogelio "Joey" Antonio Jr. at Grandmaster elect International Master Ronald Dableo sa prestiyosong titulo ng pagsulong ng Chief PNP (Philippine National Police) Cup King of the Board Chess Challenge na may temang "Push Pawns Not Drugs" na iinog sa Linggo, Mayo 13, 2018 na gaganapin sa Camp Crame, Quezon City.

  • LITERATUS BEATS GM JOEY ANTONIO IN CEBU PNG

    by Marlon Bernardino

    CEBU---Grandmaster Rogelio "Joey" Antonio Jr., the 13-times Philippines Open champion, suffered a stinging defeat in Monday's second round to drop out of the lead in the 2018
    Philippine National Games (PNG) Chess Tournament being held at the Robinson Galleria Cebu here.

  • Maravril 1 top JRS chess team tourney (English)

    Final Standings: (Seven Round Swiss System)

    16.0 points---Maravril 1 15.5 points---Chinito 14.0 points---Mr. Gold's Chess Team 13.5 points---Sureball 13.0 points---Tinador's Counter Gambit, Congreso Team

    12.5 points---JBJ Team, LB Knights 11.5 points---SCUAA 11.0 points---All In, Team ni Kuya JV 10.5 points---Escape from Alcatraz, Crytobit X, Tirador's Defense 10.0 points---Melcon Transport

    9.5 points---Team INC 9.0 points---Melcon II 8.5 points---UE Women's Team 8.0 points---San Mateo II, Pangpagulo 7.5 points---United Pasig Chess Club 6.5 points---San Mateo Team

    6.0 points---Maravril II

  • Maravril Enterprise Team B top 2nd Chessmates Dos Por Dos Dalawahan 2000 Chess Team Tourney

    The Maravril Enterprise Team B stole the limelight by winning the 2nd Chessmates Dos Por Dos Dalawahan 2000 Chess Team Tournament last October 22,2017 at the Alphaland Southgate Mall Magallanes, Makati City.

    With Fide Master Christopher Castellano and Engineer Benjie Esquejo at the helm, Maravril chess team backed up by Capt. Melvin Duay won the title with 11 game points output in the event organized by New Jersey-based US master Arthur Macaspac.

  • Mark Louie Velasco naghari sa West Crame Chess Club Rapid Tournament

    by Marlon Bernardino
     
    PINAGHARIAN ni Mark Louie Velasco ang katatapos na 2018 West Crame Chess Club Rapid Tournament na ginanap sa Barangay Hall ng West Crame, San Juan City nitong Linggo, Abril 22, 2018.
  • Mayor Antonio Fungan, Gov.Daisy Avance-Fuentes nanguna sa Mindanao leg National Executive Chessfest

    by Marlon Bernardino

    MAGIGING kapana-panabik ang pagbubukas ng 5th leg Alphaland National Executive Chess Championships Mindanao leg kung saan mismong sina Lake Sebu town mayor Antonio Fungan at South Cotabato Gov.Daisy Avance-Fuentes ang naimbitahang magsasagawa ng ceremonial moves at magbibigay ng inspirational message sa mga kalahok sa event na inorganisa ng Philippine Executive Chess Association (PECA) na gaganapin sa Mayo 26, 2018 sa Punta Isla Lake Resort sa South Cotabato.

  • Mayor kampeon sa Visayas Alphaland National Executive chess tournament, Orbe 2nd

    by Marlon Bernardino
     
    PINATUNAYAN ni Dr. Jenny Mayor na isa pa din siya sa Philippines’ top executive chess players matapos magkampeon sa Philippine Executive Chess Association (PECA) 4th leg Alphaland National Executives Chess Circuit Visayas Leg na ginanap sa Kubo Bar Garden and Restaurant sa Kalibo, Aklan Sabado ng gabi, Abril 28, 2018. Ito ay isinahimpapawid ng live worldwide sa YouTube at Facebook channel ng National Chess Federation of the Philippines.
  • Mayor wins Visayas Alphaland National Executive chess tournament, Orbe shines anew

    DR. JENNY MAYOR reinforced his position as one of the Philippines’ top executive chess players when he ruled the Philippine Executive Chess Association (PECA) 4th leg Alphaland National Executives Chess Circuit Visayas Leg held at the Kubo Bar Garden and Restaurant in Kalibo, Aklan Saturday Night, April 28, 2018, broadcasted live worldwide through the YouTube and Facebook channel of the National Chess Federation of the Philippines.

  • Ompod kampeon sa Lipa Chessfest

    by Marlon Bernardino

    NAGKAMPEON si Raymond Ompod ang katatapos na 2nd edition ng Councilor Camille Lopez chess tournament na ginanap kamakailan sa 2nd floor building 1, Public Market sa Lipa City, Batangas.

  • PHILIPPINE INTERNATIONAL CHESS CHAMPIONSHIPS

    The Philippine International Chess Championships reels off on Tuesday, December 6, 2016 at around 2pm the Subic Bay Peninsular Hotel, Subic Bay Freeport Zone, Olongapo City, Zambales. 

    Opening ceremony will be grace by Congressman Prospero “Butch” A. Pichay, Jr.,Chairman and President of National Chess Federation of the Philippines (NCFP) together with other NCFP Board of Directors and Officials, Secretary General Congressman Abraham “Bambol” Tolentino, Vice-President for Luzon Atty. Ruel V. Canobas, Grassroots Development and Promotions Committee Chairman Congressman Neri Javier Colmenares and Deputy Sec. Gen. Red Dumuk

  • PHILIPPINES CHESS BETS: ASEAN CHESS ACADEMY VICTORY IS DEDICATED TO MARAWI ATTACK VICTIMS SUELO, ORTIZ IS 2017 SINGAPORE CHESS RAPID CHAMPION

    by Marlon Bernardino

    Final Standings:

    (Open section)

    5.0 points---NM Roberto Suelo Jr.(Philippines)

    4.5 points---FM Nelson Villanueva (Philippines), FM Lee Qing Aun (Singapore)

  • Photo Release: Philippine Executive Chess Association

  • Pinoy Calvelo wins 3rd in Canada Open chess

    Filipino Jelvis Arandela Calvelo settled for 3rd overall in the 2017 Canadian Open Chess Championship (Under 2200 section) at the Sault College in Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario, Canada.

    The Dasmarinas, Cavite native Calvelo tallied 7.0 points on six wins, 2 draws and a loss in 9 outings. The said event was held last July 6 to 16, 2017.