27 Nov 2011, Kuala Lumpur - Here are more pictures of Asian Amateur at the start of the third round play. Abdul Haq meets Fadhil Nayan on first board and Jax Tham meets Jianwen on second board. While Zaidan meets Ilhamuddin on third board.
Drama on the last board when the pair wished to have an agreed draw after the eighth move. However, the players' meeting on the 25 Nov 2011 had decided that the 30 move rule was agreed to be applied to ensure fighting chess for the tournament. As a result, the pair of Bustaman Harun and Micael Yeoh had to sit again and continue play. In the end, Michael resigned, after move 8.
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