June 10, 2021
June 10, 2021

Zia hoping to go past previous World Cup success

Grand Master Ziaur Rahman is hoping to go beyond his previous success in the FIDE World Cup chess after emerging as unbeaten champion in Asian Zonal Chess Championship to book a ticket for the...

May 22, 2021
May 22, 2021

Niaz draws, Enamul loses

With 1.5 points, the country’s first GM was in 10th position among 82 competitors.

October 18, 2020
October 18, 2020

Men's team miss out on quarterfinals spot

Bangladesh men's chess team finished in 10th position out of 38 teams in the Asian Nation's Online Cup today.

October 10, 2020
October 10, 2020

Good start for Bangladesh

Bangladesh were tied for second position at the end of the first day's play of Asian Nations Online Cup today.

September 26, 2020
September 26, 2020

Indonesian GM wins title

Indonesian Grandmaster Susanto Megaranto won the title of Joytu Sheikh Hasina International Online Chess Tournament, which concluded today.

September 24, 2020
September 24, 2020

Zia hails efforts but wants classic events

Grand Master Ziaur Rahman believes holding the Joytu Sheikh Hasina International Online Chess Tournament will enhance Bangladesh’s image among players across the world and that the healthy prize...

August 16, 2020
August 16, 2020

Disappointing end to Bangladesh's Online Chess Olympiad campaign

Bangladesh finished second from bottom in Pool A of Division 2 in the FIDE Online World Chess Olympiad at the close of the ninth and final round today.

July 24, 2020
July 24, 2020

Ambitions limited as Online Chess Olympiad approaches

Grand Master Niaz Murshed believes studying up on openings is more important than practising online in rapid chess, even though there is very little possibility for Bangladesh to qualify for the...

May 30, 2020
May 30, 2020

Online chess for local players soon

Having gathered experience from Asian Junior and Girls Online Chess (Zone-3.2) competition held on Thursday, Bangladesh Chess Federation (BCF) is planning to organise an online chess tournament for...

April 22, 2020
April 22, 2020

Chess has adapted well to shutdowns: Anand

Five-time world champion Viswanathan Anand feels chess has adapted quite well to the coronavirus-forced shutdowns across the globe by simply going online just as he has been doing to stay in touch...