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)
In an arguably the strongest one day rapid tournament seeing 4GM, 1 IM and 6 FMs taking part, 17 seeded Vietnamese FM Dang Hoang Son emerged champion.
Despite it being the only “rest day” for the Open, about half were titled players taking part i…
GM Pacher Milan won the event on tie break over FM Chekletsov Ilya. Both had 7.5 points out of 9 rounds.
So, why is a distant tournament in Praque, Czechoslovakia posted on this blog? Apparently there was a Malaysian finishing at position 114. Thoug…
Photo credits: Gilbert Castro Pascua
Alekhine Nouri won the event with a score of 8/9 points in a field that saw a whopping 187 players taking part in the BORNEO INTERNATIONAL CHESS CHAMPIONSHIP (JUNIOR) 2018 which was held on the 4-5 August 2018. Al…
Arguably Indonesia most travelled WGM/IM Irene Sukandar Kharisma won the Borneo event after tie-break with IM Nouri Hamed. Irine started with an incredible 7 consecutive wins in a row but had to concede one game to IM Pascua Haridas in Round 8. She dr…
A total of 6 states took part in the Men’s National States Championship and 4 states took part in the Women section. Selangor Team headed by Malaysian top ranked player IM Yeoh Li Tian won the event after having the better tie break against Johor. …
Abdullah Che Hassan won the one day tourney at Metropoint Kajang on Sunday (22/6/2018) with 6 wins and one draw.
70 players took part in this event.
Sim Jia Ru won Silver for the main classical U13 Girls Asian Schools (Sri Lanka) event as well as Bronze for blitz event under the same age category.
She brings home a WCM title for her efforts.
Overall Malaysia medal tally :-