Rani wins gold in C’wealth Chess

July 2, 2015

Bangladesh claimed their second medal in the Commonwealth Chess Championship when Women’s International Master Rani Hamid won gold medal in the senior age (over 60-year) group in New Delhi, India on Wednesday. Rani’s success came a day after Fide Master Mohammad Fahad Rahman had won the bronze medal in the Under-12 group. Rani completed her game Read more

Liza wins 3rd national crown

February 19, 2014

Women International Master Shamima Akter Liza of Narayanganj became a three-time champion of the Sultana Kamal 34th National Women Chess Championship on Tuesday at the Bangladesh Chess Federation hall. Liza earned nine points from 11 games to clinch the national women’s title. She was also the champion in 2005 and 2010. Liza beat Mahmuda Hoque Chowdhury Moly Read more

Zia finishes 12th in Hastings chess

January 7, 2014

Bangladeshi Grand Master Ziaur Rahman attained 12th position in the Masters event of the 89th Hastings International Chess Congress. Held at Horntye Park in East Sussex, England, Zia earned 6 points in the tournament after the conclusion of the ninth and final round. In the final round, Zia defeated England’s Knott Simon on Saturday. GM Mikhail Mchedlisvili of Georgia Read more

Fahad finishes 5th at World Youth Chess

December 30, 2013

Bangladeshi FM Mohammad Fahad Rahman finished fifth in the Open Under-10 Classic category at the World Youth Chess Championships in Al-Ain, UAE on Saturday after beating Mongolia’s Ganerdene Suger in the 11th round. Fahad finished with 8.5 points out of a possible 11 after the final round on Saturday.
The ten-year-old Bangladeshi also placed second in Read more

Fahad moves to 10th in World Youth Chess

December 29, 2013

Bangladesh’s Fide Master Fahad Rahman moved to 10th position in the World Youth Chess Championship being held in Al Ain, UAE. In the 10th round of the competition, Fahad, who is participating in the Under-10 category, beat Dobrikov Marco of Germany to take his tally to 7.5 points. Fahad was playing against Ganerden Sugar of Mongolia in the 11th round which was being held Read more

Fahad draws in World Youth Chess

December 28, 2013

FM Fahad Rahman drew his ninth-round game against India’s Khushagra Mohan at the World Youth Chess Championship in Al-Ain, UAE on Thursday. With the draw he has 6.5 points and stands in 17th position among more than 200 participants in the Open Under-10 classic category. Fahad was due to take on Dobrikov Marco of Germany in his tenth round game on Friday. Read more

Fahad slips to 14th at World Youth Chess

December 26, 2013

FM Fahad Rahman fell to 14th place at the World Youth Chess Championship in Al-Ain, UAE on Wednesday, losing to Abdrashev Arlen of Kazakhstan in his eighth round match.
After eight rounds Fahad has earned six points in the Open Under-10 classic category.
Fahad will take on Kushagra Mohan of India in his Read more

Fahad up to 4th at World Youth Chess

December 25, 2013

Bangladesh’s FM Fahad Rahman moved up to fourth place in the Open Under-10 category at the World Youth Chess Championships in Al-Ain, UAE on Tuesday.
Fahad won against Iran’s Mahan Saberi to move up to the top four after round seven on Tuesday. He now has six points after seven games. Fahad played against Read more

Bangladeshi in 5th at Youth Chess

December 24, 2013

Bangladesh’s FM Fahad Rahman moved up to fifth place in the Open Under-10 category at the World Youth Chess Championships in Al-Ain, UAE on Monday. Fahad played to a 5-5 draw against Iran’s Mahan Saberi in the seventh round on Monday to move up from ninth place. He defeated Vietnam’s CM Duc Tri Ngo in the sixth round on Sunday. Fahad is accompanied by his Read more

Fahad beat Grigorii in World Youth Chess

December 21, 2013

Bangladeshi FIDE Master Fahad Rahman beat Ter-Saakin Grigorii of Russia in the 2nd round match – Open Under-10 group – of the World Youth Chess Championship at Al-Ain of UAE on Thursday.
Fahad secured 2 points after the 2nd round match and shares the lead with 38 players.
In the 3rd round match on Friday, Fahad was due to play Read more

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