MEDAL IN NORWAY CHESS TOURNEY

By Sulayman Bah

Gambia Chess ace Joseph Dalliah finished on an impressive noteJoseph Dalliah clinching third place in the ongoing Norway Bodo chess Grand Prix, Foroyaa Sport can report.

47-year-old Dalliah clutched bronze behind table-topping FM Dag Madsen and second-placed Johannes Haug – all Norwegians.

Joseph who is a member of Gambian-based Chess club Santas was among thirty-six participants that graced the occasion in Bodo, Norway, Scandinavia, in which Dag Madsen from the hosts Bodo Sjakklag wrapped up the show with a 4/5 points.

Gambian-born Joseph recently learnt the pain of an early exit when he and the Gambian contingent suffered defeat in August in the Oslo Global Olympiad in Tromos.