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RB Land Chess Challenge 2008

RB Land will be organizing a simultaneous Chess match between Candidate Master Collin Madhavan (FIDE 2220) and 88  players in a bid to set a new Malaysian Chess Record. The details of the match are as follows:

Date:   
   
18 May 2008 (Sunday)  
  
Time: 
   
8.45 am to 1 pm  
  
 Venue:  
   
RB Land Office, Seremban (Map is included in the form - see below)  
   
Eligibility:   
   
   
Open to all, any level, children or adults. Limited to 88 participants. Please register fast so as the number of available places are limited.  
    
Fees:  
   
Free of Charge.  
  
Sponsors:  
   
  
RB Land, IJM Berhad, Karisma Tuition Centre, 
Quantum88 Corporation Sdn Bhd & Sri Garden (KL).  
   
Contacts:   
   
leemba2002@yahoo.com & Collin (016-2123578)  
  

All participants will receive a certificate and a door gift. Book prizes will also be given to thise deserving cases. 

Click here to download the registration form and map 

National Chess Ch'ships 2008

Dates:  
   
31 May 2008 to 4 June 2008 
  
Venue:   
   
   
The Chess Network, 2.25, Tingkat 2,   
Wilayah Kompleks,  No: 2, Jalan Munshi Abdullah, 50100 Kuala Lumpur.
   

  
Format:  
   
9 rounds Swiss   
  
Time control:  
  
90 minutes to finish with 30 seconds increment from move 1. 
  
Categories:  
  
  
National Champioships 2008  
National Ladies Champioships 2008   
  
Tie-break:  
  
  
  
  
(1) Play-off (for the Champion only),   
(2) Solkoff,   
(3) SB   
(4) Cumulative Score  
   
Contacts:   
  
  
  
  
Tuan Hj Ibrahim Bakar (012 3716289 / 03 55198451)  
En. Abd Hamid Majid (019 3158098 /Fax: 40244337)  
Haslindah Ruslan ( 019 2069605)  
Gregory Lau (012 9020123)   
   
Email:  
   
aham@pc.jaring.my
  
Closing date:   
  
25 May 2008 
  

Click here to download the form

 Chess Puzzles 

#31   

White to checkmate in 5 moves.   

#32

White
to checkmate in 3 moves.
 

Solution:  

 

1.Rh3+ Kg4 2.Kg2 Rc2 3.Bh5+ Kf5 4.Rf3+ Ke4 5.Bg6 checkmate    Capablanca vs. Vilaro 1935   

Solution:   

 

1.Qg8+ Kxg8 2.Ne7+ Kf8 3.Nxg6 checkmate
Ekstrom vs. Bergmann 1949

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