The National Chess Teams Championship is scheduled to start at 09:00 AM on Sunday 23 November, 2014 at the Level 4 Tappoo City Conference Room. Each team is required to field 3 players while schools and tertiary institutions can field multiple teams.
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.
Fiji Chess Icon, Dr. Virgilio De Asa, formally retired as President of the Fiji Chess Federation on Thursday 26 June 2014.