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Mahmood Lodhi wins 6th Asian senior Chess Championship

Latest Update: October 1, 2015 | 517 Views

14-times national champion, Pakistan’s Mahmood Lodhi has won the 6th Asian senior Chess Championship 2015 being held in Larestan, Iran.


Lodhi sped to victory with an outstanding performance of 7 wins and 2 draws, said a press statement from the Mind Sports Association of Pakistan.

As a result of the victory, Lodhi now moves closure to the coveted Grand Master title, which will be confirmed after the matter is decided by the World Chess Federation (FIDE).