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Nguyen Ngoc Truong Son and Pham Le Thao Nguyen are national chess teammates. They are the first couple winning at the same time in the 31st SEA Games after grabbing two golds each for Vietnam.

Liem beats 2021 World Cup champion in online chess tournament

Vietnamese grandmaster Le Quang Liem recorded a victory over 2021 World Cup champion Jan Krzysztof Duda of Poland in the second day of the Airthings Masters online tournament.

Two Vietnamese schoolgirls compete for world youth chess championship

Both finalists who competed for the championship of the World Youth Chess Cup (online) 2021 are Vietnamese.

Vietnam's top chess star advances to Banter Blitz Cup quarterfinals

Vietnam’s No. 1 chess player Le Quang Liem is due to play Dutch GM Benjamin Bok in the quarterfinals of the Banter Blitz Cup online chess tournament on July 5.

Vietnam's No.1 chess player set to play second tie-break in FIDE World Cup

Le Quang Liem, Vietnam’s top chess player, will take part in a second play-off match following another draw in the third round of the ongoing FIDE World Cup in Khanty-Mansiysk, Russia.


Vietnam's Nguyen Thien Ngan crowned world U14 rapid chess champion

Vietnamese player Nguyen Thien Ngan defeated No. 1 seed Van Foreest Machteld from the Netherlands to win the girls’ U14 rapid chess event at the 2019 World Youth Rapid and Blitz Chess Championship in Spain.


Vietnamese chess prodigy Anh Khoi granted grandmaster title

Nguyen Anh Khoi, a talented 17-year-old Vietnamese chess player, has been officially granted the title of grandmaster by the International Chess Federation.


Vietnam's top players held to draws at Hunan International Chess Open

Le Quang Liem, the nation’s highest ranked chess player, earned a draw during the third match of the ongoing Belt and Road China Hunan International Chess Open 2019 in China.


Vietnam's GM Truong Son shines at Hunan International Chess Open

Vietnamese grandmaster Nguyen Ngoc Truong Son enjoyed a straight-forward victory during the second match of the Belt and Road China Hunan International Chess Open 2019 in China.


Son wins while Liem held to draw at Hunan International Chess Open

Vietnamese Grandmasters Nguyen Ngoc Truong Son and Le Quang Liem enjoyed a pair of strong performances at the Belt and Road China Hunan International Chess Open 2019 in China.


Two Vietnamese GMs to compete at FIDE Grand Swiss

Vietnamese Grandmaster Nguyen Ngoc Truong Son has won a slot to compete at the FIDE Grand Swiss, a new tournament added to the World Championship cycle by the International Chess Federation (FIDE).


Chess master Truong Son climbs 19 places in January FIDE rankings

 Vietnam’s no. 2 chess player Nguyen Ngoc Truong Son welcomed 2016 with good news as he moved up 19 notches to 105th position in the world men’s rankings for January announced recently by the World Chess Federation (FIDE).