Thursday, January 17, 2008
Abdullah Al Saif of Dhaka and Mosabbir Khan Shiblu of Narayangonj earned 7½ points and are now jointly leading the point table after end of the 9th or last round of 28th National Sub-Junior Chess Championship.Saif and Shiblu will play play-off match tonight according to the tournament rules for the championship. 3 players earned 7 points each and their positions are: 3rd-Nazmus Shakib of Kushtia, 4th-Rakib Hasan Rana and 5th- Masudur Rahman of Magura. Arifa Khatun Moni became 1st in the girls section with 6½ points. Tahmina Akter Tisha became 2nd and Tanzina Akter Tani became 3rd with 6 points in the girls section. Total 79 players from Dhaka and several districts participated in the event.