The Trophy Stall chess tournament began on Sunday at the KEISHAR’S Sports Club with a predominance of junior players including National junior champion Suhai Feng Su and former champion Cecil Cox. A sprinkle of senior players are participating, among them Taffin Khan, National senior champion.
The annual competition began during the persistent rainfall in the city and only the first round was completed. Senior champion Taffin Khan, with the white pieces, faced off former champion Cecil Cox. Khan started his game with the Reti Opening and Cox soon encountered difficulties. He committed a series of blunders which also resulted in the loss f his queen. Cox was forced to resign.
Eight players, including Khan and junior champion Suhai Feng won their first round matches and two secured draws. Seven players recorded losses. The tournament concludes next weekend.
Jul 20, 2019By Franklin Wilson Guyana’s ‘Lady Jags’ have for the third successive occasion in this group romped to a 2-0 win, this time they have added to their list the previously unbeaten Saint Lucia to...
Freddie Kissoon When President Trump declared last week that three American born legislators should go back to where they... more
Editor’s Note, If your sent letter was not published and you felt its contents were valid and devoid of libel or personal attacks, please contact us by phone or email.
Feel free to send us your comments and/or criticisms.
Contact: 624-6456; 225-8452; 225-8458; 225-8463; 225-8465; 225-8473 or 225-8491.
Or by Email: [email protected] / [email protected]