Quang Liem helps Webster University win chess championship

April 5, 2016 | 05:43 pm GMT+7

Vietnam's number one chess player led the Webster University team to victory at the Pan-American Intercollegiate Team Chess Championship 2015.

Quang Liem at Webster University.

Quang Liem at Webster University. Photo by VnExpress.

Quang Liem’s team beat Texas Tech University, The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley and Columbia University on April 3, winning their fourth consecutive championship.

Quang Liem, as team captain, earned the team 3 out of 8.5 points to win the championship.

After the competition, Quang Liem will join Vietnam’s national chess team to compete at the Asian Chess Team Championships in the United Arab Emirates in the rapid and blitz events.

 
 
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