Monday, January 31, 2011
The champion receiving RM300 prize from Mr Najib Abdul Wahab
Wong Jian Wen (the above picture) won the DATCC Renegade Chess Rapid being held yesterday. He won all his first six rounds and drew the final one with blogger Ilham. He scored 6.5/7 points and leading 1/2 point over four other 6/7 pointers.
Below are the other winners:
1st Runner Up : Lim Zhou Ren
2nd Runner Up : Kamalarifin Wahiduddin
4th Place : Mark Siew Kit-Tze
5th Place : Low Jun Jian
6th Place : Nor Ilhamuddin Shailh Ali
Best Under 1600 : Norizzudin Afendi Norazman
Best Under 1400 : Anis Fariha Bt Saleh
Best Under 12 : Ng Jen Shen
Best Lady/Girl : Nityalakshmi Sivanesan
SYABAS and TAHNIAH to all the winners!
To all the others including GiLoCatur, DO NOT GIVE UP to participate in chess tournaments if you don't win any. Keep on playing chess. Keep on competing. Keep improving. ENJOY THE GAME!
Go to Gilachess.com here to view the full interactive cross table result
Go to Ng6's blog here to view his photo gallery of the tournament.