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Chess Camp/Tournaments (Nov. to Dec. 2009) 

Date    
   
Tournament  
   
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7th & 8th Dec.   
  
  

6th Kids for Chess Camp
 
(Kuala Lumpur)
  

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26 Nov. to   
5 Dec.   
     
      
   

14th Rakan Muda GACC International 
Inter-Varsity Chess Championship 2009  
(Kuala Lumpur) 
(FIDE rated) 

 

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28 & 29 Nov. 
  
    

 Haji Rapid Chess (10.20.30) 
(Kuala Lumpur) 

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21 to 22 Nov.   
   
    

Penang Age Group   
(Penang)   
   

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12 to 13 Dec.   
  
  

The Penang Chess League 2009  
(Penang)     
  

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6 to 8 Nov. 
    
  

FIRST FRIDAY CLASSICAL (Nov.)  
  
(Kuala Lumpur)  
  

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9 to 15 Dec.     
  
    
  
  
  
 

SINGAPORE INTERNATIONAL 
CHESS FESTIVAL 
Commonwealth Open Championship
Singapore Open
Commonwealth Age-Group Championships 
Challengers Tournaments
(FIDE rated) 

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20 to 29 Dec.  
  
   

Asian Team Chess Championships 2009
(India)
(FIDE rated)    
  

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25 to 27 Dec.  
   
  

Malaysia Inter-State Chess Championship
(Sibu)   
  
(FIDE rated) 

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6th Kids for Chess Camp
7th & 8th of December 2009
 

 Kids for Chess Program & Imagine Software, welcomes you to its 6th 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 International Master Jimmy Liew & Candidate Master Collin Madhavan, and will be assisted by a team of very qualified trainers including S. Balen & Jax Tham Tick Hong.


4th Chess Camp (Dec. 2008)


3rd Chess Camp (Dec 2007)

Date: 
  

Time:

Duration: 

Venue:  
  

3 Levels:

  

Meals:

December 7 (Monday)
December 8 (Tuesday)
                  

9.00 am to 3.00 pm

12 hours

Pandan Lake Club (Perdana Ballroom), 28, Jalan Perdana 3/8,
Pandan Perdana, Kuala Lumpur

1) Absolute beginner/beginner
2) Intermediate player
3) Aspiring tournament player

Morning break and lunch provided for

         Entry fee is a flat rate of RM 90 per student for the 2-day Chess Camp. All Chess equipment will be provided. If there should be any further enquiries, please feel free to contact Collin Madhavan at 03-91316474 or 016-2123578, or email me at geodat@yahoo.com.

The closing date for submitting the forms is 5th of December 2009.

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First Friday Classical Chess (November) 2009  

            Abdullah Che Hassan winds the November edition of the First Friday Classical Chess Tournament that was organised by Jax Tham of Excel Chess Academy. Perak schoolboy emerged 2nd edging out Yeap Eng Cheam. 

                  A total of 14 players participated in the tournament. 

                           

Chess Puzzles 

#65

White to play and win.    

#66
   

White to play and win. 

Solution:   

 

    
          

1.Nc8 Ng8 2.Nd6 1–0 Neibults–Kogan 1957[1...Nc8 2.Bh5 Kh5 3.Qh7]  

Solution:            

          
    
    

  

1.Qh6 Bh6 2.Ng5 Kh8 3.Rh7# 1–0
Kajaste - Nilsson 1957
[1...Kg8 2.Qh8 Bh8 3.Nh6#]   

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