GM Zaiur-Tashan’s family team emerges unbeaten champions

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Grand Master Ziaur Rahman and Fide Master Tahsin Tajwar’s family team emerged unbeaten champions in the family tournament of 28th Abu Dhabi Int’l Chess Festival held today (Monday) in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. BSS.

Grand Master Zia’s family team won the title with a total of maximum 14 points from seven matches, said a press release of Bangladesh Chess Federation.

In the day’s matches, Grand Master Zia’s family defeated India’s Niroshan Thanikanchalam Family by 2-0 game points in the first round, beat Abucejo Armel N Family of the Philippines by 1.5-0.5 game points in the second round, beat Reyes Danilo Family of the Philippines by 2-0 game points in the third round, beat Grand Master Castaneda Georgu of Peru family by 1.5-0.5 game points in the fourth round, defeated family of Mansurov Botir of Uzbekistan in the fifth round, beat International Master Tissir Mohamed’s family of Morocco by 1.5-0.5 game points in the sixth round and beat Dinesh Chitlange’s family of India by 2-0 game points in the seventh round.