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1st AmBank Savers’ Gang Chess Challenge 2007 (23 August)

Malaysian Blitz Open
(Sunday 26 August 2007) 

Venue: Ballroom, 5th Floor, CitiTel Mid Valley Hotel, Kuala Lumpur
Date: 26 August 2007
Time: 2.30 pm to 6 pm
Entry fees: RM 25
Time Control:  3 minutes + 2 seconds for every move
Format:  

  

9 Preliminary Swiss rounds.  
Top 8 players will qualify to the knock out stage  
Prizes:    
 
Total prize fund of RM 1,500.
From Champion - RM 500  to 16th place RM 30
Contact: Gregory Lau 012-9020123

  

1st AmBank Savers’ Gang Chess Challenge 2007 (Under 12 Chess Event)
(Organised by AmBank Group & The Malaysian Chess Federation) 

Venue: Ballroom, 5th Floor, CitiTel Mid Valley Hotel, Kuala Lumpur
Date: 23 August 2007 (Thursday)
Time:  9 am to 5.45 pm
Entry fees Free for only AmBank Savers’ Gang members (see eligibility below)
Prizes 

 

 

 

  

Champion Rm 300 + Trophy
2nd RM 250
3rd RM 200
4th RM 150
5th RM 100
6th – 10th
RM 50
Best Girl
RM 150
Youngest Boy
RM 50
Youngest Girl
RM 50
Eligibility

Only AmBank Savers’ Gang members can participate. So become a Savers’ Gang member ! So to become a member you need to deposit RM 50.00 (minimum) into your Savers’ Bank Account. AmBank staff will be at the playing venue from 20 – 22 August to help you register as a member & help you to open your account. You need to bring your Birth certificate / My Kad to open the account.

Contact Abd Hamid Majid 019-3158098 or Gregory Lau 012-9020123

  

IM GARY LANE's in town.

Improve your CHESS with International Master Gary Lane: 
Chess Coaching and Simultaneous Display  

Event: Chess workshop for aspiring junior players.

Venue : School library of Sekolah Tengku Ampuan Rahimah (STAR), Klang.

Date : 18th of August 2007 (Saturday)

Time: 9.30 a.m. to 2 p.m

Entry Fees: RM 80

   

1st Russian Embassy Chess Open 2007

   

1st Pudu Youth Chess Open 2007

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2nd Kids for Chess Camp 2007

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Chess Puzzles (August 2007)  

 #15     


White to play and win   
   

#16


White to play and win  

 

 

Solution #15:  1. Qxf4! 1 - 0 {1...... Qxf4 2. Rd8 Kf7 3. Rf8 wins the black Queen} Chandler - Ismail, Kuala Lumpur 2007

 

 

Solution #16: 1. Bf5! 1 - 0 {1.... Qxf5 2. Qe7 Qg6 3. Qe6! +-} Lerner - Lehmann, Kiev 1978 
  

 
 

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