GM Alexei Barsov wins Sarawak Open 2019

GM Alexei Barsov won the Sarawak Open despite losing a game against Indonesian Muhammad Kamalsyah and drawing versus Amir Ghaazi Mohd Saprin. Barsov takes home ...

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Penang Open norms

Penang Open 2019 saw International Norms given. 3 players received norms. 15 year old Cai Youyang from China got her first WIM norm. 20 year ...

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Sarawak Open 2019- Round 9

Charles Lucas join the leaders with 6½ points going into Round 9. GM Alexei Barsov, Amir Ghaazi Mohd. Saprin and Muhammad Kamalsyah are the other ...

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Buyer Beware!

A chess friend recently spotted what he thought was a good deal from popular online store lazada and bought the above product. From the product ...

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Historic Chess Gold in SEA games

Malaysia’s “almost” GM (one more norm!), International Master Yeoh Li Tian made history as he won Malaysia’s first chess gold medal in SEA Games history ...

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The AI chess coach

In a world increasingly taken over by robots and AI, it is not inconceivable that the job of chess coaching can be taken over by ...

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Novendra leads after 7 rounds

IM Novendra Priasmoro maintains his lead in the 16th Dato Arthur Tan Malaysian Open (DATMO) after beating IM Yeoh Li Tian in Round 6 and ...

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Festival Simultaneous Display

Part of the 16th Malaysian Chess Festival is a simultaneous display by GM Zhang Zhong and his wife, WGM Li Roufan. GM Zhang Zhong was ...

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Mohd Ezmi Mahmood champion for U1600 UiTM International Chess Championship

Mohd Ezmi Mahmood won the U1600 UiTM International Chess Championship (2nd IPT SERIES FIDE RATED) with a score of 7/8 half a point ahead of ...

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Ervan champ for GACC

Rk. Name Rtg FED Pts. TB2 TB3 1 FM Ervan Mohamad 2362 INA 8 40 36 2 WFM Azman Hisham Nur Najiha 1985 MAS 6 ...

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