4TH GAEV chessfest
unfolds October 27
The 4th George S. Aguirre/Atty. Eugenio Villasor Villanueva Jr. Memorial Negros Rapid Chess Championship will open on Oct. 27 at the Centroplex Mall, Bacolod City, a press release from the organizers said.
Antonio Ivan Aguirre and the FCBI First Community Bank Incorporated, Hugo Villanueva are the major sponsors of the tournament while the Eugenio Villasor Villanueva Foundation serves as a co-sponsor.
Both the Aguirre and Villanueva families in Negros Occidental are supportive of the grassroots development of chess in the province, the presss release said.