29 Feb 2012, Kuala Lumpur – In Perak, PICA has announced the 2nd leg of the Perak Grand Prix Chess Championship 2012. The 2nd Leg of the Tan Sri Lee Loy Seng chess grand prix tournament will be held at the Chinese Recreation Club in Taiping on March 4, 2012, Sunday. It will be played over seven rapid rounds with a 25-minute time control. This is a series of tournaments to be held in several towns in Perak in the year. The first leg has been held in Kuala Kangsar, Perak last month and regarded as hugely successful with a big turnout of chess enthusiasts.
There are 3 sections, namely:
The top 10 winners will be awarded cumulative Grand Prix points but only from the open section of each leg.
For details, call
- Yunus (013-3908129),
- Mrs Chow (05-8076882)
or check the Pica blog at perakchess.blogspot.com for updates.
(source: Andrew Ooi @ gilachess)