Tag: chess champion
Wesley So wins year’s 1st title at Armageddon Championship Americas
Wesley So won his first title this year at the World Chess Armageddon Championship Series: Americas leg held in Berlin, Germany, and is advancing to the Grand Finale of the tournament unique for dramatic time-pressured games and featuring technological innovations such as the players' real-time heart rate monitoring.
BREAKING NEWS: Wesley So wins FIDE Grand Prix Berlin
Filipino-born Wesley So has been declared the winner of the International Chess Federation (FIDE) Grand Prix Berlin, defeating tour champion Hikaru Nakamura in the final tiebreaks.
Wesley So shares world title with Magnus Carlsen at Saint Louis Rapid & Blitz
Filipino-American Grandmaster Wesley So has been declared co-winner with World No. 1 Magnus Carlsen at the Saint Louis Rapid & Blitz chess tournament held Sunday.
Wesley So is Top 2 at Zagreb Grand Chess Tour in Croatia
Cavite's pride Wesley So placed in the Top 2 at the Croatia leg of the 2019 Grand Chess Tour held on Saturday, July 7 (Sunday, July 8, Philippine time) at Novinaski Dom in Zagrev. The...
Romblon’s teenage chess champ joint 1st in Singapore tourney
A teenage national champion who hails from Odiongan, Romblon province finished the 35th Singapore National Age Group Chess Championships Boys 14 and Under division at joint first place. Fourteen-year-old Jasper Concepcion Faeldonia of Arellano University...