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Chess Tournaments (November to December 2012) 

Date       Tournament      Download Form   

27 & 28 November   
  
12th Kids for Chess Camp
(Kuala Lumpur)  
   
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18 November
 
   
 
 RSC Juniors Chess Tournament 2012
(Kuala Lumpur)  
  
  
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24 November
 
  

JOHOR CUEPACS
Chess Open 2012
(Johore Bahru)
   
  
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8 & 9 December
 
Penang Chess League 2012
 (Penang) 
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10 to 15  December 
  
  
Penang Heritage City International 
Chess Open 2012
(FIDE Rated)

(Penang) 
   
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MSSKL 2012 Calendar
(Kuala Lumpur Schools Sports Council)
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Random Chess photos


Yippee!! Last chess session for the year


Speak to my tongue.


Our Cheras 'juniors'. 

             

Photos from the World Youth Chess Championships in Maribor, Slovenia
7 to 19 November 2012

Two of my students are playing at the World Youth Chess Championships in Slovenia. 
Below are some photos from the contest in Maribor and from Kuala Lumpur 
during Lik Zang's preparation for the event.
 


One of the playing venues


The playing hall (empty)


The playing hall (filled up)


James Kwong (left) from Hong Kong 


James Kwong (left) 


James Kwong (middle) 


Lye Lik Zang (left) during training. One of his opponents, Bryant, 
seems ready to pounce on Lik Zang if he makes a mistake. 


Lye Lik Zang (left) during training against Dinesh. Dinesh played a simul match 
against the two KL state players, the other one being Darrel Yap 


Camera-shy Lye Lik Zang in Slovenia


Lye Lik Zang with his trainer Collin in Kuala Lumpur. This photo was taken earlier 
in the year after winning the National Under-8 Boys title. 

             

12th Kids for Chess Camp
27 & 28 November 2012  
(Kuala Lumpur)

   Kids for Chess Program, Imagine Software & Cheras Chess Academy, welcomes you to its 
12th Chess Camp for children. The course has been designed to be fun and informative for the absolute beginner, the intermediate player as well as the aspiring tournament player. The Chess camp is headed by Candidate Master Collin Madhavan and he will be assisted by a team of very qualified trainers including Efren Bagamasbad from the Philippines

  The participation fee has been subsidised and will be as  follow:

RM90 for Beginners and Absolute Beginners,
    RM100 for Lower Intermediate players,
         RM110 for higher Intermediate, & 
              RM150 for Tournament player. 

       All Chess equipment will be provided. If there should be any further enquiries, please feel free to contact Collin Madhavan at 016-2123578, or send us an email at geodat@yahoo.com.

            The closing date for submitting the forms is 26th of November 2012.

Some photos from our earlier Chess Camps are featured below.

 

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Discovery Bay Chess Clinic 
(24 and 25 October)
(Hong Kong)

          

Chess sessions 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 Puzzles

#143
            
White to checkmate in 2 moves.    

#144
       

Black to checkmate in 3 moves.    

Solution:   

   
   
  
  
  
   
  

  

1. Ng6 hg 2. Rh1 checkmate
Reefat - M Abdul Dhaka 2007

Solution:              
  
  
  
 
       
                
   
   
     

   

    

1..... Qh2 2. Kf1 Qh1 3. Nh1 Rh1 checkmate  
Graf - Gasthofer Dresden 2007

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