Fiji Chess Federation has named four new players in a six-member Under-20 Squad which will represent Fiji in the Asian Junior Online Chess Championship.
Auston Koroi of Gospel High School, Jacquelyn Masilomani of Saint Joseph Secondary School with Makayla Sukhu and Lewis Koroi of Gospel Primary School will be making their online international debut tomorrow evening.
14-year old Rudr Prasad of Jai Narayan College and his younger sister Tanvi Prasad of Deenbandhoo Memorial Primary School complete the other two spots in the team.
Fiji’s Under-20 reps will be participating in categories for Girls and Boys which covers Australia, New Zealand and all other Pacific Island Countries.
Chess dot com and FIDE have come together to host Asian Junior Chess Championship online for the first time.
The Under-20 Boys Category will feature Rudr Prasad with siblings Auston Koroi and Lewis Koroi, while the Under-20 Girls Category consists of Tanvi Prasad, Jacquelyn Masilomani and Makayla Sukhu.
Candidate Master (CM) Taione Sikivou is providing a few coaching tips to all reps using Zoom Online Conferencing in the past few days.