SL Women lose to Philippines in QF
The Sri Lanka Women’s National Team lost to the Philippine Women’s National Team 7 points to 1 in two games (White and Black) in the quarter-final (Knock-out) of the Asian Nations Cup 2020 online Chess Championships conducted by the Asian Chess Federation on Friday (23). The Philippine’s team advanced to the semi-final. The final is scheduled for 25 October.
Tharushi Niklesha and Sachini Ranasinghe scored 0.5 points each. Sri Lankan team comprised Sachini Ranasinghe (Captain), Nethmi Fernando, Sandeepani Tharushi, Ashvini Pavalachandran and Tharushi Niklesha.