#National Chess Federation of the Philippines

Masskara Chess slated

The best local government units in the country converge in the 1st Masskara Festival National Inter-Province Cities and Municipalities Chess Team Championships from Oct. 12 to 16 at the Forest Park Resort in Bacolod City.

Chess: 2-day tryouts get going to fill up slots in PH team

The National Chess Federation of the Philippines will hold a two-day tryout this weekend for the team it will field to the first FIDE Online Olympiad 2020 slated July 22 to August 30.

GMs Mark Paragua, Banjo Barcenilla post 1-2 finish in online chess tilt

United States-based Grandmasters Mark Paragua and Banjo Barcenilla showed why they are two of the top Filipino chessers at present after a 1-2 finish in the online GM Rosendo Balinas Cup over the weekend.

NCFP names additional entries to Team PH

The National Chess Federation of the Philippines (NCFP) has fielded in Al-basher Buto, Christian Gian Arca, April Joy Claros and Oshrie Jhames Reyes to the national team it is sending to the World Cadets and Youth Rapid Chess Championships on Nov. 27 to Dec. 23.

Chess federation lines up series of online tilts

The National Chess Federation of the Philippines (NCFP) will give Filipino chess players something to look forward to amid the pandemic as it lined up a series of online tournaments this year.

Jersey Marticio, 13, rules age-group chess tilt

Chess wunderkind Jersey Marticio swept all her seven matches to capture the elite girls 18-under division of the 2021 Mayor Atty. Rolen C Paulino National Age Group Online Chess Championships North Luzon Leg held online over the weekend.