PINAGHARIAN ni Recarte Tiauson, isang Technical Support Representative ng RingCentral ang katatapos na Feast of the Black Nazarene Open chess championships na tinampukang Alay sa Mahal na Poong Nazareno na ginanap sa Quiapo Dental Clinic sa Z.P. De Guzman Street, Quiapo, Manila nitong Miyerkoles, Enero 9, 2019.
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.
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).
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.
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
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.
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