Daaim Shabazz will attend the Caribbean Chess Carnival in Trinidad & Tobago beginning August 3rd and extending to August 8th. The tournament has been able to attract top players from Latin America and the Caribbean. IM Humberto Pecorelli of Cuba has won the tournament the last three years, but will not defend his title this year. Newly-minted International Master Jomo Pitterson will represent Jamaica. This chess carnival will also include sections for under-10, under-12, under-14. American junior Josh Colas will be playing in the Open section against the top competition.
Daaim Shabazz enjoying “doubles” with host Edison Raphael.