Philippines vs. Jersey – R6 Batumi 2018

Team Philippines (PHI seed 54) is set to face is Jersey (JSI seed 151) in Round 6 of the Open Section of Batumi Chess Olympiad 2018. With JSI’s lineup, I guess PHI can handle this easily.

1CMBelzo Krzysztof2057JCI3,0
2CMWojciechowski Paul1904JCI2,5
3Mooney Graham1892JCI2,0
4Ponomarenko John1631JCI0,0
5Wilson David1651JCI1,5
I have come to the personal conclusion that while all artists are not chess players, all chess players are artists.
— Marcel Duchamp

Philippines vs. Lebanon R5 Batumi 2018

The 54th seed Philippines, with an average ELO of 2453, suffered a disappointing loss against the 102nd seed Lebanon, average ELO 2222.

Bo.54Philippines (PHI)Rtg-102Lebanon (LBN)Rtg1½:2½
37.1GMSadorra, Julio Catalino2553-IMEid, Fadi2328½ - ½
37.2GMGomez, John Paul2464-FMEl Jawich, Amro22760 - 1
37.3IMPascua, Haridas2435-CMTomb, Maroun21771-0
37.4FMTurqueza, Mari Joseph2360-Al Kaoury, Mahdi21060 - 1