National Women Chess Team to Participate in Sharjah International Championship

Muscat, The national chess team for women will

participate in the ninth edition of Sharjah International Chess

Championship for women 2018, which will be held in Sharjah, United

Arab Emirates, from 13-21 December, with participation of chess

players from different world countries.

The tournament is organized by Sharjah Chess and Culture Club in

cooperation with the Sharjah Cultural Council.

The national women’s team is represented by three players, namely

Ruqaya bint Abdullah al-Balushi, Wafya bint Mohammed al-Ghafari

and Al Anoud bint Abdullah al-Ghafari.

Source: Oman News Agency