27 Nov 2011, Kuala Lumpur – In the Asian Amateurs Open 2011 held at the Crowne Plaza Mutiara Hotel, Kuala Lumpur, Abdul Haq (pix below) leads a pack of 16 players with 2 full points from 2 rounds of play. Included in this pack are Fadzil Nayan, Jax Tham, Nor Ilhamuddin, Wong Jianwen (pix top), Nasrul Humaimi, Khair Wahiduddin, sister Nurul Huda Wahiduddin, Haslindah Ruslan, Mohd Nabil Azman Hisham, Ezmi Mahmood and others.
The tournament is a 9 round Swiss System and will finish by 30 November 2011.
It is still early days, and let the rounds play out and the winners show themselves in the days to come.
To see some round 1 games, please visit this link here - http://www.chess-malaysia.com/Amateur%20Rd%201
Here are the third round pairings.