Saturday, November 1, 2008
Round 4 Pairing
Obviously from the above pairing, only four players have perfect score. They are FM Mok Tze-Meng, Lim Zhuo Ren who defeated the 5th seed Kamaludin Yusof, Abdullah Che Hassan and David Hukom, an unrated Indonesian player who defeated NM Kamal Abdullah earlier. Ian Udani drew with NM Edward Lee and the young Singaporean FM, Daniel Howard drew with Abang Mohd Reduan.
Tbl 18: Fikri vs Singaporean Xavier Chua
Fikri was playing white againts Xavier whose FIDE rating is 1731. The mission to get FIDE rating points is achieved tonight when Fikri won. Hopefully he will play againts another FIDE-rated player tomorrow. Up to round 4, Fikri has accumulated 2 and 1/2 points.
Tbl 20: Irfan vs Nadzri Izzabullah Japeri
By using e4 opening Irfan defeated his opponent in less than 40 moves. With the win, he scores 2 and 1/2 points.