In a bid to bridge the gap between football and other sporting activities, the Oyo State Chess Association in conjunction with the Oyo State Sports Council is organizing a chess competition tagged “THE CHESS LEAGUE”.
According to the council, the league is organized in order to develop as well as resuscitate and popularize Chess game in Oyo State.
According to a release through the office of the Public Relations Officer, Oyo State Sport Council, the league which has been scheduled to come up on Saturday, 8th February, and Sunday, 9th February, 2020 respectively will take place at the Ground floor, Administrative Block, Lekan Salami Sports Complex, Adamasingba, Ibadan at 2pm daily.
Also the league according to the release specifies that it will become a fortnight programme which would be between all Chess Clubs in the City of Ibadan.
The council however urged all interested Chess lovers to be in attendance as it promises to be fun.