Saturday, October 23, 2010

Wong Yinn Long Does Well, WYCC 2010

Click to view full size image23 October 2010, Porta Carras, Greece – After the third round of play in the World Youth Chess Championship 2010, Wong Yinn Long in the Boys Under-08 has won all three of his games. A perfect 3/3 score for Wong.

Other winners were the girls, Camilia Johari won her 2nd point in the third round in the Girls Under-12, so did WCM Nur Nabila in the Girls Under-14. Younger sister, WFM  Nur Najiha drew her third round game and finally put some points on her scoresheet. Elder brother Mohd Nabil lost to his Spanish opponent.

The third round roll of honours include Muhd Faqih Aminuddin, Wong Yinn Long, Lee Kah Meng Elgin, Camilia bt Johari, and WCM Nur Nabila. Draws achieved by Puteri Rifqah Fahada bt Azhar and WFM Nur Najiha bt Azman Hisham.


Third round results of the Malaysian chess contingent at the WYCC 2010 in Greece shown below.


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