9 July 2012, Kuala Lumpur – Today two rounds of classical chess were played at the Dewan Tuanku Cancelor University of Malaya. Muhd Syazwan Zulkifli (top right pix) representing University Malaya won his game against Hu Yang while Ahmad Fadzil Nayan (bottom pix) representing UIA won with black pieces against Wang Guanyu. Meanwhile both Chek Kin Keuw of Malaysia representing University Putra Malaysia (UPM) and Ruby Kwan Tszee Yeung (top left pix) of UPSI drew their respective games.
Team standings after round 7 indicate that National University of Singapore A (NUS) is ahead with 19.5 points overall. While team University Putra Malaysia A (UPM – A) is second with 17.5 points and team International Islamic University Malaysia A (IIUM – A) is third with 17.0 points.
Chief arbiter of the tournament – Najib Abdul Wahab.
Ranking after round 8:
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Team standings after round 7 earlier:
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