2 October 2011, Kuala Lumpur – Muhammad Faisal Shamsuddin (pix, courtesy of Andrew Ooi aka Gilachess) won the 1st Cerdik Catur Semi-Pro 2011 chess competition at DATCC held earlier today. He scored 6.5 points from seven rounds of rapid play.
A total of 122 players participated in this chess tournament organised by Stonemaster.
After this tournament, a sequel will follow in December 2011. Most probably called the 2nd Cedik Catur Semi-Pro 2011 and targeting the sub-1700 rating player for participation.