GM Barbosa wins the Hong Kong International

Our International Open has been a resounding success and ended with a well deserve victory to GM Oliver Barbosa from the Philippines. It was a fighting last round where all 3 leaders had chances with lesser opponents but GM Barbosa prevailed with a nice victory to take the Championship with 7½ pts from 9 rounds.

香港國際公開賽2015完滿結束,由菲律賓的特級大師 Oliver Basbosa 奪得冠軍。

The local best prize was won by our own CM Chan with 5½ pts.


The venue provided by the City University of Hong Kong is very grand and spacious, befitting such a prestigious event and it was enjoyed by all who participated.

List of prizewinners:

Champion GM Oliver Barbosa
1st Runner-Up GM Zeng Chongsheng
2nd Runner-Up GM Gao Rui
4th FM Yu Kaifeng
5th GM Darwin Laylo
6th GM Jha Sriram

Best HKG players:

Best CM Chan Chak Man
2nd Best Michael Deng
Best Lady Crystal Deng
University Jonathan Edwards
Under 18 Luke Lau
Under 14 Estella Song

 Photos of all prizewinners via this link