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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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Bersamina triumphs

By Krystel Satumbaga International Master Paul Bersamina bounced back from a seventh round loss with an impressive win over Chinese Yuan Qingyu in the 8th round of the Asian Universities Chess Championships Thursday night at the Tagaytay City Convention Center.

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Pinay chesser slips into a share of 2nd Pinay chesser slips into a share of 2nd

By Kristel Satumbaga Woman International Master (WIM) Marie Antoinette San Diego lost her grip of the solo lead after halving the point while International Masters John Marvin Miciano and Paulo Bersamina produced contrasting results in the sixth round of the Asian Universities Chess Championships at the Tagaytay City Convention Center.

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