9 October 2011, Kuala Lumpur - In Malacca, the rapid Merlimau Polytechnic is taking place. 18 players are in the 1400 above group and another 43 players in the 1400 below category. It shall be a 6 round rapid tournament.
In the 1400 above category, 1st round Nabil Bin Azmi (1485) playing white created an upset by beating Nur Nabila bt Azman Hisham (pix above) (1831).
During Round 2, Nabil Azman Hisham (pix above) playing white won against Muhd Ariez Azman. He checkmated Ariez with just 1 second left on the clock. Dramatic! Prior to this Ariez decline a draw offer by Nabil during time trouble.
(source : Zullghafari b Saparmin)