Sri Lankan Players

Roshell Nathasha Askey performed well at Asian Youth Chess Championship - 2014

Roshell Nathasha Askey of Ave Maria Convent Negombo, Represented Sri Lanka at the Asian Youth Chess championship 2014 Held at Tashkent, Uzbekistan. Roshell Collected 5 ½ points out of the Nine games and managed to get the Seventh place under12 girls category. Read More

Harshana Thilkarathne made his Maiden IM Norm  

FM Harshana Thilkarathne Made his maiden IM norm at the 3rd Saturday Grand Master Chess tournament in Serbia. He scored 6.5 points out of possible 11 games to place third among the 12 players played. Congratulations! Harshana. Final standing ... More detail

The National Chess Championships 2019


Harshana, the King and Sayuni, Queen at Sri Lanka Chess Nationals! CFSL provide the highest cash fund, Rs. 320,000/= this year Read More

Harshana wins Silver Medal at Western Asian Youth Chess Championship 2019


Harshana Thilakarathne, the National Chess Champion won the Silver Medal of the western Asian Youth Chess Championship 2019 yesterday. The event was held at New Delhi, India from 4th to 11th September 2019. Sri Lanka field a 16 member National Youth chess Team for the event.Harshana was the only player who could achieve a medal at the standard Chess event. He also shined by winning the Silver Medal at the Western Asian Youth Blitz Chess Championship 2019.Devnethmi Dahampriya also shined winning the Bronze Medal at the Western Asian Rapid Youth Chess Championship 2019 - Under 16 Girls event. Report by Luxman Wijesuriya, Hony. Tournament Secretary - CFSL, General Secretary - Commonwealth Chess Association,Vice President - Asian Chess Federation