The 27th SEA Games - Results Print
Tuesday, 24 December 2013 09:14
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Irene Sukandar (INA) capturing Gold in Chess Women's Rapid

The 27th SEA Games held in Nay Pyi Taw, Myanmar, from 11 to 22 December 2013 saw sport-loving nation Thailand emerging as the overall winner in the 35 sport disciplines. In the Chess discipline, Thailand also came out tops with 7 Gold medals among the 18 events.

Indonesian WGM Irene Sukandar captured 2 individual gold medals – her first gold since participation began in 2003. She took both the Blitz and Rapid titles. This was also the first time that the Vietnamese women failed to register any gold medal. Vietnamese GM Nguyen Ngoc Truong Son took both the Blitz and Rapid events. Indonesian GM Susanto Megaranto won Chess 960 while he and his compatriots were victorious in both the Transfer Chess Men’s and Mixed Pairs.

The next edition of the SEA Games will be held in Singapore 2015.



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Myanmar wins Myanmar Chess Women's Team Rapid

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Nguyen Ngoc Truong Son (VIE) taking Gold in Chess Men's Blitz

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Muhammad Lufti Ali & Susanto Megaranto (INA) scoring 11.5/12 in the Transfer Chess Men's Pair

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4 teams tied for first but Thailand edged out Philippines in the 4th tiebreak for the Gold in the ASEAN Chess Team Rapid

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