Photo shows FIDE Master Alekhine Nouri, youngest participant at 14 years old, a grade 7 pupil of FEU-Fern Diliman, Quezon City (center) displaying his certificate and the gold medal during the awarding closing rites of the the Philippine Sports Commission-National Chess Federation of the Philippines selection process (Standard event) at the PACE headquarters in Quezon City last Friday. Also in the photo are Asia's First chess grandmaster Eugene Torre and newly-installed NCFP executive director Atty. Cliburn Anthony Orbe

FM Alekhine Nouri rules Standard chess

Nouri, tied for first-second places with International Master Jan Emmanuel Garcia 7.0 points apiece in the 90 minutes + 30 seconds time control event organized by National Chess Federation of the Philippines

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PH search for next Wesley So on

Gaticales, also a director of the Philippine Executives Chess Association (PECA), said support from both public and private sector are necessary to discover and develop another super GM, who can follow the footsteps of So. #chess

A file photo shows Mr. Ernie Abanco of Abanco Realty (left) shakes hand with his young opponent, before making the ceremonial moves to kick off the Negros Kiddies Chess Championship last year held in Bacolod City.

PH chess players gear up for Asian Schools tourney

The search for the most Filipino young chess wizard dubbed as the 2019 National Youth and Schools Chess Championships will kick off with the Mindanao leg on March 16 to 18 at the Gaisano Grand Citi Gate, Buhangin in Davao City, tournament director International Arbiter (IA) James Infiesto and Fide National Arbiter (FNA) Joseph Gener “Jojo” Palero revealed. #chess

Lieutenant Colonel Vicente Flora Jr. (right) of Philippine Airforce chess team and Senior Sargeant National Master Ronald Llavanes, coach of Philippine Airforce chess team (left) take a sovenir photo with country's Woman Grandmaster Janelle Mae Frayna (center)

PNP eyes revenge versus Army

The Philippine National Police (PNP) chess team seeks revenge against the powerhouse of Philippine Army Chess Team when the AFP-PNP-PCG Olympics 2018 Chess Team Championships gets underway on Monday (October 22, 2018) at the PNP Sports Center in Camp Crame, Quezon City.

Abalo, Saraos, Salubre reign in Barroso Chess Cup

Abalo, Saraos, Salubre rule Barroso Chess Cup

Jea Pcholuo Abalo, Clyde Harris Saraos and Jayson Salubre spearheaded the champions in the recently held 2018 Barroso Chess Cup, NCFP rated event at the Bukidnon State University (BSU) Gymansium in Malaybalay City, Bukidnon on Saturday.