Philippines sweeps 11th Asean Age Group+ Senior-50 Chess Team Events; Dep-Ed bet bags 3 golds

Philippines sweeps 11th Asean Age Group+ Senior-50 Chess Team Events; Dep-Ed bet bags 3 golds

manfrommanila
manfrommanila
Jun 22, 2010, 1:40 PM |
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Philippine won all three golds in the Standard chess team,Rapid chess team  and the Blitz chess team in the 11th Asean Age Group+ Senior-50 Chess Team Event held June 4-13,2010 at the Subic Bay Port,Philippines.Silver medals goes to Singapore in the Rapid and Blitz team and bronze medals to Vietnam. Vietnam won the silver in the Standard team event.IM Chan Peng Kong of Singapore won the Blitz individual gold,winning the bronze was Ernesto Baltazar of Dep-Ed ,Philippines.Baltazar,representing the Department of Education,combined with Rudy Ibanez and Edmundo Legaspi for the gold medals in the Standard event.The 53,year old Baltazar added two more golds in the Rapid and Blitz team events together with Joel Pineda of Olongapo city.