Sunday, February 6, 2011
ATTY MELZAR GALICIA WINS 2011 IBP DAVAO CHESS TOURNEY
( From left: IBP representative, Arbiter NM Sammy Yu,3rd placer Prosecutor Marte Velasco, champion Atty Melzar Galicia, 2nd placer Atty. Jong Guevarra Jr. and 4th placer Atty. Tumanda of the DCWD).
Atty Melzar Galicia won the chess event in the ongoing 2011 Integrated Bar of the Philippines (IBP) Davao Palaro held recently at the IBP Lounge, Ecoland, Davao City. Atty Galicia and 2nd placer Atty. Jong Guevarra Jr. both scored 3 points in 4 rounds but Galicia was declared the champion as he defeated Guevarra in their individual encounter. Third place went to Prosecutor Marte Velasco while 4th place went to Atty. Tumanda of DCWD. 5th placer was Atty. Alejandeo Cobol.
The winners received eureka chess sets courtesy of IBP Davao chapter.