GM Niaz Murshed of Bangladesh Police drew with GM Eltaj Sarali of Saif Sporting Club
Bangladesh Police hold the lead in the points table of the Walton Refrigerator Premier Division Chess League-2019, with the maximum possible 18 points after round nine.
The ninth round of the league, sponsored by Walton Group and organized by Bangladesh Chess Federation, was held at NSC Tower Auditorium Lounge of the National Sports Council Sunday.
In the ninth round matches, Bangladesh Police beat reigning champion SAIF Sporting Club by 2½-1½ game points.
Georgian GM Jobava Baadu and GM Mikheil Mehedlishvili of Bangladesh Police won against GM Kovalev Vladislav and GM Ziaur Rahman of SAIF Sporting Club, respectively. GM Niaz Murshed of Bangladesh Police drew with GM Eltaj Sarali of Saif Sporting Club.
The tenth round matches will start today at same venue.