The IIUM Sports & Recreational Centre will be organizing the 1st IIUM Chess Invitational Tournament 2008 schedule to be held on 16th November 2008 at Cultural Activity Centre (CAC) Hall, International Islamic University Malaysia (IIUM), Gombak. This tournament will be divided into three categories which are Open Category, IIUM Open Category and Under-12 Category. The time control is 25 minutes per game/per player.
PRIZES : Placing/OPEN CATEGORY 1st RM 1000 + medal + plaque 2nd RM 750 + medal 3rd RM 500 + medal 4th RM 350 + medal 5th RM 300 + medal 6th RM 250 + medal 7th RM 200 + medal 8th RM 150 + medal 9th RM 100 + medal 10th RM 100 + medal Best Ladies RM 80 + medal Placing/IIUM OPEN CATEGORY 1st RM 200 + medal 2nd RM 150 + medal 3rd RM 100 + medal 4rd RM 80 + medal 5rd RM 70 + medal 6rd RM 60 + medal 7rd RM 50 + medal 8rd RM 50 + medal 9rd RM 40 + medal 10rd RM 40 + medal Best Ladies RM 70 + medal Placing/UNDER-12 CATEGORY 1st RM 200 + medal 2nd RM 150 + medal 3rd RM 100 + medal 4rd RM 80 + medal 5rd RM 70 + medal 6rd RM 60 + medal 7rd RM 50 + medal 8rd RM 50 + medal 9rd RM 40 + medal 10rd RM 40 + medal Best Kulliyyah Team RM 100 + Trophy Best Mahallah Team RM 100 + Trophy Best University Individual RM 80 + medal Best U-18 RM 80 + medal
Registration Fee: Open Category : RM 30 IIUM Open Category : RM 10 Under-12 Category : RM 10
CLOSING DATE: 12th NOVEMBER 2008 (ENTRIES AFTER THIS WILL BE SURCHARGED DOUBLED)
For further details, please contact the tournament secretariat: Norsharmila Zabani (03-6196 5393), Ahmad Fadzil Nayan (012-3484103), Nurul Azlina Bakrin (017-4625224).Fax no.: 03-6196 4749,E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Ian Udaini Champ in Upsi Open 2008 chess competition.he draw last game with Kamarudin Yusuf,became a Champion after had won in a 5 games and 2 draw entitled to get $1000 and a trophy,2nd Kamaludin and 3rd NM Mohd kamal Abdullah
Final Standing Open Category 1.Ian Udani (6) RM1000 2.Kamaludin Yusuf (5.5) RM700 3.NM Mohd Kamal Abdullah (5.5) RM500 4.Mohd Nabil Azman Hisham (5.5) RM300 5.Sumant Subramaniam (5.5) RM RM200 6.Muhammad Arshad (5.5) RM150 7.Md Fairin Zakaria (5.5) RM100 8.Fairul Yusuf(5.5) RM70 9.Md Fazli Zakaria(5.5) RM50 10.Khalid Musa(5) RM50
Final Standing Open Category 1. Ian Udani (5.5/RM200) 2. Ismail Ahmad (5.5/RM150) 3. Lee Kwan Pin (5.5/RM120) 4. NM Edward Lee (5/RM100) 5. Abdullah Che Hassan (5/RM80) 6. Nik Ahmad Farouqi (5/RM70) 7. Sumant Subramaniam (5/RM60) 8. Mohd Fadli Zakaria (4.5/RM50) 9. Norazman Ismail (4/RM40) 10. Ahmad Fadzil Nayan (4/RM30) 11. Woo Ben Keong (4/RM30) 12. Kevin Seow (4/RM30) 13. Ho Joon Ming (4/RM30) 14. Mat Zaki Yeop (4/RM30) 15. Heri Gunawan (4/RM30)
Tan Khai Boon, seeded 2nd managed to win the 3rd edition of UniKL Kulim chess tournament with a perfect 7/7 score after beating former world police champion and the top seed of the event, Ismail Ahmad in the final round.
Standing Final Round
DATE : 17 OCTOBER 2008 (Human Chess Competition) VENUE : INDITATER UniKL MSI
DATE : 18 OCTOBER 2008 (UniKL Open Chess) VENUE : CAFETERIA UniKL MSI
Open Category : RM 20 Under 17 Category : RM 10 Under 12 Category : RM 8> Payment via bank-in must be made to :Norazwan Bin Kamaruzaman Account No: 152152013413Bank : May bank Last registration 17/10/2008 at cafeteria UniKL MSI> Registration on tournament not acceptable
Nigel Short Wins Commonwealth Championship The 2008 Commonwealth Chess Championship in Nagpur, India, has been won by the English Grandmaster, and former world title challenger, Nigel Short (pictured). Short took a clear first place with 9.5/11, half a point ahead of his nearest challenger, Surya Shekhar Ganguly.