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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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1 Nov.  
9 am to 4 pm   
   

U15 Rapid Chess - RABB
(Penang)

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to find out more 
  
  
21 to 22 Nov.   
   
    

Penang Age Group   
(Penang)   
   

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8 Nov. 
9 am to 4 pm 
   

U15 Rapid Chess - Northam Beach Cafe
(Penang)

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to find out more 
 
  
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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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.


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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SJK (C) Jalan Davidson Chess Open 
(25 October 2009) 

          A total of 155 students took part in the inaugural Chess Tournament organised by SJKC Jalan Davidson Kuala Lumpur. The tournament which began at 9.10 am ended in stages with all the Girls categories ending by 3.10pm The rest of the categories were completed by 4.20pm. The winners for the respective age-group are as follows: 

Under - 9 Boys  
Ng Jen Sheng 
  
Under - 12 Boys 
Roshan Singh  
  
Under - 16 Boys
Liew Ken Yew  
  
Under - 9 Girls 
Lee Weng Yi  
Under - 12 Girls  
Alakarthika Ulaganathan   
  
Under - 16 Girls
Olivia Madhavan   
   

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result and photos

                    

Sisters featured in Utusan Metro
(25 October 2009)



Fact file:

Name: 
  
Age: 
  
Date of Birth: 
  
Hobbies: 
  
Achievements: 

   
   
   
  

Nur Nabila Azman Hisham
   
12 years old
  
11 January 1997
  
Chess and singing
  
Women Candidate Master (WCM)
1 Gold medal at the Asean Age Group Championship 2009
Champion - Under-12 Girls (MSSM) from 2007-2009
Champion - National Junior (Girls) Championship 2009
Champion - Kuala Lumpur Chess Open (Challengers) 2008 
  
Name: 
  
Age: 
   
Date of Birth: 
  
Hobbies: 
  
Achievements: 

   
   

Nur Najiha Azman Hisham
  
10 years old
  
6 January 1999
 
Chess and Reading
  
Women Fide Master (WFM)
2 Gold medals at the Asean Age Group Championship 2009
2nd National Junior (Girls) Championship 2009  
   

You can read the article at Syed's Chess
(Syed was the first to highlight the article.) 

                    

Chess Puzzles 

#63

 
White to play and win.    

#64
     


White to play and win. 

Solution:   

    
      
    

1.Rh8 Kh8 2.Bg7 1 0 1 0 Keres Jansa 1970 {2. ..... Kg7 3. Qd5}  

Solution:            

          
    
    

  
1. Rxg7 Qxf2 2. Rg8 Ke7 3. Nxd5 #  1 0  Fahrni Duras 1914 {1. ...... Qe7 2. Rg8 +-}
   

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