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Asiad Chess: GM Enamul beat Jamison of Hong Kong in 4th round

Special Correspondent Chess 2023-09-26, 12:24pm


Asiad Chess- GM Enamul Hossain Razib beat Kao Jamison Edrich of Hong Kong in 4th round

Dhaka, Sept 26 - Grand Master Enamul Hossain Razib of Bangladesh beat Kao Jamison Edrich of Hong Kong in the fourth round of the men's individual event of the 19th Asian Games Chess, which is now being held in the Chinese city of Hangzhou on Monday.

The third and fourth round matches of men's and women's individual events were also held on Monday.

In the day's other fourth-round matches, IM Mohammad Fahad Rahman of Bangladesh won against IM Markov Mikhail of Kyrgyzstan in the men's individual event, while WFM Noshin Anjum of Bangladesh won against Seo Jwon of South Korea in the women's individual event.

After the day's fourth-round matches, GM Enamul Hossain Razib secured 2.5 points, IM Mohammad Fahad Rahman bagged two points, and WFM Noshin Anjum earned 2 points.

Earlier in the day's third-round matches, GM Enamul Hossain Razib defeated IM Sugar Gun Erdene of Mongolia; IM Mohammad Fahad Rahman lost to IM Bersamina Paulo of the Philippines in the men's individual; and WFM Noshin Anjum lost to WGM Gong Qianyun of Singapore in the women's individual event.

The fifth, sixth, and seventh round matches will be played on Tuesday.