18 Dec 2012, Kuala Lumpur – At the National Junior Chess Tournament 2012, two rounds of classical play completed today and the favourites won their early rounds. Fong Yit San, Mark Siew Kit-Tze, Aron Teh Eu Wen all won their first two rounds easily. A total of 56 players are participating in this year’s boys section of the National Junior 2012 held at Arthur Tan Chess Center, 4th Floor Car Park, Wilayah Complex, Jalan Munshi Abdullah, Kuala Lumpur.
Round 2 Results (Boys):
Ranking After Two Rounds:
Meanwhile in the National Junior 2012 (Girls), a smaller group of 19 girls are participating. The top seed, WCM Nur Nabila Azman Hisham and second seed, WFM Nur Najiha Azman Hisham are playing to form by winning their first two rounds. Third seed, Tan Li Ting and fourth seed, Nithyalakshmi Sivanesan also won both their early rounds today.
Ranking After Round 2 (Girls):
To see more results, please visit chess-results.com or click here. Arbiters for this event are Najib Wahab, Nik Ahmad Farouqi and Haslindah bt Ruslan.