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Turqueza downs foe, takes lead

FIDE Master Mari Joseph Turqueza bolstered his bid for an Olympiad berth after taking the solo lead after five rounds in the “Road to Batumi” chess championships at the Alphaland Makati Place on Tuesday.

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Antonio, 3 others share lead

Grandmaster Joey Antonio and FIDE Master Mari Joseph Turqueza turned back their respective opponents in the third round to forge a four-way tie for the lead in the “Road To Batumi” chess championships at the Alphaland Makati Place on Monday.

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Big wins for Garcia, Morado

International Master Jan Emmanuel Garcia and Jeth Romy Morado started their bids for Olympiad seats with back-to-back victories in the “Road To Batumi” chess championships at the Alphaland Makati Place over the weekend.

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PH chess finals on

Grandmasters John Paul Gomez and Joey Antonio banner the elite cast vying for national team slots to the World Chess Olympiad in the “Road to Batumi” qualifying tournament at the Alphaland Makati Place.

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DepEd backs ASEAN chessfest

The Department of Education has thrown its support to the 19th ASEAN Age Group Chess Championships in Davao City by allowing student participants to miss their classes during the 11-day event starting on June 18.

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PH chesser places fifth

By Kristel Satumbaga Woman International Master (WIM) Bernadette Galas and little-known Israelito Rilloraza produced contrasting results in the ninth and final round to emerge as the best Filipino finishers in the 2018 Asian Universities Chess Championships at the Tagaytay City Convention Center.

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