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Mahtab seals May Day Rapid Chess

  • Published at 12:12 am May 18th, 2019
Chess
Bangladesh Navy’s Candidate Master Mahtab Uddin Ahmed Robin is all smiles after winning the May Day Rapid Chess

A total of 37 chess players took part in the day-long competition, organized by Bangladesh Chess Federation

Bangladesh Navy’s Candidate Master Mahtab Uddin Ahmed Robin emerged as the unbeaten champion in the May Day Rapid Chess with 6.5 points from seven matches.

Sonali Bank Sports and Entertainment Club’s Abu Hanif and Titas Club’s Candidate Master Sohel Chowdhury finished with five points each but the former became the runners-up following the tie-breaking system.

Leonine Club’s Giasuddin Ahmed Mithu and Jewel Khan, Shaheen Club’s Masum Hossain and Janata Bank Officers’ Welfare Society’s Fide Master Syed Mahfuzur Rahman Emon finished fourth, fifth, sixth and seventh respectively.

Meanwhile, Mohammad Jayed Hossain, Abdur Rouf and Hazi Shaon Mostafa Pradhan clinched the non-rated, 50-plus age and below-1800 rating category respectively.

A total of 37 chess players took part in the day-long competition, organized by Bangladesh Chess Federation.