Sunday, May 02, 2010


Terengganu's Mohd Syazwan Zulkifli has done the state proud when he scored 6.5 points out of 9 games to finish among top ten winner in the 37th Selangor Open today.Nor Ilhamuddin played below par with 5 points and Abdul Rahim Ramli achieved his target to listed in FIDE rating after played with 5 rated opponents.

Let take a brief look at Terengganu Players opponents round by round.

Round 1 .Syazwan and Ilham beat rather easy opponent and Abdul Rahim lost to Nicholas Chan the eventual Champion.

Round 2. Syazwan drew with Nik Ahmad Farouqi a very experienced player,and Ilham lose to talented Nur Nabila.Rahim scored his first point.

Round 3. Syazwan lose to Mohd Khair younger brother of NM Kamalariffin and Ilham easily beat his opponent and Rahim easily beat his opponent also

Round 4. Syazwan beat his young opponent and Ilham had to share point with Mat Zaki Yeop and Rahim lose to Ismail Ahmad

Round 5. Syazwan and Ilham played with each other Syazwan wins and Rahim easily beat his opponent

Round 6. Syazwan drew with experinced and high rated Kamaludin Yusof and Ilham just managed to beat Fikri Saleh and Rahim lose to Mark Siew.

Round 7. Syazwan beat Foong Choong Ee ,Ilham beat Roslina Marmono wife of Abdul Haq Mohamad and Rahim beat his oponent.

Round 8. Syazwan beat Mohd Nabil,Ilham lose to Foong Yit San and Rahim shared point with Nik Ahmad Farouqi

Round 9. Syazwan settle for a draw with Nicholas to finish with 6.5 points to win RM200 for his effort.Ilham and Rahim played with each other and the game ended with
a draw.Congratulation to all of Terengganu players.Click here for complete table at

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