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Zia ends 75th in Int’l Chess Festival

  • Sports Correspondent
  • 27 August, 2022 12:00 AM
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Bangladesh grandmaster Ziaur Rahman ended 75th rank, the highest among Bangladeshi chess players, with 4.5 points after the final round (nine) of the 28th Abu Dhabi International Chess Festival Masters on Friday.

IM Mohammad Fahad Rahman and FM Tahsin Tajwar Zia ranked 76th and 78th with 4.5 points each while FM Mehdi Hasan Parag endded 127th with 3 points.

Indian GM Arjun Erigaisi became champions of the tournament with 7.5 points while Uzbek GM Javokhir Sindarov and Dutch GM Jorden Van Foreest ended second and third with 7 and 6.5 points respectively.