Terengganu Juara MAK...

KL vs Terengganu Terengganu muncul sebagai Juara  Kejohanan Catur Majlis Sukan dan Kebajikan Anggota-Anggota Kerajaan (MAKSAK) 2014. Kejohanan berlangsung di Hotel Tanjung Vista Kuala Terengganu dari  12-14 September 2014. Terengganu  yang terikat 11 mata Match Point dengan Kuala Lumpur,...

Results and Standing...

Standings after 5 rounds (mouse over for details)

Malaysian Chess Fest...

Get the forms from me in the tournament hall. Hurry register fast as this event is usually...

Malaysian Chess Fest...

Get the forms from me in the tournament hall. Hurry register fast as this event is usually...

Hairulov is here! Sep17

Hairulov is here!

After 2 days, I only just noticed today that Hairulov is taking part in the Challengers ! He currently have 2½ from 4...

Seniors Round 5 – Board 1 Sep17

Seniors Round 5 – Bo...

      [Event "5th KLK Tan Sri Lee Loy Seng Seniors 20"] [Site "5th Floor Main Ballroom, Citi"] [Date "2014.09.17"] [Round "5.1"] [White "Bagamasbad, Efren"] [Black "Fominyh, Alexander"] [Result "1-0"] [ECO...

Round 5 leader Sep17

Round 5 leader

After 5 rounds,  finally a leader emerges in the 11th Malaysian Chess Festival (Open section). Pascua Haridas is the sole leader with 4½ out of 5 points. Picture above with him being interviewed on video by Mr Vijay Kumar so look out for the interview to be published soon. His teacher,...

Outright leader Sep17

Outright leader

After 5 rounds,  finally a leader emerges in the 11th Malaysian Chess Festival (Open section). Pascua Haridas is the sole leader with 4½ out of 5 points. Picture above with him being interviewed on video by Mr Vijay Kumar so look out for the interview to be published soon. His teacher,...

Round 5 pairing
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Round 5 pairing

Bo.   Name Rtg Pts. Pts.   Name Rtg 1 GM Zhang Zhong 2611 3½ 3½ GM Shyam Sundar M. 2468 2 IM Farid Firman Syah 2400 3½ 3½ GM Kunte Abhijit 2483 3 GM Dao Thien Hai 2482 3½ 3½ IM Nguyen Van Huy 2439 4 FM Pascua Haridas 2389 3½ 3 IM Nguyen Duc Hoa 2515 5 GM Zhou Jianchao 2583 3 3 FM...

Round 5 pairing Sep17

Round 5 pairing

Bo.   Name Rtg Pts. Pts.   Name Rtg 1 GM Zhang Zhong 2611 3½ 3½ GM Shyam Sundar M. 2468 2 IM Farid Firman Syah 2400 3½ 3½ GM Kunte Abhijit 2483 3 GM Dao Thien Hai 2482 3½ 3½ IM Nguyen Van Huy 2439 4 FM Pascua Haridas 2389 3½ 3 IM Nguyen Duc Hoa 2515 5 GM Zhou Jianchao 2583 3 3 FM...

Chief Arbiter Sep17

Chief Arbiter

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Arbiters
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Sep17

Arbiters

Arbiters Stephen Cheong and Charles Lucas taking care of the Seniors and Challengers...

Challengers top board Sep17

Challengers top boar...

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Nithya vs Nabil Sep17

Nithya vs Nabil

Nithya 3 pawns up vs Nabil ... ended up in a draw... Nithya backrank was...

Nithyalakshmi Sivanesan Sep17

Nithyalakshmi Sivane...

Nithya did quite well drawing 1 FM and 1 GM in the first 2...

Round 4 underway Sep17

Round 4 underway

Round 4 of the Malaysian has just started. Here are pictures of board 1,2 and 3 respectively Round 4 on 2014/09/17 at 0900 Bo. No. Name Rtg Pts. Result Pts. Name Rtg No. 1 11 GM Shyam Sundar M. 2468 3 3 IM Farid Firman Syah 2400 19 2 14 IM Nguyen Van Huy 2439 3 3 FM Pascua Haridas 2389 22 3...

Round 4 underway Sep17

Round 4 underway

Round 4 of the Malaysian has just started. Here are pictures of board 1,2 and 3 respectively Round 4 on 2014/09/17 at 0900 Bo. No. Name Rtg Pts. Result Pts. Name Rtg No. 1 11 GM Shyam Sundar M. 2468 3 3 IM Farid Firman Syah 2400 19 2 14 IM Nguyen Van Huy 2439 3 3 FM Pascua Haridas 2389 22 3...

Too Shy? Sep17

Too Shy?

Don't take my...

Round 3 results Sep17

Round 3 results

GM Shyam Sundar M. IM Nguyen Van Huy Round 3 crosstable results (mouse over to see the...

Swiss on a Mac

Who says you can run chess software on a Mac? Probably the one thing that discourages chess player from getting a Apple Mac notebook or desktop is the fact that it cannot run ChessBase or Fritz - a chess player's basic software requirement. Here's my Mac Book Air running the Windows version...

Spotted at breakfast Sep17

Spotted at breakfast

Strong chess player and avid supporter of chess spotted at...

Breakfast Sep17

Breakfast

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A name to look out for Sep16

A name to look out f...

Untitled Masruri Rahman pictured below just having defeated former Malaysia Open champion GM Cao Sang in round...

UTP Invitational Chess Team Tournament 2014 (National Rated)
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Sep16

UTP Invitational Che...

Universiti Teknologi PETRONAS Chess Club will organize “2ndUTP Invitational Chess Team Tournament” which will be held as follow:  Date: 11th – 12th October 2014(Saturday and Sunday)Venue: Multi-Purpose Hall, Universiti Teknologi...

KEJOHANAN CATUR TERBUKA POLITEKNIK MALAYSIA 2014 (National Rated)
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Sep16

KEJOHANAN CATUR TERB...

DATE::  27 - 28 SEPT 2014VENUE: Perpustakaan Politeknik Muadzam ShahTime Control:  45 minutesContact Person:Mohd Faiz Razali  ( 019 7119369 )Muhd Huzairi Husin ( 013...

GM Shyam M. Sundar Sep16

GM Shyam M. Sundar

taking black vs FM Sean Winshand Cuhendi in Round 3. The GM is most likely to win as he is up two...

Top seed Sep16

Top seed

Top seed GM Zhang Zhong from Singapore. Slow start with a draw vs CM Ahmad Fadzil Nayan. Now on 2.5/3 after defeating FM  Mahmud Syarif in Round 3. Picture right after his...

Mohd Saprin Sabri Sep16

Mohd Saprin Sabri

..thinking hard against GM Alexei Barsov (Round 3).. result was a well earned...

CM Nanjo Ryosuke Sep16

CM Nanjo Ryosuke

CM Nanjo Ryosuke from Japan  at...

WFM Tan Li TIng Sep16

WFM Tan Li TIng

Malaysia's brand new WFM Tan Li Ting.

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