Four years ago at the last Asian games in Doha,Qatar, just one person paid to watch the chess tournament.... a coach who had forgotten his accreditation to get into the venue.
Chess in which competitor never get out of their seats belonging an international athletic competition?
The spectators sat in front of an electronic representationof the match projected on a screen.....spectators don't actually get to see the "athletes".
"THE BRAIN IS THE MOST IMPORTANT MUSCLE OF ALL".
2016 Palarong Maynila Chess Meet (High School Boys) Final...
Chief Arbiter Ernie Baltazar announcing the winners in the High School Boys category during the awarding ceremony of last year 2015 Palarong...
Top female player Ynah Sophia Canape of the University of the Philippines and Melwyn Kenneth Baltazar of Colegio de San Juan de Letran at ...