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PH chess wiz So’s transfer to US federation unsettled

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So's coaches Paul Troung and Susan Polgar

The fate of the Philippines’ top chess player, Wesley So, remains in limbo after a meeting between his manager and the National Chess Federation of the Philippines chief failed to settle So’s wish to transfer to the US chess federation.

Posted: August 15th, 2014 in Latest Sports Stories | Read More »

PH chessers bounce back

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Team Philippines struck on both fronts in the ninth round Monday, keeping hopes of strong finishes in the 41st Chess Olympiad being held here.

Posted: August 13th, 2014 in Editors' Picks,Headlines | Read More »

Tolentino elected Fide sec-general

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Cavite Rep. Abraham “Bambol” Tolentino made his foray into the international sports arena when he was elected secretary-general of the World Chess Federation (Fide) during its elections here Monday.

Posted: August 13th, 2014 in Headlines | Read More »

Bangladesh, PH draw as Torre loses

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Team Philippines failed to gain ground in both the Open and Women sections of the 41st Chess Olympiad here Sunday.

Posted: August 12th, 2014 in Editors' Picks,Headlines | Read More »

PH women back in upper bracket

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Their situation has been reversed. It’s now the Filipinos, not their female counterparts, who are in dire straits in the 41st Chess Olympiad.

Posted: August 11th, 2014 in Headlines | Read More »

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