160 players took part in the 2nd leg in Bagan Serai. 85 were under 12 and 33 under 16 years old. Hopefully the keen interest among the young will produce champions in future.
After 2 rounds, the standing for the Grand Prix points are as follow.
12 points: Jason Teh Chee Ying
10 points: Amirul Rahini bin Shamsudin, Muhammad Hazim bin Muhamad, Chuah Heng Meng
9 points: Fong Yit San
8 points: Lim Kian Hwa, Chuah Yi Ning
7 points: Cheah Yew Tuck, Radin Shafierul bin Radin Yahaya
6 points: Azmi Ishak
5 points: Zubir bin Othman, Noor Ahmad Fazilah
4 points: Ahmad Mudzafar bin Ramli
3 points: Saiful Azlan Atan Abd Lahad, Ang Zhen Yuan
2 points: Fong Yit Ho
1 point: Mohd Fadzil bin Abd. Rahman Nazri
Since a player can score a maximum of 10 points per round, the race for the 8 Grand Prix prizes ( 1st prize = Rm800.00) is wide open.
The 3rd leg will be in Slim River on 15 May 2011.
Venue: SMK Agama Slim River
Contact persons: Yunus (013-3908129) or Uztaz Ismail (019-5520391) or Abu Bakar (014-2510852)
Or pay to Perak International Chess Association Maybank account 0-08177-318240 and fax to 05-2419289 or email to email@example.com
Clsoing date: 12 May 2011
The entry form with the details is below