Singapore ranked second amongst Asean countries at the world youth U-16 Chess Olympiad 2013
30 July, 2013
Singapore Chess Federation
Team Singapore competing in Round 1.
second amongst all ASEAN countries in the Team Category at the World Youth U-16
Chess Olympiad 2013. Overall, Singapore shared the 15th position with Kyrgyzstan, placing above
Malaysia, Indonesia, Hong Kong, Macau and Taipei.
72 teams from 26 countries
competed in the Olympiad held at Chongqing, China between 21 Jul and 30 July by
the World Chess Federation (FIDE) and the Chinese Chess Association.
Five members of the National Junior Squad were
selected to represent Singapore in this tournament – Liu Xiangyi, Wong Yee
Chit, Lau Xian Hui Rudolph, Tan Tze Lin Tommy, and Lew Zhi Hong.
Tan, Wong Yit Chee, Liu Xiangyi, Tony Tan (Team Captain), Rudolph Lau, Lew Zhi
Full result lists and
tournament details can be found on the World Youth U-16 Chess Olympiad 2013’s
Official Website at http://wyco2013.cqyc.org.cn/webschool/News/en/
More details are available