26th December 2009 - In round 3 , the dark horse - Amri Hajar (Kedah) was stop by Caviaga player - Abdullah Che Hassan (Selangor) . Abdullah's Caviaga team mate - Nik Ahmad Farouqi produced an upset by beating former National player - Leong Mun Wan (Johor). Penang players - Loo Swee Leong and Liong Ing Kiat lost to relatively lower rated but strong players - Ismail Ahmad ( KL) and Tun Sri Lanang (Selangor) respectively. David Chin (Sabah) manage to held former Olympiad player - Fairin Zakaria (Selangor) to a draw.
For round 3 results, click here