VOV.VN -Talented 17-year-old chess player Nguyen Anh Khoi has won the standard event at the ongoing Asian Junior Chess Championship in Indonesia with one round to spare.
VOV.VN -Le Quang Liem, the nation’s top ranked chess player, took the lead in the Summer Chess Classic’s rankings after holding David Howell of the UK to a draw during the eighth round of fixtures on June 27.
VOV.VN -Vietnamese super grandmaster Le Quang Liem was able to enjoy another successful day as he defeated Xiong Jeffery of the United States in the seventh match of the ongoing Summer Chess Classic which took place in St Louis on June 25.
VOV.VN -Having drawn his previous match and losing 3.4 Elo points at the ongoing Dubai Open, Le Quang Liem put on a strong display in beating Shyaamnikhil of India during his third match of the competition on April 3.
Vietnamese chess star Le Quang Liem moved up 13 notches to 52nd position in the latest world men’s rankings, announced by the International Chess Federation (FIDE) on April 1 – a big step towards resuming his super grandmaster title lost a few months ago.