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ARTILLERY INTER REGIMENT CHESS TOURNAMENT – 2021

2021-01-11

As according to the vision and guidance of the Colonel Commandant, artillery Brigade took another foundational step to promote Chess in Artillery by conducting coaching camp followed to an Artillery Inter Regiment Chess Tournament at Minneriya Artillery Complex.

The coaching camp was held from 5th to 7th January, with the instructor and sports aid assistance from Army Chess Federation and tournament was held with the company of Commander Artillery Brigade on 8th January.

Champions and Runner up of individual and team matches were awarded with the certificates and championship trophies. 12 (V) Regiment Sri Lanka Artillery and Independent Locating Battery respectively became the champion and runner up. The Championship and Runner up of group matches were clinched by Independent Locating Battery and 5 (V) Regiment Sri Lanka Artillery respectively. Commander Artillery Brigade greatly appreciated the assistance given by the Chairman and his men of Army Chess Federation during his closing remarks.