Online chess to be worked off | Sunday Observer

Online chess to be worked off

27 December, 2020

The Chess Federation of Sri Lanka (CFSL) is to conduct their Online Chess Event, the president of the CFSL Lakshman Wijesuriya said.

He said the CFSL Online Team Chess Cup 2020 will be contested by 95 chess teams from all over the country to be staged in six categories.

The teams are divided in to five categories giving with the top categories and the top three teams advance to the next category. The fifth category will be a round robin seven rounds with the top five teams and the advanced three teams from the fourth category to be played on December 29.

Meanwhile the top four teams in category A, round robin event will play a knock out (semi final and final) events on January 3.

The Chess Federation has offered a cash award of Rs. 50,000 and trophies for the final winners and medals for all category winners.(DR)