Magtatapat ang dalawang pinakamainit na University teams na Far Eastern University at Lyceum of the Philippines University ngayong araw sa pagpapatuloy ng first-ever Philippine Chess Blitz Online Face Off Series Team Competition format sa Alabang Hills Village, Alabang, Muntinlupa City.
Ibabandera ni multi-titled coach Grandmaster Jayson Gonzales sina Tamaraws UAAP Juniors Division champions Dale Bernardo, Jeth Morado, John Merill Jacutina John Marvin Miciano.
Kampeon naman ang Pirates sa NCAA Seniors Division, ipantatapat nila sina Virgen Gil Ruaya, Romulo Curioso, Artrino Paul Fortin at Jonathan Jota.
“I will broadcast a cross-collegiate league match-up between the FEU Tamaraws, UAAP Champions in the Juniors Division, and the LPU Pirates who are the NCAA Vice-Champions in the Juniors Division.” sabi ni tournament organizer Philippine Executive Chess Association (PECA) founding president Atty. Cliburn Anthony A. Orbe.
Ayon kay LPU-Manila Pirates head chess coach Christopher Cunanan, exciting ang laban dahil parehong kampeon.
“This will be an exciting friendly match between two powerhouse teams in the UAAP and the NCAA. Expect fireworks on the board.” wika ni Cunanan.