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Chess Tournaments/Matches/Camps (June 2009) 

Date    
   
Tournament  
   
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21 June      
   
  
Clearwater Sanctuary International Chess
                   
(Ipoh)
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4th Kids for Chess Pearl Point Open 2009
(21 June 2009) 

The 4th Kids for Chess Pearl Point Open 2009 has been cancelled 
due to reasons beyond the control of the organisers. 
We apologise for any inconvenience caused. 

                           

SP Setia Simultaneous Chess Challenge         


From left to right: Tan Eng Seong, Lee Siew Fai (Seremban), Mr. Loh (Seremban), International Master Jimmy Liew, Raymond Yap (CFO, SP Setia Berhad), 
Collin Madhavan, Lim Teck Hoe (Asian Memory Record Holder), 
American Master Larry Parr and PS Lim.   
 
  

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5th Kids for Chess Camp
8th & 9th of June
 

More photos in the next update 
of this website. 

                           

National Championship 2009


Capel Evan Timothy
National Men's Chess Champion 2009


From left to right: Tan Li Ting (National Ladies Champion 2009), 
Narayanan Renitha (2nd) & Zulkafli Amira Syahmina (5th) 

National Championship 2009

Rank SNo.   Name Rtg FED Pts Man BH.
1 12   Capel Evan Timothy 1991 PNG 7 1 54
2 5 NM Lee Kim Han Edward 2087 MCF 7 2 47
3 11   Lim Zhuo Ren 2009 WIL 7 3 54
4 3   Che Hassan Abdullah 2158 JOH 7 4 51
5 1   Sabri Mohd Saprin 2170 TRG 6   52
6 10   Yap Abel Jin Wei 2023 MCF 6   50
7 22   Wahiddudin Mohd Khair 1743 PAH 6   49
8 2   Yusof Kamaluddin 2168 SEL 6   49
9 9   Subramaniam Sumant 2023 PAH 6   46
10 21   Nayan Ahmad Fadzil 1744 PRK 6   42
11 7   Tham Tick Hong Jax 2074 WIL 5   49
12 26   Che Aziz Mohamad Hezri 1608 NS9 5   47
13 6   Ahmad Ismail 2082 SEL 5   45
14 13   Azman Hisham Mohd Nabil 1976 MAS 5   42
15 23   Goridau Guadis Bin 1690 SBH 5   40
16 14   Lim Kian Hwa 1974 SWK 5   44
17 25   Mistam Salman 1660 JOH 5   44
18 15   Yeoh Li Tian 1948 SEL 5   43
  28   Mappa Saharuddin 1587 NS9 5   43
20 4   Zakaria Mohd Fadli 2108 SEL 5   43
21 18   Yaacob Marzuki 1935 JOH 5   42
22 19   Tan Ken Wei 1929 MCF 5   42
23 16   Lucas Charles 1944 SBH 5   35
24 27   Chan Kwai Keong 1600 MAS 4   45
25 37   Low Jun Keat 1495 MCF 4   43
26 35   Siew Kit-Tze Mark 1506 PRK 4   42
27 17   Saifuddin Mohd Izz 1936 WIL 4   41
28 20   Yeop Mat Zaki 1665 PRK 4   38
29 42   Sivanesan Subramanian 1476 NS9 4   37
30 40   Tan David 1483 SBH 4   34
31 44   Mohd Khairul Nazrin A Nashir 1433 TRG 4   46
32 8   Masrin Erowan 2027 SBH 4   41
33 34   Tan Jun Feng 1521 WIL 4   41
34 47   Teoh Yi Hearn Lawrence 1382 PRK 4   40
35 24   Mohktar Indera Shahrin 1677 SWK 4   37
36 53   Amir Saraggan 0 SBH 4   36
37 36   Sobki Shahbudin 1497 NS9 4   31
38 41   Ismail Mohamed Bin 1480 MCF 4   30
39 33   Narayanan Sri Shiva Kumar 1524 MCF 3   40
40 29   Wan Razali Wan Aizuddin 1580 TRG 3   39
41 38   Tan Yong Zhao 1495 MCF 3   38
42 31   Hamzah Razali 1559 TRG 3   38
43 50   Mohd Zaki Sharif 1292 PAH 3   35
44 54   Heng Fook Liang 0 MCF 3   34
45 45   Subramaniam Shreyes 1426 MCF 3   34
46 52   Aminullah Asman 0 PAH 3   32
47 30   Parimanam Paul 1578 MCF 3   38
48 43   Lim Chin Shen 1441 MCF 3   34
49 39   Juarih Norazlin 1491 MCF 3   34
50 49   Mohd Zuhri Amier Hamzah 1324 MCF 3   32
51 32   Ahmad Fahmi Ahmad Faizal 1543 MCF 2   27
52 51   Chew Ee Sheng 1196 MCF 2   28
53 48   Narayanasamy N Annadurai 1326 MCF 1   29
54 55   Jamaludin Eddy Zuriandy 0 PNG 1   28
55 46   Poon Jit Wai 1406 MCF 0   40

National Women Championship 2009

Rank

SNo.

Name

Rtg

FED

Pts

BH.

SB.

1

5

Tan Li Ting

1583

WIL

7

47

39.8

2

4

Narayanan Renitha

1586

JOH

7

47

37

3

1

NWM Bakri Alia Azwa Anin

1925

MCF

6

49

32

4

9

Hong Winnie Wee Ni

1508

MCF

5

49

27.5

5

3

Zulkafli Amira Syahmina

1684

SEL

5

46

25.3

6

10

Subramaniam Sarika

1496

PHG

5

42

19.3

7

2

Azman Hisham Nur Nabila

1837

SEL

5

49

24

8

11

Ruslan Haslindah

1450

SEL

5

43

17.3

9

18

Ee Sun-Xin

1387

MCF

5

37

18.3

10

6

Hong Vickie Wee Ki

1579

MCF

5

36

16.5

11

8

Kwan Tszee Yeung

1521

JOH

4

48

22.5

12

17

Mohd Latib Latifah Syamimi

1389

WIL

4

43

20.8

13

16

Madhavan Olivia

1394

WIL

4

38

14.3

14

14

Mohd Latib Latifah Kaiyisah

1428

WIL

4

35

12.8

15

7

Azman Hisham Nur Najiha

1537

SEL

4

37

13

16

20

Ahmad Darji Putri Nurfariza

1225

PRK

4

36

10.5

17

13

Chew Eewen

1428

MCF

4

32

8.5

18

19

Mat Rahim Nur Munirah

1368

PRK

4

31

8

19

12

Nithyalakshmi Sivanesan

1439

NS9

3

38

13

20

15

Atiqah Nur Farhana

1426

PHG

3

34

4.5

21

22

Wong  Lai Meng

0

MCF

1

33

0

22

21

Asman Nur Sabrina Aliya

0

PHG

0

35

0

                           

 Penang Heritage City International Chess Open

Penang Heritage City International Chess Open 2009

Rank SNo.   Name Rtg FED Club Pts BH.
1 3 FM Mok Tze Meng 2303 MAS   8 50
2 2 IM Mas Hafizulhelmi 2425 MAS   7 53
3 1 GM Gerhard Schebler 2470 GER   7 48
4 7   Loo Swee Leong 2110 MAS PCA 6 47
5 11   Yeap Eng Chiam 2082 MAS   6 42
6 14   Looi Xin Hao 2001 MAS PCA 6 38
7 4 NM Lim Chuin Hoong Ronnie 2287 MAS PCA 5 53
8 10   Ismail Ahmad 2082 MAS   5 49
9 12   Subramaniam Sumant 2023 MAS   5 45
10 24   Do Thi Thuong 1600 VIE PCA 5 44
11 5   Liong Ing Kiat Anthony 2167 MAS PCA 5 40
12 9   Tan Eu Hong 2097 MAS PCA 5 49
13 30   Mark Siew Kit-Tze 1506 MAS   5 47
14 6   Tan Khai Boon 2131 MAS PCA 5 46
15 22   Tan Yik Ping 1666 MAS PCA 5 37
16 18   Lee Kah Meng Elgin 1811 MAS PCA 5 35
17 16   Johnharry Pereira 1888 SIN   4 45
18 13   Wong Hao 2013 MAS PCA 4 40
19 15   Thong Yung Chen 1996 MAS PCA 4 37
20 28   Lee Chan Tung 1514 MAS PCA 4 37
21 8   Zakaria Mohd Fadli 2108 MAS PCA 4 46
22 26   Keok Kai En 1536 MAS PCA 4 39
23 32   Chong Ing Hooi Nicholas 1472 MAS PCA 4 39
24 21   Narayanan Sri Shiva Kumar 1524 MAS   4 37
25 34   Aron Teh Eu Wen 1452 MAS   4 36
26 33   Yap Qian Zheng Jonathan 1470 MAS   4 35
27 17   Syed Iskandar Shah 1812 MAS PCA 4 34
28 29   Lim Kong Hui 1511 MAS PCA 4 32
29 27   Hoh Tjin Li 1533 MAS PCA 3 42
30 20   Dass Anthony 1688 MAS   3 39
31 37   Lee Foo Hoe 0 MAS PCA 3 33
32 36   Lim Chuin Khai 1292 MAS PCA 3 32
33 31   Hanafi Alias 1496 MAS PCA 3 33
34 23   Png Ren Chi 1637 MAS PCA 3 33
  35   William Lee Kah Howe 1386 MAS PCA 3 33
36 19   Gates David 1730 ENG   3 33
37 25   Ahmad Fahmi Ahmad Faizal 1543 MAS   1 31

Penang Heritage City International Chess Open 2009 Challenger

Rk. Name Rtg FED 1.Rd 2.Rd 3.Rd 4.Rd 5.Rd 6.Rd 7.Rd 8.Rd 9.Rd Pts.  TB1   TB2 
1 Fairuz Hamizah Bt. Ahmad Fuad 1460 MAS 23w1 35s1 4w 7s1 2s0 21w1 3w1 18s1 6s1 7,5 49,5 39,50
2 Wolfaardt Francois 1822 RSA 38w1 12s1 17w1 3s1 1w1 6s 11w1 4s0 8w 7,0 51,0 39,00
3 Chor Muhamad Ali 1504 MAS 21w1 28s1 16w1 2w0 15s1 5w1 1s0 9s1 4w1 7,0 51,0 36,50
4 Lai Amos 0 MAS 22s1 5w1 1s 15w1 6s0 7s 17w1 2w1 3s0 6,0 54,0 34,25
5 Quah Fu Yong 1325 MAS 24w1 4s0 23w1 27s1 9w1 3s0 7w1 12s0 16w1 6,0 48,5 30,00
6 Muhammad Sirajuddin B. Ahmad,F 1423 MAS 45w1 7s 42w1 8s1 4w1 2w 9s0 11s1 1w0 6,0 47,5 27,50
7 Heng Fook Liang 0 MAS 33s1 6w 11s1 1w0 28s1 4w 5s0 26w1 22s1 6,0 47,0 27,50
8 Sritharan Sanjeevwa 1559 MAS 20s1 15w0 32s1 6w0 34s1 10w 21s1 13w1 2s 6,0 45,5 28,00
9 Khor Siang Choon 1493 MAS 44s1 32w1 15s0 33w1 5s0 16s1 6w1 3w0 12s1 6,0 43,0 25,00
10 Hew Zhenjing 1285 MAS 29s1 11w0 26s0 39w1 41s1 8s 14w 30s1 18w1 6,0 39,0 23,75
11 Hoh Tjin Hui 1362 MAS 27w1 10s1 7w0 16s1 18w1 17s1 2s0 6w0 14w 5,5 49,5 27,75
12 Ooi Yen Hoe 1267 MAS 13s1 2w0 29s1 22w 21s0 33w1 20s1 5w1 9w0 5,5 45,5 25,75
13 Lim Xiang Jian 0 MAS 12w0 21s 24w1 42s1 17w0 25s1 27w1 8s0 20s1 5,5 41,5 22,75
14 Loke Teik Leng 0 MAS 15s0 20w0 31s1 35w1 42s1 22w 10s 21w1 11s 5,5 40,0 22,50
15 Lim Jing Hong 1249 MAS 14w1 8s1 9w1 4s0 3w0 18s0 30w0 34s1 26w1 5,0 47,0 25,00
16 Ooi Zhi Yang 1283 MAS 26w1 36s1 3s0 11w0 33s1 9w0 28s1 17w1 5s0 5,0 44,0 19,50
17 Kelly Lim Pei Ying 1313 MAS 41s1 34w1 2s0 26w1 13s1 11w0 4s0 16s0 30w1 5,0 43,0 19,50
18 Chuah Yi Ning 1338 MAS 34s0 43w1 20s1 28w1 11s0 15w1 22s1 1w0 10s0 5,0 42,5 20,00
19 Yahaya Muhamad Nuriman 0 MAS -0 -0 -1 23s0 38w1 24s 40w1 27s1 25w 5,0 40,5 19,00
20 Yeap, Zhe Sheng Daniel 1192 MAS 8w0 14s1 18w0 30s1 25w1 27s 12w0 24s1 13w0 4,5 45,5 21,50
21 Cheang Zhe Sheng 1147 MAS 3s0 13w 43s1 32w1 12w1 1s0 8w0 14s0 36w1 4,5 45,5 16,75
22 Janet Tan Jia Yin 1296 MAS 4w0 24s 30w1 12s 23w1 14s 18w0 36s1 7w0 4,5 44,0 19,25
23 Wong Yinn Long 1141 MAS 1s0 39w1 5s0 19w1 22s0 26w0 33s1 31w 32s1 4,5 41,5 17,25
24 Chuah Hao Feng 0 MAS 5s0 22w 13s0 43w1 35s 19w 32s1 20w0 37w1 4,5 39,5 16,75
25 Tang Kar Khei 1359 MAS -0 -0 44s1 29w1 20s0 13w0 45s1 28w1 19s 4,5 37,5 13,75
26 Adele Lau Chuey Theng 0 MAS 16s0 31w1 10w1 17s0 27w0 23s1 37w1 7s0 15s0 4,0 44,5 19,50
27 Ang Zhen Yuan 1296 MAS 11s0 41w1 34s1 5w0 26s1 20w 13s0 19w0 29s 4,0 41,0 14,25
28 Teh De Zen 1228 MAS 39s1 3w0 36w1 18s0 7w0 41s1 16w0 25s0 40w1 4,0 39,5 11,00
29 Adrian Lau Chee Onn 0 MAS 10w0 38s1 12w0 25s0 40w1 37s 36w0 45s1 27w 4,0 35,5 11,25
30 Teh De Juan 0 MAS 32s0 44w1 22s0 20w0 45s1 34w1 15s1 10w0 17s0 4,0 35,0 11,50
31 Wiliam Fong Wei Siang 1200 MAS -0 26s0 14w0 38s0 43w1 44s1 41w 23s 42w1 4,0 29,0 9,00
32 Yoon Wei Ho 1200 MAS 30w1 9s0 8w0 21s0 36w 35s1 24w0 41s1 23w0 3,5 38,5 11,50
33 Tan Jia Yun 1302 MAS 7w0 45s1 35w1 9s0 16w0 12s0 23w0 39s1 34w 3,5 38,0 9,25
34 Andre Cheong Kai Bin 0 MAS 18w1 17s0 27w0 36s1 8w0 30s0 43s1 15w0 33s 3,5 37,5 11,75
35 Lee Benjamin 1138 MAS 40w1 1w0 33s0 14s0 24w 32w0 42s1 37s0 41w1 3,5 36,5 9,75
36 David Yee Siew Kit 0 MAS -1 16w0 28s0 34w0 32s 42w1 29s1 22w0 21s0 3,5 34,0 12,25
37 Tang Wei Kit 1330 MAS -0 -0 41s0 44w1 39s1 29w 26s0 35w1 24s0 3,5 31,5 9,50
38 Teh, Eu Shien Ian 1192 MAS 2s0 29w0 39s0 31w1 19s0 45w0 -1 40s0 44w1 3,0 32,0 10,50
39 Tan Yin Kuang 0 MAS 28w0 23s0 38w1 10s0 37w0 40s0 44w1 33w0 -1 3,0 32,0 8,50
40 Muhamad Nasir Nazatul Zarina 1443 MAS 35s0 42s0 45w1 41w0 29s0 39w1 19s0 38w1 28s0 3,0 28,0 6,50
41 Chuah Hao Min 0 MAS 17w0 27s0 37w1 40s1 10w0 28w0 31s 32w0 35s0 2,5 38,0 9,75
42 Wong Yi Chee 1196 MAS 43s 40w1 6s0 13w0 14w0 36s0 35w0 -1 31s0 2,5 35,0 8,50
43 Teh Ming Min 0 MAS 42w 18s0 21w0 24s0 31s0 -1 34w0 44s0 45w1 2,5 29,0 7,00
44 Micaiah Chai Jien Zheng 1144 MAS 9w0 30s0 25w0 37s0 -1 31w0 39s0 43w1 38s0 2,0 33,0 6,50
45 Ang Zhen Wei 1046 MAS 6s0 33w0 40s0 -1 30w0 38s1 25w0 29w0 43s0 2,0 32,0 7,00

                   

Chess Puzzles 

#55
  
White to play and win.    

#56
 
White to play and win. 

Solution:  


     



   
1.Nxb5!! Bxb5 2.Bxc4+! Bxc4 [2...Kg6 3.Bxb5 Ncxd6 4.Bc6 Kf7 5.b5+-; 2...Kg7 3.Bxb5 Nexd6 4.Bd7+-] 3.d7 10 Esquivel Gongora 2002     
  
   

Solution:            

          
  

  

1.Rc7!!
[1.Rc7 Kxc7 2.Qa7+ Kc6 3.Rc1+ Kd5 (3...Bc5+ 4.Rxc5+ Qxc5+ 5.Qxc5+ Kd7 6.Nb6+) 4.Qe3! (#C5 #CDb6) 4...Bc5 (4...Rb8 5.Qf3+ Kd4 6.Rd1+) 5.Nxc5! (5.Rxc5+!?) 5...Kc6 6.Nxa6+ Kd7 (6...Kb7 7.Rc7+) 7.Qa7+ Ke8 8.Nc7++-]  10 Mauro Druon 2001  
   

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