Saturday, May 23, 2009
Mashafizul end in 63rd place
23.5.2009 - IM Mashafizul end his campaign in the 2009 Asian Continental Championship by finishing in 63rd place. He beat the Philippines player - Jan Emmanuel Garcia (FIDE 2292) in the final round ( Round 11) . The open section is won by Indian GM Surya Shekhar Ganguly and the women champion won by WIM Zhang Xiaowen (FIDE 2340) . If you still remember - Zhang Xiaowen played in the MCF GM tournament held in Kuala Lumpur last year. And i was so "blessed' to have a photo session with her.