9 September 2010, Kuala Lumpur – The rest day of the Malaysian Chess Festival for the players of Dato’ Arthur Tan Malaysian Open 2010, the organisers had arranged a dinner which has held in the CitiTel Mid Valley Hotel, Kuala Lumpur, 5th September 2010.
All the organisers, foreign players and local players were invited and officials of the chess fraternity were invited. GM Karpov, who had promised to come, however, did not make his appearance as he was busy attending a chess function in Angola. Nevertheless, his vice presidential candidate, Richard Conn of the USA was present as was Abdul Hamid Majid.
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