The author and Siong playing chess in Manila’s Rizal Park. Photo: SCMP/Ben O'Rourke

Checkmate Manila: pawns, paws and a grand chess game in the Philippine capital

  • At Rizal Park, a Hong Kong journalist takes on a local chess legend in a venue that’s hosted some of the world’s best players and is also home to stray cats
Topic |   The Philippines

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The author and Siong playing chess in Manila’s Rizal Park. Photo: SCMP/Ben O'Rourke
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