IM Yeoh Li Tian made history by getting Malaysia’s first Grandmaster norm winning the very strong 2017 Zone 3.3 Chess Championships thereby qualifying for the World Cup! He made the nation proud again by getting his 2nd GM norm at the Rilton Cup in Sweden. He met no less than 6 strong GMs in this […]
2019 first event is First Satuday ICE Rapid Challenge. The event was held at ICE (Institute of Chess Exellence) . A total of 43 players took part in this event. Two players ended up with 6 points out of 7 but Dawson Tan Soon Wei won the tie break (personal encounter) took first place and […]
Malaysian Cheah Cheok Fung and Cheah Kah Hoe also took part in the recently concluded Hong Kong LEAP 2018.
Duel dua pecatur putri Indonesia WFM Samantha Edithso (1862) dengan WFM Diajeng Theresa Singgih (2074) di babak ketiga 10th Penang Heritage City International Chess Open 2018 sore tadi dimenangi oleh Diajeng. Harus diakui Diajeng bermain lebih bagus dari Samantha. Diajeng juga lebih berpengalaman meskipun partai mereka berlangsung hingga 72 langkah. Ini kekalahan kedua Samantha di […]
The Malaysian Men and Women team did well in dispatching Libya and Finland both with the same score of 3½ – ½ respectively. The men’s team is currently ranked 86/185 which is good considering the initial seeding of 107. The women’s team rank is 41/151. Their initial seeding is 68. The “yo-yo” effect is now less […]
Malaysian men met a far superior Mongolian team so if they Malaysian had lost 4-0 it would not be a surprise. Instead Malaysia scrape thru with a 1-3 loss. FM Lim Zhuo Ren held Mongolia’s strongest GM, Batchukuub Tsegned to a draw playing White. Similiarly CM Fong Yit San’s draw vs the 300 ELO point […]
Both the Men and Women team won with a clean sweep of 4-0 vs Saudi Arabia and Bosnia Herzegovina respectively in Round 5 of the Batumi Chess Olympiad. Games Men Women Tomorrow will be a rest day and Round 6 will commence the day after.
IM Jimmy Liew wins the NG6 tounament on Saturday (8/9/2018) with 6 wins and a draw. Half a point behind is Sivanesan Subramanian taking clear second spot. Third is Chan Sheng Yip followed by CM Kamal Abdullah (4th). This year’s cheapest entry fee tourney (RM10) attracted a total of 79 players. Despite the … Continue reading “Ng6 tourney won by IM Jimmy Liew”
Results: 5 wins , 2 draws, 0 loss.
Photo: Peter Long
Photo by Khong Wai Cheong
Standings (taken from http://chess-results.com/tnr371453.aspx?lan=1&art=4)