At the PKNS, Shah Alam, Selangor on Friday, 29th January 2010, the 2nd round of plays were completed and the new joint leaders that have emerged are Kamaluddin Yusof and surprise, surprise, Sahir Sarifdin, both with 2 full points from two rounds.
Both these players played for the 17 Chess Club team during the recent 2nd DATCC Chess League 2009 in November-December 2009.
Meanwhile four players are bunched up at 1.5 points. The four players are Nik Ahmad Farouqi, Muhammad Ihsan Najib, Muhd Irfan Najib and Ab Rasib Yunus.
The next round will be played two weeks from 29th January 2010, which is the 12th February 2010. Here are the third round pairings for the participating players and readers of this blog :-
(source: Abd Hamid Majid, arbiter of the event)