Friday, March 12, 2010

Nf6 Invitational - Round 3 Results - Black is Okay !

A Fide rated tournament - Nf6 Invitational Tournament is schedule  from 25th February 2010. The tournament will be held on every Thursday starting at 7 PM at the Dato Arthur Tan Chess Centre, Wilayah Kompleks, Kuala Lumpur. The format is a single round robin with 1 hour 30 minutes + 30 seconds increment. 

The prize for this tournament is :- 1st -  RM 300, 2nd - RM 200 and 3rd - RM 100. The prize is sponsored by a generous chess lover. 

Round 3 of the Nf6 Invitational FIDE rated tournament was held on 11th March 2010. The round start at 7 PM  at the Dato Arthur Tan Chess Centre, Kuala Lumpur. Four game  was held as scheduled but one game (Najib - Shamshol) was postponed to later date. Three game ended in black favour!

The title of this post is a tribute to a famous Hungarian chess GM and book writer - GM Andras Adorjan. He write a famous chess book in 1989 title - Black is Ok!  The succes of the book encourage him to write more about it and he continue with Black is OK : In Rare Openings (1998), Black is Still OK (2004) and  Black is OK Forever! (2005). This is an article written by Adorjan about Black is Ok, click here

Round 3 Results
1. NM Yeoh Chin Seng (2177) vs Kamaluddin Yusof  (2166)  0-1

 2. Mohd Saprin Sabri (2141) vs Yeoh Li Tian (1971)  1/2 - 1/2

3. Razali Hamzah (1675) vs NM Kamal Ariffin  (2119) 0-1

 4. Abdul Aziz Shukor (2012) vs Abdul Haq  0-1

    5. Najib Wahab vs Shamshol Bahrin   - postponed 

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