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Chess Tournaments (February to June 2013) 

Date       Tournament      Download Form   

17 February 

KEJOHANAN CATUR TERBUKA FELDA LASAH 
Piala YB Datuk Haji Ahamad b Pakeh Adam, ADUN LINTANG
(Sungei Siput, Perak)
 
Details: 
6 Swiss rounds
20 minutes rapid
Contacts: 
Cikgu Abu Bakar 019 4007663
Cikgu Zaid 013 4892595
24 February 
24th Selangor Juniors Open 
[Under-10 and Under-14]
(Kuala Lumpur) 
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3 March   
MSSKL Junior Chess Open 2013
(Kuala Lumpur) 
  
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March school holidays

MSSM (Perak)
More details later
 

2 March 


3 March 
  



Chess Open (Women only) 

Blitz SelangorKu (OPEN)

 

 

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Click to download form.

 

April/May    
Cheras Spring Rating Chess Tournament (Kuala Lumpur) 
(FIDE rated)
 
Round robin event
Participation in this event  
is by invitation only. 
May 
Selangor Open 2013
Kuala Lumpur
(FIDE rated)
More details later
25 May 2013
Gula Perlis Open Chess Challenge 2013 
(Kangar)
 
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June 

 


13th Kids for Chess Camp 
More details later
30 June 
5th SJKC Jalan Davidson Youth Open
(Kuala Lumpur)
More details later

             

Random Chess photos


This little girl's all serious to make the best moves. 


Chess key chains


If you notice, there seems to be more REAL action going 
on the staircase than at the boards. 


Mum knows best - she plays Chinese Chess while her boys watch in awe. 
Mummy cooks, works and plays Chess!!!


             

3rd Cheras Rating Chess Tournament
3rd Cheras Challengers Chess Tournament 
(Kuala Lumpur)

3rd Cheras Rating Chess Tournament 2013
Final Ranking

Rank SNo. Name Rtg 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 Pts SB.
1 6 Yap Egin Darrel 1707 * 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 8 33.00
2 4 Yap Wan Lin 1795 * 0 1 1 1 1 1 1 7 25.00
3 1 Siddharthan Dinesh 1640 0 1 * 0 1 1 1 1 6 20.25
4 3 Kwan Nam Seng Eddy 1975 0 * 1 1 1 5 19.25
5 9 Lik Zang, Lye 1517 0 0 1 * 0 1 1 1 1 5 17.25
6 5 Wardana Andi Hartarto   0 0 0 1 * 0 1 1 4 12.25
7 10 Ponniah Lohanathan 1571 0 0 0 0 * 1 1 3 8.25
8 2 Teh Ren Jie   0 0 0 0 0 1 * 1 3 7.00
9 7 Ang Karl Jin   0 0 0 0 0 0 * 1 4.50
10 8 Phuah Jeremy Jia Meng   0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 * 0.75


Players and arbiters at the 3rd Cheras Rating Chess Tournament 2013

3rd Cheras Challengers Chess Tournament 2013
Final Ranking

Rank SNo. Name Rtg 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 Pts SB.
1 8 Madhavan Olivia 1717 * 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 8 31.00
2 2 Tan Cheng Giap   * 1 0 1 1 1 1 6 24.25
3 3 Koo Wei Wei Melanie 1396 0 * 1 1 1 1 1 6 24.00
4 1 Koo Wei Jie Benjamin 1514 0 * 1 0 1 1 1 5 20.00
5 4 Muniyan Genkeswaran 1469 0 1 0 0 * 1 0 1 1 1 5 16.00
6 9 Yap Dallas   0 0 0 1 0 * 1 1 1 4 13.25
7 7 Yap Bryan Chuan Yoong   0 0 0 1 0 * 1 1 4 12.50
8 6 Leong Johnathan Ananda   0 0 0 0 0 * 1 2 7.00
9 5 Yap Ivan Sean Sheuan   0 0 0 0 0 0 0 * 1 1 3.00
10 10 Teh Ren Xuan   0 0 0 0 0 0 0 * 1 4.50


Players and arbiters at the 3rd Cheras Challengers Chess Tournament 2013


The arbiters and winners (from left to right) : Arbiter and organser Collin, 
Arbiter Jimmy, Dinesh, Darrel, Olivia, Wan Lin, Arbiter Eddy


The arbiters and winners (from left to right) :  
Arbiter Jimmy, Dinesh, Darrel, Olivia, Wan Lin, Arbiter Eddy


IM Jimmy Liew and KL Schools strongman, Cikgu Suhairi


68 year old Eddy plays against 8 year Lik Zang. 

 


Handphones 'sleep' quietly in the bedroom. 


Cheng Giap played well to emerge second on the Challenger section. 


Indonesian Andi showed that he is still a force to be reckoned with 
even after a long layoff from chess.


                                    

Chess lessons in Cheras, Kuala Lumpur

Day & Time: Sunday from 3 to 5 pm.

Levels:  All levels from beginner to tournament player.

Age: Children from 5 years of age to adults.

Who should join: Anyone who is interested to play Chess either for fun or to become a 
                         strong player. For your information, we have been running classes in Cheras 
                         for more than 7 years. 

Area: In Cheras, Kuala Lumpur (near Leisure Mall). 

Enquiries:  Please call/sms Collin at  016-2123578, or email us at geodat@yahoo.com.

Chess lessons in SS2, Petaling Jaya

Day & Time: Saturday from 12.30 to 1.30 pm.

Age: Children from 5 years of age to 16.

Area: In SS2, Petaling Jaya. 

Enquiries:  Please call/sms Collin at  016-2123578, or email us at geodat@yahoo.com.

Chess Puzzles

#149
             
White to checkmate in 2 moves.    

#150

White to play and win   

Solution:   

   
   
  
  
  
   
  

  

1. Rb8 Nb8 2. Qb7 checkmate OM

Solution:              
  
  
  
 
       
                
   
   
     

   

    

1. Rxf7 Nxf7 2. Ne6 Kg8 3. Rxe8 Kh7 4. N4g5 1 0 [4. ....Nxg5 5. Nxg5  Kh6 6. Rxh8 #] Nimzowitsch Duhm 1926

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