22 February 2011, Kuala Lumpur – Got a hint from a tweeter that the results of the USM 1Malaysia Chess Open held on 20 February 2011 at Nibong Tebal Engineering Campus was out on chess-results.com. A total of 217 players participated in this chess open last Sunday.
Looi Xin Hao was declared the winner of the USM 1Malaysia Chess Open 2011 scoring 6.5 points.
In second place was NM Tan Khai Boon scoring 6.5 points too! And in third place was Yeoh Choon Guan, also scoring with 6.5 points! Phew all too close!
Fourth was Fong Yit San with 6.0 points and Fifth Tan Eu Hong, the blogger with 6.0 points.
Here is the ranking crosstable for the top 40 players of the USM 1Malaysia Chess Open 2011 after round 7.
Round 7 results shown below for the top 41 boards.
To see more results, please click here.