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Friday, December 21, 2012

Ziaur the champ

Grand Master Ziaur Rahman became champion of the Shaheed Muktijoddha Mufti Kased International Rating Chess Tournament at the close of the ninth and final round at the Bangladesh Chess Federation Hall Room yesterday.

Zia beat IM Imhazuddin Ahmed Sagor to join GM Abdullah Al Rakib at the top, who drew against FM Nasir Ahmed in the last round to secure eight points from nine games. Later the championship was decided through a tiebreaker. Nasir finished third with 7.5 points.

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