Junior and Girls National Chess Championships 2019- Jaffna

Junior National Chess Championships 2019 Jaffna (Open/Girls) Qualifying event will be held on 26th,27th & 28th July at Kokuvil Hindu College,Jaffna.Eligibility – Rating less than 1400 and Unrated for Open eventRating less than 1200 and Unrated for Girls event ● Those who have borne after 1st January 1999 are eligible …

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Western Province Selections for National Sports Festival 2019

As a part of the National Sports Festival this year the selections for the Western Province Chess Team will be selected to represent the province. Venue: ParakramabahuMahaVidyala, NarahenpitaDates: 27th and 28th July (Commence at 8.30am) Rules and regulations• All participants should have an approved application for the tournament. (The application …

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International Chess Day!

Greetings from the Chess Federation of Sri Lanka for the International Chess Day! Wish the Chess will rise to the top among all other games and we could gather the highest number of participants for our sport. We have planned a Blitz Chess event to commemorate the special day at …

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Presidential Sports Awards 2019

Our National Champion, Harshana achieved the most Popular Emerging Sportsmen in Sri Lanka at the Presidential Sports Awards held at BMICH Yesterday. Congratulations! Harshana. Mrs. Suneetha Wijesuriya, the Chess Olympiad Gold Medalist of Manila Chess Olympiad received the Kreeda Rathne award which is a life time award for her performance …

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Asian Youth Chess Championship 5th Round

5th round of the Asian Youth Chess Championship 2019 held on of 6th of April 2019 in Waskaduwa Citrus hotel premises with the best players all over 23 Asian countries. Top player list going to be more and more competitive as they played well. We could see some sort of …

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New Year Festival 2019

Sri Lanka is a proud nation which has traditional ceremonies and events all over the life style. April itself is a very special month for the Sri Lankan to celebrate another cultural event. It is nothing but New year ceremony. Here in the tournament “Asian Youth Chess Championship” we took …

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Asian Youth Chess Championship 2019 Opening Ceremony

The 2019 Asian Youth Chess Championship was commenced today (03.04.2010) at the Waskaduwa Citrus Hotel. Hon. MP Manusha Nanayakkara, Hon. Bharat Singh Chauhan, Chairman FIDE Technical Commission, Chairman of the Commonwealth Chess Association,Deputy President Asian Chess Federation and Mr. Lakshman Wijesuriya Vice presidents of the Asian Chess Federation, General Secretary …

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Asian Youth Chess Championship 2019

This is to inform you all (Sri Lankan Players) that the first 25 players of all age groups of the National Youth Chess Championship 2018 will bee eligible to play the Asian Youth Chess Championship 2019 to be held from 2nd to 9th April 2019 at Citrus Hotel. The players …

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