DOHA, Qatar's Chess team sparkled in Biel International Chess Festival to be concluded in Switzerland on Wednesday.

After the sixth rounds, Qatar's Mohammad Nasser Al Sayed claimed 3 points while Hussain Aziz collected 3.5 points.

Moreover, Saleh Al Hur claimed 5 points while his teammate Ghanim Al Shammari took 3.5 points.

The Qatari chess team will also participate in the 43rd World Chess Olympiad to be staged in Georgia from September 22 to October 06, 2018 and the 6th Francophone Chess Championship to be held in Albania from August 25 to September 02, 2018.

Source: Qatar Olympic Committee