1 May 2011, Kuala Lumpur – Today two more rounds were held at DATCC and suddenly the leadership has changed hands. Early leader, FM Nicholas Chan lost to IM Srinath Narayanan of India in the 7th round, IM Jimmy Liew beat NM Kamalarifin Wahiduddin and Ian Udani (top pix) beat Jax Tham.
All three leaders, Srinath, Jimmy Liew and Ian Udani have six points each after seven rounds.
Round 8 pairings starts 8.30 am tomorrow, 2 May 2011.
Cross Ranking After Round 7 (top 39)