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Zia finishes eighth in Goa

  • Published at 11:24 pm June 25th, 2019
Chess

Ziaur Rahman was tied for fourth place after earning 6.5 points out of total 10 rounds of play before being set up for the eighth place in the tie-breaking system

Grandmaster Ziaur Rahman finished eighth in the final ranking of the 2nd Goa International Open GMs Chess Tournament after beating Belarus GM Aleksandrov Aleksej in the 10th and last round Tuesday. 

Zia was tied for fourth place after earning 6.5 points out of total 10 rounds of play before being set up for the eighth place in the tie-breaking system. 

Tahsin Tajwar Zia became 120th and Mezanur Rahman became 131st with five points each.