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Vol. 4 Num 237 Sat. January 24, 2004  
   
Sports


Singer chess


Five players jointly shared the lead with 6.5 points each after the end of the eighth round games of the preliminary phase Singer 30th National Chess Championship-at the NSC yesterday.

They are: FM Khandkar Aminul Islam, Shawkat Hossain Pallab, FM Sheikh Nasir Ahmed, Debaraj Chattarjee and Aminul Islam Polash.

In this round Nasir beat FM Rezaul Haque, Debaraj beat Sohel Chowdhury, Maleq beat Din Mohammad, Arman beat Humayan Kabir, Javed beat Taherul Islam and Enayet beat Uten. Amin drew with Pallab and Lavlu drew with Polash.