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GCF’s 2020 National Champion Taffin Khan
GCF’s 2020 National Champion Taffin Khan

Taffin Khan sweeps 2020 championship

With 6½ points from seven games World Chess Federation (FIDE) national master Taffin Khan emerged victorious in the recently concluded 2020 National Chess Champion-ship.

This year should be a better one for chess

The column expresses its optimism for chess in 2021. The production of a vaccine to temper the spread of COVID-19 is music to our ears as we anticipate a healthier year and a rosier future for local and international chess.

Whither the origin of chess

A senior official of the International Chess Federation, known by its French acronym FIDE, once noted that perhaps the game of chess was devised by aliens.

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