Myanmar Chess Federation will select six players for the Southeast Asian Games to be held from November 30 to December eleven in the Philippines.
The federation has determined to compete with six chess players for SEA Games to resume the event for the first time after the 2013 SEA Games in Myanmar.The MCF is making plans to compete in classes- global and ASEAN activities inside the coming Southeast Asian Games.‘’We will select players for SEA Games in some months. We have planned to choose six players from which 4 may be worldwide and two for ASEAN chess competitions. We are hoping to win the gold medal from the ASEAN chess tournament,” U Myo Zaw Min, secretary of the Myanmar Chess Federation, advised The Myanmar Times. The federation will begin selecting for ASEAN chess Event from nine to 13 July at Aung San Stadium in Yangon. Ten players are competing in this selection system, and four may be selected to start with.
ASEAN Chess is conventional chess of ASEAN that is an aggregate Thailand Traditional Chess, Myanmar Traditional Chess, and Cambodia Traditional chess.
Through the Philippine Olympic Committee, chess has been decided to be blanketed within the 2019 SEA Games for the primary time inside the past six years.
Myanmar was given 4 gold, one silver, and 3 bronze medals in the 2013 SEA Games held in Myanmar.
The first assembly between the girls happened in a primary spherical shape at Eastbourne in 2005, while Sania started nicely, taking the primary set 6-1. The Thai female changed into fortunate to win the second set in a tie-breaker, barely edging it at 8-6. The third set became a difficult-fought 7-5 victory for Tamarine.
Interestingly, each suit won by the Thai female had been on grass courts, at the same time as Sania gained both her fits on tough courtroom surfaces. That need to be a factor in the Indian girls’ favor ahead of the Asian Games sector-very last meeting. Age is every other component that favors Sania, who’s 9 years younger than Tamarine.
That stated, Tamarine has had a better singles file on the excursion recently than her Indian rival. In her ultimate 10 video games, Tamarine has misplaced just the WTA tournament at Osaka, Japan, inside the method. Contrast this with Sania’s performance; she has gained five and lost five of her last ten expert matches. A telling statistic reveals that the Indian woman has misplaced her last 4 singles suits at the tour, whilst her Thai sector-very last opponent at the Asian Games has won eight of her ultimate 9.
Sania has been beset via harm lately, and that may be a purpose for the decline in her singles sport. However, she did not permit that to come back inside the way of her silver medals in each single and doubles occasion on the currently held Commonwealth Games in Delhi.
India’s Sania Mirza has stormed into the quarter-finals of the women’s singles occasion at the Asian Games, wherein she can meet Thailand’s Tamarine Tanasugarn.
Sania stands at 166th inside the WTA scores even as Tamarine is ranked 108 locations above her, at fifty-eight.
The two girls have met four times in the past, and their head-to-head record is regardless of each prevailing twice. Their closing meeting becomes at Birmingham on grass, earlier this 12 months. The Thai female trumped the Indian on the event, and the rating-line study 4-6, 7-5, 6-1 in Tanasugarn’s favor.