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Angola knocked out of chess Olympiads

Luanda – Angola lost the World Chess Olympiads last Sunday in Luanda after one win, one defeat and a draw in the triple and last rounds of the third phase of the race.

The national squad beat Nigeria 6-0 in the 7th round, lost to Tajikistan 1-5 in 8…

Nando Jordão runs for football federation president

Luanda – Former president of Technical Sport Council of the Angola Football Federation Nando Jordão has confirmed his intention to run for the top job of the country?s Football Federation (FAF) for 2020/2024.

This was disclosed to Angop by one of the promoters of the initiative at an event which …

Angola Olympics elimination blamed on internet

Luanda -Angola is eliminated from the World Chess Olympics by losing consecutively due to lack of attendance, due to the successive drop of the internet signal, especially in the six rounds disputed, out of the nine planned, in this 3rd phase of the tournament (Group B).

In the online event, …

Angola reach third phase of online World Olympic Chess Tournament

Luanda – Angola national chess team qualified undefeated on Sunday for the third phase of the World Chess Olympics, taking place online, due to the covid -19 pandemic

Leader of group four, Angola beat Haiti by 5-1 in the match of the seventh round. The team also defeated Togo (5-1) …