Malaysia suffered first lost at the hand of England today.Only Mas Hafizul saved Malaysian pride by drawing with the top rated English Grandmaster Michael Adam.On board two Luke Mcshane start the game with b3 (Nimzowitsh Larsen Opening) to beat Mok and the game ended in 31 moves where Mok King was checkmated at the center.NM Lim Khai Boon appear for the time for Malaysia in the Olympiad display high fighting spirit while playing with David Howell.Khai Boon lost in 36 moves in Gruenfeld exchange.On board four Peter Long playing Caro kan (2 Knight Variation) just could not hold Gawain Jones and easily lost in just 28 moves.Malaysia lost to England 0.5 - 3.5
|Diagram above show black just move 14... Kb8 position arise from|
|Mok just played 28... Ke7|
|Tan Khai Boon Versus Howell,position after black played|
|Peter Long game versus Gawain Jones.His opponent merely|
toying with him.