Fahad emerges champions in International Rating Chess

Sports Correspondent

23rd June, 2021 11:28:44 PM printer

Fahad emerges champions in International Rating Chess

IM Mohammad Fahad Rahman of Police emerged champions in Walton International Rating Chess Tournament 2021 after finishing with the highest eight points from nine matches at the Bangladesh Chess Federation hall-room in NSC tower on Wednesday.

GM Ziaur Rahman of Police finished second while IM Mohammad Minhaz Uddin of Navy finished third.

Among others, FM Subrota Biswas of Navy finished fourth, CM Sadnan Hasan Dihan of Sports Bangla finished fifth and WFM Noshin Anjum of Navy finished sixth with all earning seven points each as their positions were decided through a tie-breaking system.

On the last day, Fahad beat CM Tahsin Tajwar Zia, GM Zia drew with FM Sheikh Nasir Ahmed, Minhaz beat Md Anisuzzaman Jewel, Subrota beat Feroz Ahmed and Noshin beat FM Mohammad Javed.

The winners will be awarded in the closing ceremony on Thursday at the same place.