Tuesday, May 3, 2016

Gunina vs Zhao Zue, Batumi WGP 2016



Batumi, Georgia, Women Grand Prix 2016. Valentina Gunina played Zhao Zue of China in the tenth round.

Malaysia Chess Festival 2016 is coming

3rd May 2016, Kuala Lumpur - The upcoming Malaysian Chess Festival 2016 is slated for the 9th - 19th September 2016 for the various chess tournament lined up as follows:-


  • ASTRO Merdeka Open Rapid Team Chess Championship 2016, 
  • 1st Datin Yee Wai Fong Merdeka Junior Team Chess Championship 2016, 
  • Merdeka Blitz Chess Championship, 
  • 7th Swensen's Age-Group Chess Championship 2016, 
  • 13th IGB Dato' Arthur Tan Malaysia Open Chess Championship, 
  • 7th IGB Seniors Open Chess Championship, 
  • 11th Malaysia Chess Challenge, 
  • Individual Rapid Chess Championship.



Monday, May 2, 2016

IM Dimakiling Oliver of Philippines wins Selangor Open 2016

2nd May 2016, Kuala Lumpur - Today's final round 9 of the 43rd Selangor Open 2016 draws to a close. IM Dimakiling Oliver was crowned the Champion of the Selangor Open 2016 with a score of 7.0 points. He drew his 9th round against IM Lio Dede of Indonesia.

In second place is Malaysia's FM Yeoh Li Tian with a score of 6.5 points. While in third is IM Lio Dede of Indonesia with 6.5 points, too.



Final Ranking after 9 rounds - Selangor Open 2016:


To see more results, please visit this link :  http://chess-results.com/tnr219335.aspx?lan=1&art=4&flag=30&wi=821

Muhd Aziz Farhan wins Challenger Section of Selangor Open 2016

2nd May 2016, Kuala Lumpur - In the Challenger Section of the Selangor Open 2016, Muhd Aziz Farhan Noor Akbar turned out a super 8.5 points out of 9 rounds of play. He drew his last round with Wong Kiiug Lik of Malaysia. Muhd Aziz Farhan will be crowned the Champion of the Challenger Section of the Selangor Open 2016.  In second spot is Amir Qayyim Mohd Saprin with 7.5 points. Third place goes to Subramaniam Shreyes with 7 points, fourth place won by Wong Kiiug Lik with 7 points.





Final Ranking after 9 rounds :


Top 23 Final Ranking after 9 rounds:



Round 8 Results of 43rd Selangor Open - IM Dimakiling In The Lead after 8 rounds

2nd May 2016, Kuala Lumpur - IM Dimakiling Oliver of Philippines is now in the lead with 6.5 points from 8 rounds of play.

Links to chess-results.com - http://chess-results.com/tnr219335.aspx?lan=1&art=2&rd=8&flag=30&wi=821












Sunday, May 1, 2016

Muhd Aziz Farhan leads the Challenger Selangor 2016

1st May 2016, Kuala Lumpur - Muhd Aziz Farhan Noor Akbar leads in the Challenger section of Selangor Open 2016 with a score of 6 points after 6 rounds of play. 

The tournament is being held at CitiTel MidValley Hotel with 144 players participating.

Yeoh Li Tian Leads In Selangor Open 2016

1st May 2016, Kuala Lumpur - The long running Selangor Open is being held at CitiTel Hotel MidValley. FM Yeoh Li Tian is currently leading after six rounds of play with 5.5 points.

In round six he overcame FM Andika Pitra of Indonesia.

Saturday, April 16, 2016

Kejohanan Catur Piala Datin Sri Komalam

16 April 2016, Kuala Lumpur - Another new chess tournament coming in Seremban 2. It is the place of new chess tournaments, it seems. The Kejohanan Catur Piala Datin Sri Komalam to be held on 22 May 2016 for age groups below 18 and below 12.