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Newcomer is player to watch

Newcomer to the local tournament circuit Calvin Giddings (right) opposes Maria Varona Thomas in the Engineering Construction Incorporated (ECI) seven-round tournament. Giddings performed creditably against Wendell Meusa and Thomas. He is a player to watch.

At the start of the Engineering Construction Incorporated (ECI) chess competition two Saturdays ago, this column enquired whether the tournament should be considered the elimination one for the selection of players for 2016 Chess Olympiad.