Gomez stays unbeaten in Pacquiao International Open Chess Festival

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Wed, 14 Dec 2022 09:22:41 +0000

By KRISTEL SATUMBAGA Olympiad veteran Grandmaster John Paul Gomez smashed International Master Michael Concio, Jr. to remain unbeaten after the third round of the MCPL’s Manny Pacquiao International Open Chess Festival in General Santos City Wednesday, Dec. 14. The 37-year-old Biñan, Laguna bet, who was the country’s top scorer in the Chennai Olympiad early this […]

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Pinoy GM held to draw by IM

Credit to Author: Tempo Online| Date: Thu, 13 Jun 2019 20:00:56 +0000

With the draw, Laylo slipped to a share of 21st to 28th places with 3.5 points in the 9-round tournament with Indian GM Murali Karthikeyan leading the way with 5.5 points following his win over compatriot GM Murali Karthikeyan.

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Gomez places 5th in Asian tilt

Credit to Author: Tempo Online| Date: Tue, 16 Apr 2019 20:00:20 +0000

Gomez, who started strong by leading after five rounds, groped in his last four duels for a tie with four others at fourth to seventh places with identical 6 points.

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PH chesser stays on top

Credit to Author: Tempo Online| Date: Fri, 12 Apr 2019 20:00:39 +0000

It was the second straight draw for Gomez who improved his tally to 4 points – he posted three wins – the same records of Megaranto, Mongolian FIDE Master Urtnasan Nasanjargal and Vietnamese International Master Nguyen Van Huy.

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Pinoy chessers strike in Mongolia

Credit to Author: Tempo Online| Date: Mon, 08 Apr 2019 17:00:51 +0000

Gomez toppled IM John Marvin Miciano while Bersamina walloped FIDE Master Erdenepurev Boldoo of host Mongolia to join 19 others at the helm of the Open Division of this nine-round tournament.

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Asian chess meet under way today

Credit to Author: Tempo Online| Date: Sun, 09 Dec 2018 20:00:43 +0000

With most of its top players abroad, the Philippines faces a daunting task in the 17th Asian Continental Chess Championships which get under way today at the Tiara Hotel in Makati.

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