Chess Tournament: Chief Minister Attends Awarding Ceremony

5 August 2022
2022-08-05 13:41

An awarding ceremony took place in Magway Township for the 5-district men’s and women’s Chief Minister’s Cup Chess Tournament.
During the ceremony at the regional stadium, Chief Minister U Tint Lwin stressed objectives of the Tournament which are to bring out a new generation of young chess players, to make young people more interested in the sport of chess and to play widely in their environment and to produce good chess players representing the region. And, awards were presented to winners in the tournament – it’s reported that 3 players from Thayet and Minbu districts earned wins. Also, awards were presented to winners in the U-18 international chess tournaments from Magway, Thayet and Pakokku districts.

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