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Monday, April 30, 2012

Melaka International 2012: Final Rank & Interactive Crosstable

Grandmaster Attila Czebe won the Historical Melaka International with a 1.5 point lead over his closest rival.

Also, turning out an impressive performance is young Yeoh Li Tian finishing 6/9 missing the IM norm by half a point (accordiing to IM Jimmy Liew’s blog).


Final Ranking after 9 Rounds

Rk.   Name FED Rtg Pts. TB1 TB2 TB3
1 GM Czebe Attila HUN 2477 7.5 47.5 37.0 39.50
2 GM Laxman R R IND 2415 6.0 50.0 38.5 31.75
3 GM Deepan Chakkravarthy J IND 2461 6.0 49.0 38.0 31.00
4 IM Karthikeyan P IND 2414 6.0 46.5 36.5 30.25
5 GM Romero Holmes Alfonso ESP 2501 6.0 44.5 35.0 27.25
6   Yeoh Li Tian MAS 2204 6.0 41.5 32.5 26.25
7 GM Bitoon Richard PHI 2455 5.5 49.5 38.0 29.50
8 GM Fominyh Alexander RUS 2488 5.5 49.5 37.5 27.50
9 GM Arun Prasad S IND 2517 5.5 48.5 37.5 28.25
10 IM Praveen Kumar C IND 2343 5.5 41.5 33.5 23.50
11 IM Rathnakaran K IND 2410 5.0 46.0 35.0 22.00
12 IM Nolte Rolando PHI 2456 5.0 45.5 35.5 24.00
13 FM Djuraev Sokhib TJK 2377 5.0 43.0 32.0 20.00
14 IM Mas Hafizulhelmi MAS 2377 5.0 42.0 34.0 20.50
15 FM Hamdani Rudin INA 2322 5.0 41.5 34.0 19.25
16   Zulkipli Zaidan MAS 2066 5.0 41.5 30.5 20.25
17   Nayan Ahmad Fadzil MAS 2072 5.0 39.0 30.0 19.50
18 IM Dimakiling Oliver PHI 2447 4.5 49.5 38.5 23.25
19 GM Horvath Adam HUN 2487 4.5 48.0 38.5 22.50
20   Manaog Stewart PHI 2043 4.5 38.5 31.0 14.75
21   Fong Yit Ho MAS 2001 4.5 34.5 26.5 15.00
22   Ismail Ahmad MAS 2007 4.0 42.0 34.0 15.75
23   Kharitonov Igor RUS 2106 4.0 39.5 30.0 15.75
24   Anasrullah INA 2127 4.0 37.5 28.5 15.25
25   Sugeng Mulijanto INA 0 4.0 36.5 27.0 15.00
26 WFM Bakri Alia Anin Azwa MAS 1975 4.0 32.5 25.0 11.00
27   Suharto Moh Wahyu Repelita INA 2066 3.5 38.5 30.5 11.50
28 WGM Nadig Kruttika IND 2238 3.5 37.0 29.0 12.25
29   Camilia Bt Johari MAS 1780 3.5 33.5 27.0 10.25
30   Hendrik Maha INA 0 3.5 33.5 26.5 11.00
31   Fong Yit San MAS 2002 3.5 33.0 26.0 10.00
32   Lim Kian Hwa MAS 1891 3.5 31.0 24.5 9.00
33   Tan Li Ting MAS 1844 2.5 27.5 21.0 4.50
34   Vinod G IND 2044 2.0 36.0 28.0 5.50
35   Ooi Zhi Yang MAS 1769 2.0 32.0 25.0 6.25
36   Abd Rahman Syazrin MAS 1556 2.0 29.5 23.0 3.50

 

Interactive Crosstable

Melaka International 2012: Round 8 games

Melaka International 2012: Round 9(Final) results

Round 9

Bo.No.NameRtgPts.ResultPts.NameRtgNo.
16GMDeepan Chakkravarthy J 2461½ - ½7GMCzebe Attila 24775
210GMLaxman R R 2415½ - ½IMKarthikeyan P 241411
38GMBitoon Richard 24555½ - ½GMRomero Holmes Alfonso 25012
41GMArun Prasad S 25175½ - ½5GMFominyh Alexander 24883
516FMHamdani Rudin 232250 - 15Yeoh Li Tian 220418
67IMNolte Rolando 2456½ - ½IMRathnakaran K 241012
79IMDimakiling Oliver 24470 - 1IMPraveen Kumar C 234315
84GMHorvath Adam 24874½ - ½FMDjuraev Sokhib 237714
913IMMas Hafizulhelmi 237741 - 04Ismail Ahmad 200726
1019Anasrullah 212740 - 14Nayan Ahmad Fadzil 207221
1123Zulkipli Zaidan 206641 - 04Kharitonov Igor 210620
1228Fong Yit Ho 20011 - 0WGMNadig Kruttika 223817
1322Suharto Moh Wahyu Repelita 20660 - 1Manaog Stewart 204325
1436Sugeng Mulijanto 0½ - ½3Lim Kian Hwa 189130
1527Fong Yit San 20023½ - ½3Camilia Bt Johari 178032
1629WFMBakri Alia Anin Azwa 197531 - 02Ooi Zhi Yang 176933
1734Abd Rahman Syazrin 155620 - 1Hendrik Maha 035
1831Tan Li Ting 18441bye
1924Vinod G 204420  not paired  

Melaka International 2012: Round 9 games

Sunday, April 29, 2012

Melaka International 2012: Rank after 8 rounds


Rk.   Name Rtg FED Pts.  TB1 TB2 TB3
1 GM Czebe Attila  2477 HUN 7 37.5 28.5 32.75
2 GM Laxman R R  2415 IND 5.5 39.5 29 25.25
3 GM Deepan Chakkravarthy J  2461 IND 5.5 37 28.5 24
4 GM Romero Holmes Alfonso  2501 ESP 5.5 36.5 27.5 23.25
5 IM Karthikeyan P  2414 IND 5.5 36 27.5 24
6 GM Bitoon Richard  2455 PHI 5 40 29 24.5
7 GM Fominyh Alexander  2488 RUS 5 40 29 22.25
8 GM Arun Prasad S  2517 IND 5 39 29.5 22.5
9   Yeoh Li Tian  2204 MAS 5 33.5 25 19.5
10 FM Hamdani Rudin  2322 INA 5 32 25 17.5
11 IM Dimakiling Oliver  2447 PHI 4.5 39 29 20
12 IM Rathnakaran K  2410 IND 4.5 38.5 28.5 18.5
13 IM Nolte Rolando  2456 PHI 4.5 35.5 26.5 18.75
14 FM Djuraev Sokhib  2377 TJK 4.5 35 25 15.5
15 IM Praveen Kumar C  2343 IND 4.5 31.5 24.5 15.75
16 GM Horvath Adam  2487 HUN 4 38.5 29.5 18
17 IM Mas Hafizulhelmi  2377 MAS 4 34 27 13.75
18   Ismail Ahmad  2007 MAS 4 34 26.5 14.5
19   Zulkipli Zaidan  2066 MAS 4 33 23 13.75
20   Nayan Ahmad Fadzil  2072 MAS 4 30 22 13
21   Anasrullah   2127 INA 4 29.5 21.5 13.25
22   Kharitonov Igor  2106 RUS 4 29.5 21.5 12.5
23   Manaog Stewart  2043 PHI 3.5 31 24 10.75
24   Suharto Moh Wahyu Repelita  2066 INA 3.5 30 23 9.5
25   Sugeng Mulijanto  0 INA 3.5 28.5 21 11.5
26 WGM Nadig Kruttika  2238 IND 3.5 27.5 21 11
27   Fong Yit Ho  2001 MAS 3.5 26.5 19 9.5
28 WFM Bakri Alia Anin Azwa  1975 MAS 3 27.5 20.5 7.75
29   Fong Yit San  2002 MAS 3 26.5 20.5 7
30   Camilia Bt  Johari  1780 MAS 3 24.5 18.5 7
31   Lim Kian Hwa  1891 MAS 3 23 17 5.5
32   Hendrik Maha  0 INA 2.5 28.5 20.5 8.5
33   Vinod G  2044 IND 2 29.5 22.5 4
34   Ooi Zhi Yang  1769 MAS 2 24 18 5.25
35   Abd Rahman Syazrin  1556 MAS 2 22 16 3.5
36   Tan Li Ting  1844 MAS 1.5 23.5 18 2.5

Yeoh Li Tian scalps a GM

Our very own Yeoh Li Tian has done Malaysia proud by scoring a win against a Grandmaster in the Historical Melaka Chess International Tournament. The game where the young talent defeated his first ever grandmaster:- [Event "Historical Melaka International Chess Championship [Site "Hang Tuah World Heritage Hotel Melaka"] [Date ""] [Round "8"] [Board "6"] [White "Yeoh, Li Tian"] [Black "Horvath, Adam"] [Result "1-0"] [ECO "A00"] [WhiteElo "2204"] [BlackElo "2487"] [PlyCount "183"] [EventDate "2012.04.23"] [EventRounds "9"] [EventCountry "MAS"] 1. e4 c5 2. c3 Nf6 3. e5 Nd5 4. d4 cxd4 5. cxd4 e6 6. Nf3 d6 7. Bc4 Be7 8. Qe2 O-O 9. O-O b6 10. Nc3 Nxc3 11. bxc3 Bb7 12. exd6 Bxd6 13. Ne5 Nd7 14. f4 Rc8 15. Bd2 Rc7 16. Bd3 Nf6 17. Rae1 Re8 18. Bb1 g6 19. Rc1 Ba3 20. Rcd1 Bb2 21. Nc4 Ba6 22. Bd3 Bxc4 23. Bxc4 Nd5 24. Bb5 Ree7 25. c4 Nc3 26. Bxc3 Bxc3 27. Qe3 Ba5 28. Ba6 Qd6 29. a3 Qd8 30. Kh1 Rcd7 31. Rd3 Rd6 32. Rfd1 Red7 33. h3 Qh4 34. Kh2 Rd8 35. g3 Qh5 36. Qe5 Qh6 37. Bb7 Qf8 38. h4 h5 39. Ba6 R6d7 40. Bb5 Rd6 41. Ba6 Qe7 42. Qe4 Qc7 43. Qe5 Qc6 44. Qb5 Qa8 45. Qe5 Qc6 46. Qb5 Qc7 47. Qe5 Qe7 48. Qe4 Qd7 49. Qg2 Kf8 50. Qb7 Qa4 51. Bb5 Qc2+ 52. Qg2 Qxg2+ 53. Kxg2 Ke7 54. Kf3 Rc8 55. Ke4 Rc7 56. Re3 Rc8 57. Ba6 Rc7 58. Bb5 Kd8 59. Red3 Ke7 60. Ba6 Rdc6 61. Kf3 Kf6 62. Rb1 Rxc4 63. Bxc4 Rxc4 64. Rbd1 Ra4 65. Rc1 b5 66. Rc5 b4 67. Rc4 Ke7 68. Rb3 Kd6 69. Ke4 f6 70. Rd3 f5+ 71. Kf3 Kd5 72. Rc5+ Kd6 73. axb4 Bxb4 74. Rb5 a6 75. Rb8 Kd5 76. Rd8+ Bd6 77. Rb3 Kc6 78. Re3 Rxd4 79. Rxe6 a5 80. Rxg6 a4 81. Ra8 Kb5 82. Rg5 Rd5 83. Rxh5 Bc5 84. g4 Rd3+ 85. Ke2 Rg3 86. Rxf5 a3 87. g5 a2 88. h5 Kc4 89. Rxc5+ Kxc5 90. Kf2 Rh3 91. Kg2 Rxh5 92. Rxa2 1-0  

Saturday, April 28, 2012

Gatot Sole Leader Historical Melaka Challengers 2012

Rahim Ramli - MAS Pix 1. Ramli Abdul Rahim, Malaysia in Historical Melaka Challengers 2012. (Photo by Najib Wahab)

28 April 2012, Kuala Lumpur – In the Melaka Challengers 2012, Gatot Suyono of Indonesia is sole leader with 6.5 points after round 7. In second place is Endang Andrian of Indonesia with 6.0 points. Meanwhile Wakoko Enos of Uganda is in third place with 5.5 points.

Malaysia’s highest ranked challenger is sixth ranked Ramli Abdul Rahim (1944) with 5.0 points.

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Gatot Suyono - Indonesia

Pix 2. Gatot Suyono, Indonesia – Current Leader, Historical Melaka Challengers 2012. (Photo by Najib Wahab)

Here are two games of the current leader, Gatot Suyono of Indonesia. One is against Malaysia’s Ramli Abdul Rahim and the other against second ranked, Endang Andrian of Indonesia.

 

To download more games of the Historical Melaka Challengers 2012, please click here.

To read more of Melaka Chess Festival 2012, please visit fireyrook.blogspot.com or click here.

Melaka International 2012: Round 7 games

Friday, April 27, 2012

Melaka International 2012: Round 7 results

ref link: http://chess-results.com/tnr71314.aspx?art=2&rd=7&lan=1

GM Attila Czebe maintains his one point lead as he draws with one of his nearest rival GM Richard Bitoon in round 8. GM Alfonso Romero Holmes failed to narrow the gap with Czebe when he lost to Indian GM Arun Prasad.

The best performing Malaysian is Yeoh Li Tian as he defeated WGM Nadig Kruttika with the white pieces. Yeoh Li Tian is now 4/7.

Round 7

Bo. No.   Name Rtg Pts. Result Pts.   Name Rtg No.
1 5 GM Czebe Attila 2477 ½ - ½ GM Bitoon Richard 2455 8
2 1 GM Arun Prasad S 2517 4 1 - 0 GM Romero Holmes Alfonso 2501 2
3 4 GM Horvath Adam 2487 4 0 - 1 4 GM Fominyh Alexander 2488 3
4 6 GM Deepan Chakkravarthy J 2461 4 ½ - ½ 4 IM Karthikeyan P 2414 11
5 16 FM Hamdani Rudin 2322 ½ - ½ 4 IM Rathnakaran K 2410 12
6 9 IM Dimakiling Oliver 2447 1 - 0 FM Djuraev Sokhib 2377 14
7 10 GM Laxman R R 2415 1 - 0 IM Mas Hafizulhelmi 2377 13
8 22   Suharto Moh Wahyu Repelita 2066 3 ½ - ½   Ismail Ahmad 2007 26
9 19   Anasrullah 2127 3 0 - 1 3 IM Nolte Rolando 2456 7
10 15 IM Praveen Kumar C 2343 3 ½ - ½ 3   Nayan Ahmad Fadzil 2072 21
11 18   Yeoh Li Tian 2204 3 1 - 0 3 WGM Nadig Kruttika 2238 17
12 25   Manaog Stewart 2043 3 ½ - ½   Fong Yit Ho 2001 28
13 20   Kharitonov Igor 2106 ½ - ½   Sugeng Mulijanto 0 36
14 23   Zulkipli Zaidan 2066 + - - 2   Vinod G 2044 24
15 29 WFM Bakri Alia Anin Azwa 1975 2 1 - 0 2   Lim Kian Hwa 1891 30
16 35   Hendrik Maha 0 2 ½ - ½ 2   Camilia Bt Johari 1780 32
17 31   Tan Li Ting 1844 1 0 - 1 2   Fong Yit San 2002 27
18 33   Ooi Zhi Yang 1769 0 - 1 0   Abd Rahman Syazrin 1556 34

Thursday, April 26, 2012

Melaka International 2012: Standings after 6 rounds

reference link: http://chess-results.com/tnr71314.aspx?art=4&lan=1

 

Rk.   Name Rtg FED Pts. 
1 GM Czebe Attila  2477 HUN 5.5
2 GM Bitoon Richard  2455 PHI 4.5
3 GM Romero Holmes Alfonso  2501 ESP 4.5
4 GM Fominyh Alexander  2488 RUS 4
5 GM Horvath Adam  2487 HUN 4
6 GM Deepan Chakkravarthy J  2461 IND 4
7 IM Karthikeyan P  2414 IND 4
8 IM Rathnakaran K  2410 IND 4
9 GM Arun Prasad S  2517 IND 4
10 GM Laxman R R  2415 IND 3.5
11 IM Dimakiling Oliver  2447 PHI 3.5
12 FM Djuraev Sokhib  2377 TJK 3.5
13   Ismail Ahmad  2007 MAS 3.5
14 IM Mas Hafizulhelmi  2377 MAS 3.5
15 FM Hamdani Rudin  2322 INA 3.5
16 IM Nolte Rolando  2456 PHI 3
17   Yeoh Li Tian  2204 MAS 3
18 IM Praveen Kumar C  2343 IND 3
19   Suharto Moh Wahyu Repelita  2066 INA 3
20   Anasrullah  2127 INA 3
21   Nayan Ahmad Fadzil  2072 MAS 3
22   Manaog Stewart  2043 PHI 3
23 WGM Nadig Kruttika  2238 IND 3
24   Zulkipli Zaidan  2066 MAS 2.5
25   Kharitonov Igor  2106 RUS 2.5
26   Sugeng Mulijanto  0 INA 2.5
27   Fong Yit Ho  2001 MAS 2.5
28   Vinod G  2044 IND 2
29   Hendrik Maha  0 INA 2
30   Fong Yit San  2002 MAS 2
31 WFM Bakri Alia Anin Azwa  1975 MAS 2
32   Camilia Bt  Johari  1780 MAS 2
33   Lim Kian Hwa  1891 MAS 2
34   Ooi Zhi Yang  1769 MAS 1.5
35   Tan Li Ting  1844 MAS 1
36   Abd Rahman Syazrin  1556 MAS 0