Pinoy chess whiz So wins in key Dutch tilt

Filipino chess whiz Wesley So took the crown in Group C of the prestigious Corus Chess Tournament at the De Moriaan Community Centre in Wijk Aan Zee, The Netherlands, over the weekend.

The 15-year-old Grandmaster quickly split the point with GM David Howel of England to score 9.5 points in 13 rounds and claim his title in Group C.

The Corus Chess Tournament has three groups. The world’s top-ranked players are in Group A while lower-ranked players are in Group B and Group C. 

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