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WELCOME TO BEAUTIFUL MALAYSIA (see below for details)

Percawi KL Chess Open 2008 

Venue:     27th July 2008 (Sunday)    
Date:      9 am to 5 pm    
Time:  
  

The Chess Network, Wilayah Complex, Jalan Dang Wangi, K. L.   
  

Organiser:     Percawi (Kuala Lumpur Federal Territory Chess Association)    
Events:    
  
  
   
OPEN section 
Age-group
Under-9 (boys and girls) 
Age-group Under-12 (boys and girls) 
Age-group
Under-15 (boys and girls)   
Time Control:       30 minutes each    
Entry fees:  
   
         RM 15 for Open                             RM 10 for 15 years and below
Format:   6 Rounds Rapid play
Prizes:   
  

  

  

  

  

  

  

 

OPEN
1st        RM 300
2nd       RM 200          
3rd        RM 180
4th        RM 150
5th        RM 130
6th        RM 110
7th        RM 100
8th        RM   90
9th        RM   80
10th      RM   70 
11th      RM   60 
12th      RM   50 
13th      RM   40 
14th      RM   30 
15th      RM   30  
Age-group (separate prizes for girls & boys)
1st           RM 50  
2nd          RM 40  
3rd           RM 30

CERTIFICATES & MEDALS for the top 10 winners in the Age-group sections.  

   

   

  

 

Registration:      Gregory Lau (012-9020123), Jax Tham (013-3232280) & Collin (016-2123578)    
Closing date:  26th of July 2008 (Saturday).  

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MSSM 2008 

At the recent MSSM Chess Championships in Malacca, Kuala Lumpur emerged overall champions. They finished with 105 points, 3 points ahead of Selangor, who were second. Third position fell to Penang with 74 points. 


source: www.mssmkl.blogspot.com

Click for complete results and more photos

Seremban 88 

May 18 2008 will be remembered as a BIG day for Chess and Chess enthusiasts in Negeri Sembilan as 88 players battled against Chess Master Collin Madhavan. It was also a new Malaysian Chess Record for simultaneous games played. RB Land was the main sponsor for the Chess Match while other sponsors include IJM Berhad, Karisma Tuition Centre, Quantum88 Corporation Sdn Bhd & Sri Garden (KL). 

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Malaysian Chess Festival 2008

28th ASTRO Merdeka Rapid Open Chess Championship 2008 15 - 17 Aug
Click to download the form

IGB 5th Arthur Tan Malaysian Open 2008 18 - 25 Aug  
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3rd AmBank Group Malaysia Chess Challenge 2008 18 - 25 Aug 
 
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28th ASTRO Merdeka Open Team Chess Championship 2008 30 Aug - 01 Sept 
 
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There will also the Malaysian Blitz Chess Championship on 24 Aug.

WELCOME TO BEAUTIFUL MALAYSIA 

WE WOULD LIKE TO WISH ALL CHESS ENTHUSIASTS AND THEIR FAMILIES,

 " WELCOME TO BEAUTIFUL MALAYSIA".

 

 

Chess Puzzles 

#33   

White to play and win.   

#34

White
to checkmate in 3 moves.
 

Solution:  

 

1. Qa3 Qe7 2. Bc6! 1 0 Bisguier Evans 1959 [1 ..... Kg8 2. Bh7 wins the Q] [2..... Qxa3 3. Rxe8 mate]  

Solution:   

 

1. Qe6  Nbd7 2. Qe8 Nxe8 3. Rxe8 mate  
  

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