Team AU ,with an unexpected but deserving win by Soon Wai Cheong , won 2.5 -1.5 against 2nd placed Caviaga and hence streched their lead to 3points.Soon Wai Cheong outplayed Abdullah Che Hassan but team mates IM Mas Hafizul, FM Ooi Chern Ee and Tan Ken Wei all drew with Caviaga s Ian Udani , Edward Lee and Junior Master Champion Yeap Eng Chiam respectively
Nusa Mahkota meanwhile drew 2-2 against Eon Bank With Nor Ilhamuddin winning board 1 and4. Nusa also presented Board 3 in a platter by conceding walkover to Eon Bank even with the presence of 2 of their players who can play board 3 including captain Hairul.Aziz of Eon was beaten by Rizal in Board 2
17chess club rise to the occassion by holding Price Waterhouse Coopers 2-2 with wins by Kamaluddin and max tal Shahir but lost board 2 and 4
Storm Warriors gave favourites a run for their money before losing 2.5-1.5 to X Factor. IM designate Mok Tze Meng and his protege Lim zhou Ren both won for X factor and Shiva drawing in board 2
Tan and Tan meanwhile concede 3 walkovers and sole representative Hamid was let off the hook by fellow arbiter Najib for a draw . final score is a flattering 3.5-0.5 win for DATCC who not only have 4 boards occupied and ready to play , 4 more in reserve making altogether 8 players in the Chess Centre.
Malaysian Open player's list up - It's only the initial list and judging from past Malaysian Opens there will be some withdrawals. Even so, the current list is pretty impressive. The titl...
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