FM Nicholas Chan beat IM Lim Yee Weng in the Malaysian Master 2nd Semifinal Match which ended today. The Dr. to be lead 1.5 -0.5 yesterday and conclude the match by winning the third game today . With this win, Nicholas will meet IM Mashafizul in the final of the Malaysian Masters final which will be played over six rounds ( best of 6). In the event the score is tied the organizers will arrange for a play off as per FIDE regulations. The details of the Final is as follow:-
20 th Dec 2009 Friday 7.00 pm round 1
21 st Dec 2009 Saturday 10.30am round 2
21st Dec 2009 saturday 3.00pm round 3
22nd Dec 2009 Sunday 10.30pm round 4
22nd Dec 2009 sunday 3.00 pm round 5
* In the event no definite results over 5 rounds the six round schedule will be announce in due course .
DATCC 4th Floor Wilayah Complex
all games will have live coverage and all are invited to watch these games
* Mas Hafizulhilmi will be playing in Vietnam and Singapore before his match with Nicholas.
Nicholas is currently doing his final year medicine in Malacca and sitting for his final papers in February.
source : DATCC blog