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ChessDec 15, 4 years ago

Buddhika Amarasinghe seals Asian Amateur Chess Championship 2014

Buddhika Amarasinghe of Sri Lanka won the Asian Amateur Chess Championship 2014 convincingly. He scored a total of 7.5 points out of possible 9 games at this nine round Swiss System Tournament to win the Championships outright. Baimurzin Aitkazy of K…

ChessDec 11, 4 years ago

World Youth Under 16 Chess Olympiad 2014

The National Youth Chess Team is leaving Sri Lanka for Hungary on 13th of December 2014 to represent Sri Lanka at the World Youth Chess Olympiad 2014. This is the event for the under 16 years age group where at least one girl should be included in th…

ChessDec 9, 4 years ago

Ethugalpura International-Rated Chess tournament from Dec 13-19

Sixth Ethugalpura International-Rated Chess Championship will be worked off from December 13-19 at Hotel Blue Sky Kurunegala. This tournament will be organized by Knight Flame Chess Club, Kurunegala on behalf of Chess Federation of Sri Lanka and FIDE…

ChessDec 5, 4 years ago

Harshana hits gold at Brazil

Harshana Tilekaratne clinched a Gold medal in the under-11 School Chess Championship in Brazil, in the city of Juiz de Fora, Minas Gerais state. The talented youngster from Maliyadeva College, Kurunegala was tipped to be one of the star chess players…

ChessDec 4, 4 years ago

2nd Sri Lanka Grand Prix Chess Tournament

Romesh Weerawardena seals the title The only International Master in Sri Lanka Romesh Weerawardena won the Championship convincingly at the 2nd Sri Lanka Grand Prix Chess Tournament. 2nd Sri Lanka Grand prix was organized by the Chess Federation of S…

ChessDec 4, 4 years ago

Inaugural National Senior Chess Championship 2014

T.D.R. Pieris won the title T.D.R. Pieris won the Inaugural National Senior Chess Championship 2014 convincingly. The event took place at Royal College Colombo and Pieris won all Games to become the Inaugural Senior Chess Champion in the Country. T.D…

CarromNov 19, 4 years ago

Nationalised Services Novices Carrom Championship

Randula and Kumari take titles K.E.R. Randula (Bank of Ceylon) and Kumari Dissanayake (National Savings Bank) emerged men’s and women’s singles carrom champions of the Nationalised Services Novices Carrom Championship held at the headquarters of …

CarromNov 17, 4 years ago

12th Ranger’s Open Ranking Carrom Tournament

The biggest upset was Chamil Cooray , Sri Lanka No.1 and National Champion of this year being beaten by a school boy from Royal College. In the first set Chamil won convincingly but in the second he missed some shots and Anas Ahamed the youngster did…

ChessNov 13, 4 years ago

64 Squares CC takes interclub title

The 64 Squares Chess Club won the women’s inter-club title with a hard fought victory over Blitz Chess Club ‘A’. The team comprised of Sayumi Zainab, Thinithi Ranasinghe, Methmani Nelunika, Navodya Selvaratnam, Irindu Basnayake, Dinushki Preman…

ChessNov 12, 4 years ago

Fischer takes Super League

Fischer Chess Club clinched the Sri Lanka inter-club Super League Chess Championship convincingly at the National Institute of Sports science recently. Fisher Chess Club consists of Udith Jayasundara, Kashyapa Kulasekara, Romesh Weerawardena (IM), La…