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The Men’s team suffered a defeat. Madagascar captained and coached by GM Maurice Ashley beat Malaysia by 3-1. Board 4 Mukriez Shah using White pieces scored the sole win for Malaysia against the almost 200 ELO rated higher opponent Razanadrakotarisoa, Toavino. The Women team beat Iraq by 3-1. WFM Alia Anin Azwa Bakri as Black […]

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It’s the start of the 2018 Batumi Chess Olympiad and the Malaysian Men had a tough first round meeting the very strong Belarus all-GM team. Fong Yit San’s  fighting draw on board 4 saved Malaysia from getting white washed 4-0. 1 GM Zhigalko Sergei 2610 1 0 FM Lim Zhuo Ren 2182 2 GM Aleksandrov […]

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