Pix 1. Sumant Subramaniam (picture courtesy of gilachess.com)
6 March 2011, Kuala Lumpur – At the DATCC, Sumant Subramaniam (pix) won the Insofar Elite Preliminary 3 held over 4 rounds of play today. 14 players participated including father Subramaniam Demudu, brother, Shreyes and sister, Sarika. Other strong players included Mohd Fairin Zakaria, Mohd Nabil Azman Hisham, Nur Nabila AH, Nur Najiha AH, Andrew Ooi (aka gilachess) and Mohd Zullghafari Saparmin.
Most of the youngsters are sparring and getting ready for the upcoming National Age Group chess championship in Tronoh, Perak next weekend. While others are sparring for the upcoming National Close Chess Championship 2011 later the same week at DATCC.
(all pictures courtesy of gilachess.com)