Blitz Success for Malaysians

Gold for Cheah Kah Hoe and Silver for Ferris Lim Feng Wei and Ang Jing Xuan!Our usual consolation medals that we will certainly hype up as a huge success since we almost always are unable to replicate this in the main standard chess event where titles …

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Day Four in Korea and Shanghai

Rosamund has recovered with back to back wins and if she can keep this up it will come down to her results against the two players above her she has yet to meet.Very nice to see that we so many young players in medal contention just after the halfway m…

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Day Two in Korea and Shanghai

Rosamund is on 1/2, recovering after a first round upset. Looks like her main challengers  for the title will be the players from Philippines, Vietnam and Indonesia. Early days yet and not a lot to add except this is a clearly a weak tourname…

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Poor Turnout at East Asian Juniors & Youth

The East Asian Youth Championships in Shanghai, China from 1-10 August and East Asian Junior Championships in Jeongson, South Korea from 1-9 August are being held concurrently.I wrote about what I felt was a possible saturation thanks to too many of th…

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