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Vietnamese chess ace ‘mated' at World Cup

Vietnam's top chess player Le Quang Liem failed to reach the fourth round of the World Chess Cup 2011 after losing his third-round tie-break against Lazaro Bruzon Bastista of Cuba by 0.5-1.5 in Khanty-Mansiysk on Sep. 5.
Vietnamese girls shine at World Chess Olympics Culture - Sports

Vietnamese girls shine at World Chess Olympics

The Vietnamese women’s chess team is currently ranked 29 th after beating their UK rivals in the ninth round of the 39 th World Chess Olympics, which takes place in the Siberian city of Khanty-Mansiysk, Russia from September 19-October 4.
Vietnam shines at World Chess Olympics Culture - Sports

Vietnam shines at World Chess Olympics

Vietnam is being tipped as one of top teams in their group after beating rivals Uzbekistan and Iceland on the third day of the 39 th World Chess Olympics, being held in the Siberian town of Khanty-Mansiysk, Russia from September 19-Oct. 4.