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June 23, 2012

 
 

13 ASEAN+ Age-Group Chess Championships medalists

 
 

 
 

THE Team Philippines that won a total of 57 medals in standard, rapid and blitz events during the 13 ASEAN+ Age-Group Chess Championships in Vietnam makes a courtesy visit to Philippine Sports Commission (PSC) Chairman Richie Garcia.

The players were accompanied by National Chess Federation of the Philippines (NCFP) Chairman/President Prospero "Butch" Pichay, Jr. and Grandmaster Jayson Gonzales.

The team collected 12 gold medals, 36 silver medals and 9 bronze medals, a marked improvement from last year's 12-7-9 gold-silver-bronze haul in Indonesia.

The other participating countries are Vietnam, Indonesia, Singapore, Mongolia, India, Malaysia, Iran and China.

 
  -Noli Cruz  
     
 
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