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6 countries to attend S. American chess event

04-29-2011 09:59 BJT

The Bolivian Chess Federation (FBA) on Thursday said that 25 chess players from Brazil, Paraguay, Argentina, Colombia, Ecuador and Bolivia, will attend the 7th Under-20 South American Chess Championship.

The championship will be held in Tarija city, south of Bolivia, from May 3 to 9.

The FBA said that from the 25 players, 11 are Bolivians, including current national champions Daniela Cordero and Pablo Arias.

The winner will qualify for the Under-20 Pan American Championship to be held in Ecuador from May 18 to 24.

Editor:Sun Luying |Source: Xinhua

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