Philippines, 19 Jun 2024
  Home >> News

 


BOXERS

CURRENT CHAMPIONS 

FORMER CHAMPIONS   

RATINGS                       

NEWS           

FORUM        

FIGHT GALLERIES        

RING CARD GIRLS        


 
 
News  


Panabo Knights Chess Club Leads ACAPI Winners in Tuesday's Awarding Ceremony


PhilBoxing.com


Manila---ACAPI (Association of Chess Amateurs in the Philippines, Incorporated) President Arena Grandmaster/Engineer Rey Cris Urbiztondo announced that the awarding for the recently concluded 1st President's Cup 2024 ACAPI Online Chess Tournament will be held on Tuesday, May 28, 2024 in a Zoom meeting online at seven in the evening.

Panabo Knights Chess Club of National Master Henry Roger Lopez will lead the winners. The Panabo Knights won the championship in the Open Division and the Youth Division. They placed second in the Senior Division and the PWD Division.

"Due to the excellence shown by the Panabo Knights Chess Club, they will be awarded the overall champion with a corresponding prize in addition to the prize in each division," explained by ACAPI President AGM Urbiztondo.

Also winning was Davao Durianburg Stallions of National Arbiter Ely Acas, who won the PWD Division, second in the Open Division and third in the Female Division.

Coach Boyet Tardecilla's Imus Cefag PPKGCC who won the Female Division and placed third in the PWD Division.

Also the Las Pinas TFCC CMC of Coach Ferdinand Reyes who placed second in the Female Division and third in the Open Division and Senior Division.

Tuguegarao A won the championship in the Under 12 Division and Tuguegarao C was third while IM Ronald Bancod's Laoag Sunshine City placed second in the Under 12 Division.

Meanwhile, the four-man Madridejos Knights Chess Club etched its name in stone as the first ever senior division champion of the Association of Chess Amateurs of the Philippines, Inc. (ACAPI) President’s Cup online tournament.

Led by playing team owner Engr. Josito “Jojo” Clamor Dondon who is based in Texas, United States, the Madridejos Knights completed a clean sweep of Davao del Norte’s Panabo Knights Chess Club in their four-round championship match to clinch the historic crown.

“Our constant practice greatly helped us in getting the championship title,” said Dondon, an Arena International Master and US Candidate Master who is a businessman and professional day trader in the US stock market who thanked to ACAPI officials headed by it's president AGM Urbiztondo for the success of the inaugural online tournament being held at Chess.com Platform.

ACAPI President AGM Urbiztondo expressed gratitude to all who participated as well as the officials of ACAPI for the successful aforementioned online tournament.

He also mentioned that the next ACAPI Tournament - Second Conference is hosted by Atty. Jong Guevarra.-Marlon Bernardino-


Click here to view a list of other articles written by Marlon Bernardino.


Recent PhilBoxing.com In-House articles:

  • August 17: Arslanbek Makhmudov & Guido Vianello to Meet in Heavyweight Slugfest at Videotron Centre in Quebec City LIVE on ESPN
    , Tue, 18 Jun 2024
  • Boston Celtics are the 2024 NBA Champions After Routing Dallas, 106-88 to End Series in Game 5
    By Teodoro Medina Reynoso, , Tue, 18 Jun 2024
  • PARO: I’M TOP DOG AT 140LBS NOW
    , Tue, 18 Jun 2024
  • ANDRES "SAVAGE" CORTES TRAINING CAMP NOTES
    , Tue, 18 Jun 2024
  • Cu leads Team Seirin to victory
    By Marlon Bernardino, , Tue, 18 Jun 2024
  • What Awaits Naoya Inoue at Featherweight?
    By Teodoro Medina Reynoso, , Tue, 18 Jun 2024
  • Undefeated Super Middleweight Prospect Darius “DFG” Fulghum Excited to headline first show
    , Tue, 18 Jun 2024
  • Venado Lopez-Angelo Leo IBF Featherweight World Title Clash Set for August 10 at Tingley Coliseum in Albuquerque LIVE on ESPN
    , Tue, 18 Jun 2024
  • TAYDEN "THE BUTCHER" BELTRAN TRAINING CAMP NOTES
    , Tue, 18 Jun 2024
  • Antonio Moran Re-Inks with All Star Boxing
    , Tue, 18 Jun 2024
  • EXCITING MATCHROOM PROSPECT HAMZA UDDIN: MY LOCAL COMMUNITY INSPIRES MY WORLD TITLE DREAM
    , Mon, 17 Jun 2024
  • Undefeated Chinese-Kazakh boxer Yesimuhan Yeerken (3-0) signs with Sanman Boxing
    , Mon, 17 Jun 2024
  • Dimzon seeded no. 1 in Unisex 2024 Summer Junior Tennis
    By Lito delos Reyes, , Mon, 17 Jun 2024
  • Magsayo closer to title shot
    By Joaquin Henson, , Mon, 17 Jun 2024
  • Undefeated Austin Brooks & Aran Avagyan Battle to an exciting 10-round draw
    , Mon, 17 Jun 2024
  • Enrique "Maravilla" Pinder, Former Panamanian Champ, Passes Away
    By Gabriel F. Cordero, , Mon, 17 Jun 2024
  • RP Blu Boys Show Grit as they End their World Cup Run
    By Marlon Bernardino, , Sun, 16 Jun 2024
  • MARK MAGSAYO WINS WBA INTERCONTINENTAL SUPER FEATHERWEIGHT TITLE OVER EDUARDO RAMIREZ
    By Maloney L. Samaco, , Sun, 16 Jun 2024
  • Pagara is new IBF Asia lightweight champ
    By Lito delos Reyes, , Sun, 16 Jun 2024
  • Asia's First GM Torre to grace opening of chess tournament in Lipa City, Batangas
    By Marlon Bernardino, , Sun, 16 Jun 2024
  • “PRINCE” ALBERT PAGARA BECOMES THE NEW IBF ASIA 135-LBS CHAMPION
    By Carlos Costa, , Sun, 16 Jun 2024
  • Mirano rules Sta. Maria chessfest
    By Lito delos Reyes, , Sun, 16 Jun 2024
  • WBSC Men's Softball World Cup 2024 Group A: Philippines beat hosts Mexico, still with chance to reach Sunday's playoffs
    , Sat, 15 Jun 2024
  • Hoka Trilogy Run race kit collection ends today
    , Sat, 15 Jun 2024
  • Davis vs. Martin: Tank Versus Frank
    By Chris Carlson, , Sat, 15 Jun 2024




  •  



     
    PhilBoxing.com has been created to support every aspiring
    Filipino boxer and the Philippine boxing scene in general.
    Please send comments to feedback@philboxing.com


    PRIVATE POLICY | LEGAL DISCLAIMER
    developed and maintained by dong secuya
    © 2024 philboxing.com.