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Chess Tournaments
April to June 2016
 

Date       Tournament      Download Form   
16 April    

Sungai Siput Age Group 2016
(Sungei Siput, Perak) 

  

 
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16 April   
Kejohanan Catur Terbuka Ledang 
(Tangkak, Johor)

 
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10 April      
The 5th Subang Summit USJ 
Age Group Chess Championship 
(National Rated)
Subang USJ Selangor
       

Closed 

23 April 
(Saturday)
  
SJK (C) Salak South Chess Open
(National rated event) 
(Kuala Lumpur)
    
     
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Supplementary Rules 
and Regulations
  
  

30 April 
(Saturday)
  
Gula Perlis Open Chess Challenge Kangar,Perlis
(National Rated)
 
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28 April to   
  
2 May  
     
43rd Selangor Open Chess Tournament
(FIDE rated event) 
(Kuala Lumpur)
    
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28 April to   
  
2 May  
  
43rd Selangor Open
Chess Tournament 
(Challenger)
(FIDE rated event) 
(Kuala Lumpur) 
  
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8 May   
Tan Sri Lee Loy Seng 
Chess Championship 2016 
4th leg in Tapah
(National Rated)
(Tapah, Perak)
 
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7 & 8 May  

2nd DPULZE OPEN CHESS FESTIVAL

2nd DPULZE AGE-GROUP CHESS FESTIVAL

 

   
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22 May      
8th Davidson Age Group Chess Open 2016
Organised by Cheras Chess Academy 
(National rated event) 
(Kuala Lumpur)

(3rd leg of the 2016 Cheras 
Scholastic chess tournaments)

  

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Supplementary Rules 
and Regulations
  

29 May     
Kejohanan Catur Terbuka 
Sungai Siput Ke-4 2016
(National rated event) 
(Sungei Siput, Perak)
    
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1 & 2 June  
19th Kids for Chess Camp 
Organised by Cheras Chess Academy 
(Kuala Lumpur)
 
* Cheras Chess Festival *
  
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4 June    
Cheras Scholastic 
Chess Finals 2016
Organised by Cheras Chess Academy 
(National rated event) 
(Kuala Lumpur)

 (4th and final leg of the 2016 Cheras 
Scholastic chess tournaments)
* Cheras Chess Festival *
  
Details to be  
announced soon.
    

29 May to  
7 June 
  
   
   
  
 17th ASEAN+ Age Group Open 
Chess Championships 

(Thailand)
  
   
   
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Chess * Chess * Chess * Chess *

News & photos 

White Knight Chess Academy

The Chess Centre, which was managed by White Knight Chess Academy, 
has moved out of Midvalley Megamall to a new location in Setapak. 
Here are some final photos at the Megamall Centre. 


IM Jimmy Liew (standing) looking over the training blitz tournament


With Stone Master Fadli Zakaria (left). 


The 4th and final simultaneous chess match at the Megamall Chess Centre. 
  


Fast Improving Bok Siong facing his coach. 


The evergreen Goh Ah Kow (second from the left) seems to 
gesture that there's nothing in my last move. Haha! 


Last official meeting with Jimmy (right) at the Centre. 

                

  Hou Yifan is Women's 
World Chess Champion

  

    Grandmaster Hou Yifan from China won the Women’s World Chess Championship for the third time. The current world's number 1 women's player easily beat Grandmaster Mariya Muzychuk of Ukraine in a score of 6 - 3. Below is the ninth game of the match which ended in Yifan winning it and regaining the world title. 

Yifan Hou - Mariya Muzychuk, Game 9, 
Women's World Chess Championship 2016 (14 March 2016)

1.e4 c5 2.Nf3 Nc6 3.d4 cxd4 4.Nxd4 Nf6 5.Nc3 d6 6.Be2 e5 7.Nb3 Be7  
8.0–0 0–0 9.Be3 Be6 10.f3 Na5 11.Nxa5 Qxa5 12.Qd2 Rfc8 13.Rfd1 Kf8  
14.a4 a6 15.Nd5 Qxd2 16.Rxd2 Nxd5 17.exd5 Bd7 18.a5 Bb5 19.Kf1 f5  
20.c3 g5 21.Rc2 h5 22.c4 g4 23.b4 f4 24.Bf2 Bd7 25.c5 Bf5 26.Rc4 Kf7  
27.Rd1 Rg8 28.g3 fxg3 29.hxg3 Rac8 30.fxg4 hxg4 31.Kg2 Bd7 32.Rh1 Rg7 
33.cxd6 Bxd6 34.Rxc8 Bxc8 35.Bc5 Bxc5 36.bxc5 Bf5 37.Kf2 Rg8  
38.Ke3 Rd8 39.Rf1 Kg6 40.Rd1 Kg5 41.d6 Rh8 42.d7 Rd8 43.c6 bxc6   
44.Bxa6 c5 45.Bb7 c4 46.a6 1–0 

 Hou Yifan Hou Yifan Hou Yifan Hou Yifan Hou Yifan 
 
               

8th Davidson Age Group Chess Open 2016
Organised by Cheras Chess Academy 
(National rated event) 
(Kuala Lumpur)
(3rd leg of the 2016 Cheras 
Scholastic chess tournaments)

Date & time: 22nd May (Sunday)   8.45 am to 5 pm
Venue:     SJK(C) Jalan Davidson, KL.
Organisers:  SJK (c) Jalan Davidson and Cheras Chess Academy.  
Format:  
 
Swiss System of 7 rounds (Rapid: All Moves in 20  Minutes with  
an Increment of 5 seconds for each move).   
Categories: 
  
  
6 to 8 categories depending on the number of  participants. 
Under-9 (Boys & Girls),Under-12 (Boys & Girls), Under-15 (Boys & Girls), 
 Under-20 (Boys & Girls). 
Entry fee:   
  
 

RM 25 (SJK (c) Jalan Davidson pupils) 
RM 30 for others
Lunch:        Additional RM 5 for Lunch  (Normal OR Halal)

Medals and 
certificates of 
excellence: 

Top 5 - Under-20 Boys, U-15 Boys, U-12 Girls & U-9 Girls.
Top 3
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Under-20 Girls & under-15 Girls
Top 20
-
Under-12 Boys & under-9 Boys. 
Certificate of Participation for ALL players.

Closing date:   
   
15th of May 2016 (Sunday). 
If there are no more available places, registration will close earlier.

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       Supplementary Rules and Regulations 

               

Cheras March Scholastic Tournament 2016
Organised by Cheras Chess Academy 
(National rated event) 
(Kuala Lumpur)
   (2nd leg of the 2016 Cheras Scholastic chess tournaments)

    More than 220 children players signed up for the Cheras March Scholastic Tournament in Cheras. All participants received a certificate of participation while the winners 66 winners won Cups & medals and also receieved certificates of excellence. Below are some photographs taken on tournament day. Credit for most of the photos goes to Mr. Vince Le. 


Emir Rusyaidi emerges as Champion in the Under 20 Open section.   


Players' briefing 


What? Any interesting caption for this photo? 
(thanks Vince)
  


Hey Hao Ming. A penny for your thoughts. 


All the best


The Under 12 Boys section


Serious stuff as the under-9 girls play for top honours.  


In deep thought


Joseph


'King' Emir (left) and Wen-Da boy


Making new friends at the tournament


'Yikes!'


Bok Siong (left) wins the under-12 boys category


Darrel Yap (right) 


Champions' Cups, medals and certificates of excellence


Daddy and his Champion kids


Cikgu Salihin and his kids. Collin (back row) with the Peace signs! 

   For final ranking, click on the links below. 

Under - 20 Open (Mix) category 
Click for results 
  
Under - 15 Open (Mix) category 
Click for results
  
Under - 12 Boys category 
Click for results  
   
Under - 12 Girls category 
Click for results
  
Under - 9 Boys category 
Click for results 
   
Under - 9 Girls category 
Click for results 
   

                 

  Myskills Simultaneous 
Chess Match 
(8 March 2016)
(Port Klang Public Library, Port Klang) 
Organised by Chess Master & Cheras Chess Academy 

    Candidate Master Collin Madhavan played a simultaneous match against students and teachers from the Myskills Foundation in Port Klang. The simul match against 24 players was played at the Port Klang Library and lasted 1 hour 30 minutes.          

On MySkills Foundation
        "MySkills Foundation, with its established Primus Institute of Technology located in Port Klang, was formed with the vision to transform underprivileged youth from single-parent and/or dysfunctional families. The Foundation has helped the students catch up on their education and learn new skills to help them lead meaning lives in the future."  

         Click for MySkills Foundation website


Genkeswaran explaining the rules of the match to the players. 


Kumarassen (left) in the deep thought. 


Recording the moves and hoping to learn from the game. Well done. 


One for the album. 

                 

Chess * Chess * Chess * Chess * Chess * Chess * Chess * Chess *
   
Chess * Chess * Chess * Chess * Chess * Chess * Chess * Chess *
   

Chess lessons in Endah Parade, Sri Petaling, Kuala Lumpur

Day & Time: Saturday mornings

Levels:  Beginners to Lower intermediate level.

Age: Only children from 7 years of age and older.

Who should join: Anyone who is interested to play Chess either for fun or to become a 
                         strong player. 

Area: Close to Bukit Jalil, Kesas Highway. Good for folks staying in Sri Petaling, OUG,
         Petaling Jaya, Shah Alam, Puchong, Subang. 

Enquiries:  Please whatsapps or sms us at  016-2123578, or send an email 
                to geodat@yahoo.com.

Chess lessons in Cheras, Kuala Lumpur

Day & Time: Sunday from 3 to 5 pm.

Levels:  All levels from beginner to tournament player.

Age: Children from 6 years of age to adults.

Who should join: Anyone who is interested to play Chess either for fun or to become a 
                         strong player. 

Area: In Cheras, 56100 Kuala Lumpur (near Cheras Leisure Mall). 

Enquiries:  Please whatsapps or sms us at  016-2123578, or send an email 
                to geodat@yahoo.com.

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Chess Puzzles

#207

White to play and win

#208

White to play and win

Solution:   
 
  
 
 
 
 
    
 
  

 

 
 

 

1. Rxg7 Kg7 2. Qg4 Kh8 3. Qf5 and 4. Qh7 checkmate is unstoppable. 1 - 0 

Solution:              
  
    
       
 

 

 


                

 

 

1. Rxg7 Kg7 2. Qg5 Kh7 3.  Nf6 Kh8 
4. Qh6 # 1 - 0  

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