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Palawan-Albay rebounds on PCAP tour

Victory followed disappointment for the Ventura Palawan Albay Queens last Wednesday. Another narrow loss by the Queens at the hands of Olongapo was tempered by...

Palawan-Albay female chessers notch win in PCAP games

Finally, a win after seven matches. Ventura Palawan-Albay Queen's Gambit edged Bangkok, 11-10 after it dropped a heartbreaker against Davao. The ladies are tied with...

Palawan-Albay advances in PCAP tourney

Finally, Palawan-Albay entered the next phase of the third conference of the Professional Chess Association of the Philippines (PCAP) Saturday night. Despite splitting its...

Palawan Queens exit Wesley So Cup, forms merger with Albay

An abrupt end for Palawan's Queen's Gambit. A promising start ended in sadness for the Palawan Queen's Gambit. The all-women crew missed their former...

Palawan Queens grab slot in PCA chess quarterfinals

It has been a wild and wooly ride for Palawan's Queen Gambit. Wins were interspersed with routs and close losses were followed by setbacks. But...

Palawan Queens needing crucial wins to keep afloat in Wesley Cup

So much hope at the start but now Palawan is four wins and 11 losses as the Professional Chess Association of the Philippines holds...

Palawan Queens yield to Surigao and Zambo squads

Woe befell the women of Palawan's Queen's Gambit. A game short of 50 percent, they lost twice in Saturday's (May 29) action at the...

Palawan Queens bow to Cordova in Wesley So Cup

Chess is fickle. Flushed with success after trouncing Iriga 14-7 which put the Palawan Queen's Gambit at 50 percent with three wins and three...

French WGM trounce Palawan’s top Queen

French grandmaster made to work by Palawan's Mendoza may be a dime a dozen now, but a woman who holds the men's grandmaster title...

Palawan Queen’s Gambit tries to find bearing in Wesley Cup

After three games in the Wesley So Cup of the Professional Chess Association of the Philippines, Palawan's Queen's Gambit has one win and two...

Palawan Queens bow to Iloilo in Wesley So Cup

Shania Mae Mendoza provided one of the few silver linings in Palawan's loss against Iloilo by defeating two-time Armenian champion Hovhannes Gabuzyan in the...

Palawan Q Gambit shows the way for women’s chess

After much fanfare, Palawan's Queen Gambit finished 11th out 12 teams in the Southern Division of the Professional Chess Association of the Philippines. Five wins...