Uzbekistan are overall champions at World Cadets Rapid & BlitzIndonesia’s Samantha is World U-10 Rapid Champions
I am in Davao City, Mindanao, Philippines for a few days to cover the opening of the19th ASEAN+ Age-Group Chess Championships.See: http://asianchess.com/news/19th-asean-age-groups-gets-underway-in-davao-city/Was a bit surprised to realise tha…
Congratulations to Singapore’s No. 1s for making their final GM and WG norms respectively! http://asianchess.com/news/singapores-kevin-goh-wei-ming-gong-qianyun-make-final-grandmaster-norms/
http://asianchess.com/news/the-asian-nations-cup-will-be-in-hamadan-iran-from-26-july-to-4-august-2018/For many years now Malaysia has not participated.This used to be called the Asian Team Championships for the Tun Razak Trophy but it had mysteriously…
http://asianchess.com/media/interviews/National Chess Federations in Asian are beginning to tell the world about themselves… at least those who have something to share!
Indonesia – Men ChampionsChina – Women Champions Brilliant Report by Ed Andaya: http://asianchess.com/news/asians-are-the-winners-at-the-asian-universities-championships/
Few know this but I am working on a book with Eugene Torre and at one of our sessions he was kind enough to invite me to be his second at “World Legends”, obviously the highlight of the sixth edition of the International Chess Festival “Vila de Pl…