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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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the form 
     
   
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 
   
   
Gerakan Age Group Chess Open
          (Kuala Lumpur)     
   
Details to be    
announced soon.     
    
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)  
    
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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.    
      

  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 

#51   

Black to play and win.    

#52

Black to play and win. 

Solution:  

         

  
  

1. ..... Qd5 2. Bc4 Rxf1 3. Qxf1 Rxf1 4. Kxf1 Bb5 0-1 Soos Teschner 1970 {2. Rff3 Rxf3 3. Rxf3 Qxf3 4. Bc4 Bd5 -+}  

Solution:     
    

        

     

1. ..... Qc6 2. Qxe5 Bb7 3. Re1 Kh8 4. Qg3 Re8 0-1 Gill Dobosz 1973 {1. ..... Qd5 2. Ng5 hxg5 3. Qh5 draws}
   

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