Quang Liem defends chess HDBank Cup crown

VOV.VN -Le Quang Liem successfully defended his title at the HDBank Cup International Open Chess 2017 held March 11-18 in Ho Chi Minh City.

quang liem defends chess hdbank cup crown hinh 0

This is the third consecutive year in a row that Liem has earned the title at the competition.

Liem put the match away after he successfully tricked grandmaster Stanislav Bogdanovich of Ukraine into a checkmate after four hours of play.

With the victory, 8.8 Elo points will be added to Liem’s FIDE rating.

Related news