The National Chess Championship is scheduled to be held at the FASANOC Olympic House from December 15-19. All interested players must report to the venue at 08:30 AM.
Deenbandhoo Survivors emerged as surprise winners in the Primary Schools Division. The team was led by Alanis Reyna with Ashwaal Chand and William May Jr.
National Champion Calvin Prasad successfully defended his title at the Courts Chess Open Championship in Suva on Sunday. Prasad finished undefeated with 6.5 points out of 7, ahead of Manoj Kumar on 6. This is Prasad’s sixth straight tournament win this year.
14-year old Menash Fareed became the youngest person to win the National Under-20 Chess Championship which was held at the Level 4 Tappoo City Conference Room with 5.5/6.
Fiji Chess Federation now officially supports Team Kasparov.