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Razib seals Int’l Rating Chess

  • Published at 12:46 am May 13th, 2019
Chess
GM Enamul Hossain Razib celebrates winning the Dr. Abul Kashem Chowdhury International Rating Chess 'A' category in Dhaka Sunday

Both Enamul Hossain Razib and Ziaur Rahman ended with seven points each after round nine but the former clinched the title following the tie-breaking system

Grandmaster Enamul Hossain Razib emerged as the champion in the “A” category of the Dr. Abul Kashem Chowdhury International Rating Chess, while GM Ziaur Rahman finished as the runners-up.

Both Razib and Ziaur ended with seven points each after round nine but the former clinched the title following the tie-breaking system.

Three players finished with six points each but International Master Minhaz Uddin, Fide Master Khandakar Aminul Islam and Fahad Rahman ended third, fourth and fifth respectively after the tie-breaker.

Ziaur’s son, Tahsin Tazwar Zia finished as the champion in the “B” category with 8.5 points from nine matches, while Firoz Ahmed emerged as the runners-up with eight points.