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CHESS NEWS

 

June 20, 2016

 

2016 National Chess Championships Grand Finals – Battle of the Grandmasters

PSC Athletes' Dining Hall

 

The 2016 National Chess Championships Grand Finals – Battle of the Grandmasters opens today at 2:00 pm after a brief opening ceremony at the PSC National Athletes’ Dining Hall inside the Rizal Memorial Sports Complex, Pablo Ocampo Sr. St., Malate, Manila.

Invited to grace the opening ceremony are officials of the National Chess  Federation of the Philippines (NCFP) led by its Chairman and President Prospero “Butch” Pichay, Jr.. Secretary General Cong. Abraham “Bambol” Tolentino, Grassroots and Development Committee Chairman Cong. Neri Colmenares, VP for Luzon Atty. Ruel Canobas and Deputy Sec.-Gen. and Treasurer Red Dumuk.

To see action in the men’s division are top seed Grandmaster John Paul Gomez, who tackles National Master Hamed Nouri in the first round hostilities, Asia’s first Grandmaster Eugene Torre, battles National Master Emmanuel Emperado, second seed Grandmaster Rogelio Antonio, Jr. who is pitted against fellow Grandmaster Rogelio Barcenilla, Grandmaster Darwin Laylo who go against National Master Michael Gotel, Grandmaster Jayson O. Gonzales versus John Marvin Miciano, International Master Paulo Bersamina fights FIDE Master Narquinden Reyes and veteran International Master Chito Garma who will take to task fellow International Master Haridas Pascua.

The following is the first round pairings for the women’s division: top seed Woman International Master Janelle Mae Frayna versus fellow WIM Mikee Charlene Suede, Defending Champion WIM Jan Jodilyn Fronda versus second seed Woman FIDE Master Shania Mae Mendoza, 3rd seed Catherine Pereña-Secopito versus Lucelle R. Bermundo of National University, Asean Age-Group multi medalist WIM Bernadette Galas versus upset conscious WFM Allaney Jia Doroy, WIM Beverly Mendoza versus Woman National Master Christy Lamiel Bernales, Judith Pineda versus WFM Marie Antoinette San Diego and WFM Samantha Glo Revita versus Arvie Lozano of UP.           

The tournament is being organized by the National Chess Federation of the Philippines (NCFP) and supported financially by the Philippine Sports Commission (PSC) in cooperation with the Philippine Olympic Committee (POC).

 
 
 
Results:
MEN and WOMEN'S DIVISION + game replays and downloads
 
Tournament Photos: chess-results.com
 
Related Stories:
Round 13 - 2016 National Chess Championship Grand Finals – Battle of the Grandmasters (6.29.2016)
Round 12 - 2016 National Chess Championship Grand Finals – Battle of the Grandmasters (6.28.2016)
Round 11 - 2016 National Chess Championship Grand Finals – Battle of the Grandmasters (6.27.2016)
Round 10 - 2016 National Chess Championship Grand Finals – Battle of the Grandmasters (6.27.2016)
Round 4 - 2016 National Chess Championships Grand Finals – Battle of the Grandmasters (6.23.2016)
Round 3 - 2016 National Chess Championships Grand Finals – Battle of the Grandmasters (6.23.2016)
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