VOV.VN - Le Quang Liem, Vietnam’s top chess player, finished in first place in the blitz chess category on the Romania Grand Tour, which recently concluded in Bucharest, Romania.
Vietnam won 14 medals, including four golds, four silvers and six bronzes, at the ASEAN Chess Championships 2019 which closed in northern Bac Giang province on November 3.
VOV.VN -Young Vietnamese chess master Bach Ngoc Thuy Duong on April 9 won two gold medals in the standard and blitz event at the U16 class’s Asian Youth Chess Championship in Chiang Mai, Thailand.
Eighty-two athletes will represent Vietnam at the Asian Youth Chess Championships, which will begin in Chiang Mai, Thailand, on April 1.
VOV.VN - Vietnamese grandmaster Le Quang Liem (Elo rating 2739) earned first win against the legendary chess player Russian-Croatian Garry Kasparov in the blitz category at the ongoing St. Louis Rapid & Blitz tournament in the US on August 17.
VOV.VN - The country’s best and brightest young chess players congregated in Da Lat today (July 6) for opening day of the 2017 national junior chess championship, according to the Vietnam News Agency.
VOV.VN - Vietnamese master Vo Thi Kim Phung remains in first place following her May 19 round No. 8 victory over Vaishali of India in the women’s blitz at the Asian Continental Chess Championships in Chengdu, China.
VOV.VN - Tran Tuan Minh ruled in his age bracket in the blitz chess event at the Asian Junior Chess Championship taking place in Iran, according to Hanoi Moi newspaper.
VOV.VN - Nguyen Quoc Huy has won a gold medal at the Asian Youth Chess Championship, which has opened in Tashkent, the capital city of Uzbekistan, in the boys under 12 rapid and blitz.
Vietnam Women’s Grandmaster Nguyen Thi Mai Hung won a gold medal at the Asian Individual Blitz Women Chess Championship, which closed in Uzbekistan on June 4.
Vietnamese Grandmaster Le Quang Liem has dropped to world No 50 in the latest rankings released by the International Chess Federation.
Le Quang Liem refused an invitation to the World rapid and blitz chess championships, which will take place in Berlin, Germany from October 9-15.
(VOV) -Vietnamese chess players will arrive in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) for the Asian Continental Chess Championships 2015 (Open and Women’s) which is scheduled to take place from August 2-13.
(VOV) - International grand master Le Quang Liem mustered only a fourth place finish in the blitz chess at the 2014 World Blitz and Rapid Championships which drew to a close in Dubai on June 20.
(VOV) - Vietnamese chess player Le Quang Liem failed to secure a place in the top ten players of the 2014 World Blitz and Rapid Championships in Dubai after pocketing only three points on June 18 – the final day of the rapid chess competitions.
(VOV) - Vietnam’s international GM Le Quang Liem only secured two points from five games on June 17 – the second day of the 2014 World Blitz and Rapid Championships in Dubai, the United Arab Emirates (UAE).
(VOV) - Vietnamese chess player Le Quang Liem gained four points in the rapid event on June 16 - the first day of the 2014 World Blitz and Rapid Championships taking place in Dubai, the United Arab Emirates (UAE).
(VOV) - Vietnamese chess champ Le Quang Liem - FIDE 2721 - has been selected as Asia’s best blitz chess player 2013 by the Asian Chess Federation (ACF).
(VOV) - The Vietnamese women’s team won a silver medal in the blitz chess category of the 18th Asian Nations Cup, which was wrapped up in Tabriz, Iran, on May 29.
(VOV) -The Vietnam Chess Federation enjoyed a remarkable 2013, with many local players claiming victories at regional and international competitions.