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Bangladesh end 7th in FIDE Chess Olympiad

  • Sports Correspondent
  • 4th September, 2021 09:53:38 PM
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Bangladesh ended 7th spot out of 10 participating teams in Pool A of FIDE Online Chess Olympiad Division-2 of 2021 on Saturday.

The 12-member team earned 7 points from 3 wins, a draw, and 5 defeats in 9 matches of the three-day long competition.

They beat Lebanon, Singapore, Chinese Taipei and drew with Indonesia while conceded defeats against Australia, Ireland, Kyrgyzstan, Shenzhen China, and the Philippines.

Indonesia became champions while the Philippines finish runners-up and Shenzhen China at third in this pool. All three teams were promoted to Division-1 of the event.