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Allan Menham
21-01-2011, 08:44 AM
It was a great day of chess in Bundaberg on 20 January when 13 children competed in the first Children’s chess tournament in Bundaberg for 2011

Competition was keen as some of Bundaberg’s top primary and secondary chess players were in attendance. Some had played chess at state level.
Tim Harris and Anish Preshy won seven out of eight games, and they were followed by Stixpa Drinovace with 6.5 out of eight games.

There were a few upsets on the day. Timothy Harris defeated Anish Preshy in one game and Aishwarya Preshy in another , and Alex Buckholz defeated Courtney Ryan.

Bundaberg Chess Club Secretary Allan Menham said that the children are improving month by month and there are many strong players in the school ranks.