Mahmood Lodhi is Pakistan National Chess Champion 2014
Here's more chess news from South East Asia... Lahore, from Pakistan to be specific. The country's national chess champion successfully defended his title this week. Mahmood Lodhi won the the 29th National Chess Championship 2014 that concluded on Wednesday.
Lodhi required just a draw in the last round to take the title and he did so by drawing Anwar Qureshi. The top players from the event will play the upcoming Chess Olympiad for Pakistan in Norway.