Asia Youth Chess: Fahad, Neer earn gold medals 

 Asia Youth Chess: Fahad, Neer earn gold medals 

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Dhaka – Fide Master Mohammad Fahad Rahman and Manon Reja Neer of Bangladesh earned gold medals in the 2nd Western Asia Youth Chess Championship after the 9th and last round matches at Waskaduwa in Sri Lanka on Sunday.FM Fahad earned 7 points from 9 games to clinch the gold medal in the Open Under-14 group with unbeaten run while Neer bagged 6 points off 9 games to bag the gold medal in the Open Under-8 Group.In the 9th and last round matches, Fahad drew with Chandreyee Hajra of India while Neer drew with Upananda Sasmitha of Sri Lanka.A total of 187 players from seven Asian countries took part in the event.Earlier, both Fahad and Neer also earned silver medals in Rapid Chess which was held in Waskaduwa on September 5.UNB news agency

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