TOYOTA Kids U16 Rapid Open 2015

Toyota 2015 Top Three WinnersToyota Chess Kids Open 2015 was concluded at the Abdulla AbdulGhani and Brothers Tower in the Toyota Showroom, the closing ceremony and the prize distribution was attended by Mr. Usama Abdulghani the Chairman of the Company and Mr. Khalifa Mohammed Al-Hitmi the President of Qatar Chess Association. Read more...

QATARGAS Rapid Chess for youth 2014

Qatargas 2014 QATARGAS Open Chess for youth U16 Tournament was concluded in Copthorne Hotel The closing Ceremony was Attended by QCA General Secretary GM Mohammed Al-Medaihki and QCA Board member Amal Al-Mannai and Mr. Hamad AL-Awi representing Qatargas... Read more 

TOYOTA Kids Chess Open 2014

TOYOTA Kids Open 2014

118 Players Competed in TOYOTA Kids Open Chess 2014 during the period 3-5 April 7 out of 9 round were played in Crowne Plaza hotel the last 2 rounds and the closing ceremony took place in Abdulla AbdulGhani Tower TOYOTA showroom... read more

Blitz Open on Friday 14th February 2014

QOC Winter Camp47 Players Competed in the Blitz Open Tournament held in the Beautiful Winter Camp Of the Qatar Olympic Committee after 7 rounds the Winner was Mr. Khaled Salim Barakat from Palestine with 6 points out of 7, Three players Shared the places second to fourth with 5.5 points they are Sumith Kusuma from India, Ayman AbdulAzim from Egypt and Yusef Mahmoud Zayed from Qatar. Click for full results

QATARGAS Chess Festival for Kids 2013

Qatargas 2013 Winners

Qatargas Chess Festival Open for under 14 years old was concluded on the 26th of October, the tournament was held for 3 days In ASPIRE Ladies Club, 176 players Boys & Girls Qatari and expats from different nationalities living in Qatar competed for the prizes. Read more

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McDonald's Chess Championship 2013

Al-Remaihi

Qatari Mohammed Khaled AL-Remaihi wins the McDonald's Chess Championship for Kids Under 14 Years which was held held in the Boys Chess in the Al-Maahed st. in New Slata from 16 to 18 May 2013 The tournament was open Qatari and Expats and for both genders. Best Qatari Young Player prize won by Mohammed Ibrahim Al-HOR and Best Qatari young Girl prize won by Alaa Husain.

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Qatar Sport Day 2013

Sport Day PosterThe Festive Qatar Sport Day for Chess Started at Katara as early as (8:00 am), Chess Fans locals and expats from both genders of all ages came to register their names in order to save a place in the list of the participants who were willing to challenge the Qatari Grandmaster SimulMohammed AL-Medaihki and have fun and hope to achieve a draw or even may win against him!! the Simultaneous matches started with 55 players playing against the GM. After 4 hours of fighting chess 3 players drew and one won and 51 players lost against the Grandmaster. Click for the full list

96 Players registered for the Blitz Chess Tournament started at 15:00 and prize winners were:  Click for Full Crosstable

Rank Name Points
1 SHATRUGHAN KUMAR
2 Rolenson Loyola 6
3 Robert Arellano 6
4 Krishna 6
5 Sumith 6
6 ABDULBARI IBRAHIM
7 Salama Al-Khelaifi
8 Ayman AbdulAzim

 

Ramadan Rapid & Blitz Chess Open 2015

Ramadan 2015 Winners

Ramadan Rapid & Blitz Chess Open Tournaments concluded with Diogo Alho from Portugal Winner of the Rapid Chess and Mr. Shatrugan Kumar from India Winner of the Blitz Chess.

Money prizes were distributed to the top ten in the Rapid Tournament and to the Top five in the Blitz Tournament

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Qatar National Sport Day 2015

QNSD 2015

60 players played in the simultaneous Exhibition matches against 4 Grandmasters, after which a Blitz Open Chess tournament took place. Read more ...

Safari Wonderland Kids Chess Open 2014

Safari Wonderland Open Chess Tournament for Kids under 14 years old Boys & Girls was concluded with the Winner is Bilal Ahmed Of India. read more

Ramadan Rapid & Blitz Chess Open 2014

Ramadan Open 2014 WinnersRamadan Rapid & Blitz Open Tournaments were concluded in Crowne Plaza Hotel on the 5th of July 2014 the Winner of both tournaments was Diogo Alho from Portugal. Read more

Qatar Sport Day 2014

QSD 2014 WinnerThe Festive Qatar Sport Day for Chess Started at Katara as early as (8:00 am), more than 80 Chess Fans locals and expats from both genders of all ages came to register their names in order to save a place in the list of the participants who were willing to challenge the Qatari Grandmasters Mohammed AL-Medaihki and Mohammed Naser AL-Sayed and have fun and hope to achieve a draw or even may win against them!! the Simultaneous matches started with 40 players due to limitation of the seats After 4 hours of fighting chess only 2 players achieved a win and 38 players lost against the Grandmasters. Click for the full list

120 Players registered for the Blitz Chess Tournament started at 15:00 40 players were eliminated from the tournament by a 2 games knockout system 80 Players competed in a 9 round Swiss System and the Winner of the tournament was Grandmaster Hamdouchi Hicham from FranceClick for Full List

RAMADAN RAPID CHESS OPEN 2013

Ramadan 2013 

Roberto Arellano and Bilal Ahmad Moosa are the Champions of the Ramadan Chess Open and Ramadan under 14 years old which took place in the Girls Chess Club during the period 14-20 June 2013 it was Open for all, Qataris and Expats from both genders The Closing Ceremony was attended by GM Mohammed AL Medaihki the General Secretary of the QCA and Mr. Hamad Al-Tamimi the Executive Director of the QCA as well as Mrs. Amal Al-Mannai QCA board member. For full results click  Open section & Under 14 section

TOYOTA Chess Tournament for Kids 2013

TOYOTA E 2013Toyota Kids Chess Tournament Under 16 Years was concluded in the Al-Abdulghani Tower (Toyota Showroom) located on the C ring road. The tournament started on the 7th of May in the Girls Chess Club,  the last two rounds of the 9 round Swiss System was played in the Toyota showroom and the winner was Malek Anabtawi with a perfect score of 9 points. 2nd and 3rd places were shared By Richard Rajesh Kumar and Vivek Bushan with 7.5 points for each of them but a better tiebreak for Richard. The Closing and Awards Ceremony was held in the showroom and patronaged by the President of the Qatar Chess Association Mr. Khalifa Al-Hitmi and Toyota sells and marketing director Mr. Murugan Rama Lingam, the ceremony was also attended by the General Secretary Qatari Grandmaster Mr. Mohamed Al-Medaihki, Board member Sultan Al-Kuwari and the Executive Director of the QCA Mr. Hamad Al-Tamimi.

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