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Chess Tournaments/Matches/Camps (April - June 2009) 

Date    
   
Tournament  
   
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4 & 5 April
       
  
  

PEARL POINT NATIONAL AGE GROUP  
CHESS CH'SHIP 2009    
        
(Kuala Lumpur) 
  

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4 & 5 April   
      
   
Perak Juniors 2009
            (Ipoh, Perak)
   
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From 8 April 2009 (for 19 weeks)
DATCC KUALA LUMPUR COMMERCIAL &    RECREATIONAL CHESS LEAGUE  
                  (TEAM)   (Kuala Lumpur)
    
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17 - 19 April    2009  
   
   
1st DATCC / MCF SENIOR CHESS   CHAMPIONSHIP 2009  
             (INDIVIDUAL) 
(Kuala Lumpur)
    
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18 April   
   
   
   
Bandaraya Chessmaster Johore OpenTeam Championship 2009
                   (TEAM)   (Johore Bahru)
   
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19 April  
   
   
   
13TH Bandaraya Chessmaster Johore Open Championship 
              (Individual)   (Johore Bahru)
   
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19 April       
   
   
PCGHS OPEN 2009  
    (Penang)
  
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26 April 
   
   
1st Pearl Point KL Junior 2009
          (Kuala Lumpur)     
   
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the form   
   
    
30 April to 
3 May   
    
36TH SELANGOR OPEN CHESS TOURNAMENT
     
(Kuala Lumpur)  FIDE Rated  
       
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10 May      
   
   
   
RUKUN TETANGGA OUG (D) SECTOR 2nd Age-group  Chess Tournament 2009 
                 (Kuala Lumpur)
   
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24 May      
  
   
Simultaneous Chess Match in Selangor   
         
(Shah Alam, Selangor)  
    
Details to be  
announced soon.   
  
3 to 7 June          
   
National Chess Championships  
                 (Kuala Lumpur)  
   
Details to be   
announced soon.    
   
9 & 10 June  

   
5th Kids for Chess Camp
               (Kuala Lumpur)    
  
Details to be  
announced soon.   
  
10 to 14 June 
  
  
Penang Open Chess Ch'ship 2009  
               (Penang)  
    
Details to be  
announced soon.    
      

 1st Pearl Point KL Junior 2009

Date:                26th April 2009 ( Sunday)

Time:               9 am to 6 pm

Venue:             Level 2, Pearl PointShopping Mall, 5th Mile , Jalan Klang Lama, 58200 Kuala Lumpur.

Organiser:            KLCA dengan kerjasama MSSKL       

Objektif            : 1. Untuk pemilihan pemain ke Asean Age Group di Vietnam(6-15 Jun 2009). 
                               Pemain yang layak akan ditanggung sebanyak 80% perbelanjaan.
                           2. Pemilihan ke Asian School di Singapura.
(Julai 2009)
                           3. Pemilihan ke National Close. 

                        
   4. Membentuk skuad KL Juniors ke Malaysian Chess Festival. (Ogos 2009)

Events:            U-9 (boys & girls),U-11 (boys & girls) 
                         
U-13 (boys & girls)
                         
U-15 & U-20 (Open )

Format :   6 or 7 Rounds Rapid play (25 minits each). Must be here before 9.30 am. 
              
Round 1 : 10 am

Entry fee:      RM 10 For under-9 ,11 & 13.     
                  
RM 15 For under-15 & under-20.
                   RM 25 for Non KL students
.

Closing date: 24rd of April2009 (Friday). Maximum number of players per age
                    category will be 80 players.

Untuk sebarang pertanyaan dan pembayaran, sila hubungi            Rezal 013-3641001 , Azwan 019-2788471, Pn Zuraidah Wazir  017-6930519, Ustaz Rahman 0192526121, En. Khairil Helmi 0133455849  En Suhairi Hussin 0123631591

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MSSM
(Malaysian Schools Chess Championships)  16 to 20 March 2009

 

     Selangor have emerged as the 2009 MSSM Champions. After 7 rounds of play, Selangor emerged as the overall Champions winning 4 Gold, 2 Silver and 2 Bronze medals . The Selangor team amassed a total of 112 points, 5 ahead of its closest rivals Kuala Lumpur. Kuala Lumpur on the other hand did very well in the medal tally winning 4 Gold, 4 Silver and 1 Bronze medal. Held at the Goldcourse Hotel Resort in Klang, the MSSM is the biggest annual Chess event in the country with almost 500 students from all around country fighting for top honours in their respective age categories. This year, Perak and Kelantan gave a account of themselves by emerging 4th and 6th respectively. 

       The MSSM committee and the organising hosts, MSS Selangor, did a good job by ensuring that the event went on as smooth as possible.

Tournament Hall
source: Sifu Catur 

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see the result

                       

Chess Puzzles 

#53
  
White to play and win.    

#54
 
White to play and win. 

Solution:  

         

  

 


     
1.Bxh7 Kxh7 2.Ng5 Kg8 3.Rxd7 Qxd7 4.Qh5 Rd8 5.Qxf7 Kh8 6.h4 Qe8  7.Nh5 Qf8? 8.Nf6 Ng8 1 0 Capablanca Ribeira 1935 [6. ... Qb7 7.Qh5]  

Solution:     

  
    
    
        

          

     

1. Qe5 f6 2. Qxd6 Qxd6 3. c7 1 0 Capablanca Villegas 1914    

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