25 August 2012, Kuala Lumpur – As the Arthur Tan Chess Festival 2012 draws to a close, Quezon City Chess Team claims the 32nd ASTRO Rapid Open Team Chess Championship 2012 scoring 7 wins, 1 draw, 1 loss, 15 Match Points and 24.5 board points. The team comprise of GM Antonio Rogellio Jr, GM Darwin Laylo, Bengt Largo and Marlon Constantino scored brilliantly. They beat Malaysia’s Chess Tigers in round 7, 3-1. Quezon City Chess Team was rated as the 10th seeding but they ended the champions!
Quezon City Chess Team performance of rounds 5-9:
Team Performance Quezon City Chess Team:
Round 9 Results: