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    Chess Fed to hold 1st GM tourney in 11yrs

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:48pm on February 07, 2020

    The Bangladesh Chess Federation is set to organise its first Grand Master Chess tournament in 11 years after the government has approved its budget for...

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    Police clinch Premier Div Chess title 

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:58am on December 18, 2019

    Bangladesh Police emerged unbeaten champions in the Premier Division Chess League after defeating Janata Bank Officer Welfare Society by 3.5-0.5 points in the 11th and...

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    We should’ve 15 to 20 GMs now: Niaz

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on November 13, 2019

    Bangladesh’s lack of new talent in chess was exposed once again when Grand Master Niaz Murshed won his sixth national title this week at the...

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    GM Niaz clinches National Chess title

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:41am on November 12, 2019

    Grand Master Niaz Murshed emerged champion in the Saif Powertec 45th National Chess Championship 2019 after beatin Manon Reja Neer in the 10th and last...

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    Female chess player fights for life

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on October 09, 2019

    Female chess player Khadeja Yasmin was undergoing treatment at the Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University after she was seriously injured in a road accident in...

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    Yasir topples Fahad in Jr chess

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on May 23, 2019

    Yasir Ali Khan Evan was crowned as the undefeated champion in the 39th Walton National Junior Under-20 Chess Championship after beating defending champion FM Fahad...

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    Noshin emerges champ in Nat’l Jr Chess

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:00am on May 22, 2019

    Woman Candidate Master Noshin Anjum of Elegant International Chess Academy emerged champion in the girls section of the Walton 39th National Junior (Under-20) Chess Championships...

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    Alo clinches Begum Laila Int’l Women’s Chess title

    | Updated at 12:00am on February 03, 2019

    Nusrat Jahan Alo emerged champion in the Begum Laila Alam 10th International Rating Women’s Chess Tournament after the seventh and final round at the Bangladesh...

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    Zia wins Nat’l A Chess title

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on December 04, 2018

    Grand Master Ziaur Rahman became champion in the 44th National ‘A’ Chess Championship, which ended on Monday at National Sports Council old building.Zia earned 8.5...

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    Norway’s Carlsen retains world chess crown

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 12:00am on December 01, 2018

    Norwegian chess superstar Magnus Carlsen on Wednesday cemented his reputation as the game’s greatest player after demolishing US hopeful Fabiano Caruana in a winner-take-all world...