Thursday, July 31, 2008


Terengganu contigent to Maksak Malaysia chess tournament safely arrived at official hotel around 8.00 am today.The team consisting Abdul Rahim Ramli,Norazmi Mohd Nor ,Hisamullah Harun,Hashim Jusoh and Mohd Yusof Muda.Terengganu is expected to retain the title in this team event playing format.Terengganu is in the group A with Perak ,ATM,Selangor and PDRM.Terengganu will plays Perak at 4.00 pm today and expected to have an easy win follow by match with ATM another weak team in this group.In fourth round Terengganu will play experienced Selangor team who is expected to field up Mohd Hafez Hilmi (Terengganu born players ,my former PADAWAN).To wrap up the group match ,Terengganu will facing PDRM who have Ismail Ahmad in the first board).The the top winner in each group will play with each others to decided the tournament winner.In group B Kuala Lumpur is a clear favourite followed by Perlis and Kelantan.In group C Sarawak almost certain to finished first.Pahang is likely to finish second who have Dr Ng Ee Vern playing in the first board.This event is promise to have an exciting finishing.Last year Terengganu had unbeatable lead in the winners pool and secured 1st place with a round to spare.

Monday, July 28, 2008


Persatuan Catur Temerloh Pahang annouced it's annuall event on 16th to 17th August 2008 at Dewan Haji Abdullah Kia ,Bangunan UMNO Bahagian Temerloh.The playing venue is a walking distance from bus station.This event is under patronage of Temerloh member of parliment.Deatils of event:

Organiser :Persatuan Catur Temerloh Pahang
Place :Bangunan UMNO Bahagian Temerloh
Date :16 to 17th August
Time Control :45 minute
Number of round :7 round
Entry Fee : Open Section RM25.00
Under 12 RM15.00

Contact person : Fazli 019 9299767
Zakaria 013 9283346
Suhairi 012 3631591 (Arbiter)

Prize money : Open section

1.RM1000.00 6.RM180.00
2.RM 500.00 7.RM 80.00
3.RM 400.00 8.RM 60.00
4.RM 350.00 9.RM 50.00
5.RM 250.00 10.RM 50.00

Best Local

1.RM250.00 6.RM80.00
2.RM200.00 7.RM70.00
3.RM150.00 8.RM60.00
4.RM100.00 9.RM50.00
5.RM 90.00 10.RM40.00

Best lady

2.RM 70.00


2.RM 70.00

Under 16

2.RM 50.00

Under 12

2.RM 50.00

All winner will received medal and certificate.

Playing schedule.

16 th August 2008 (Saturday)

Registration 8.00 am to 9.30 am

Round 1 10.30 am to 12.00 am
Round 2 1.30 pm to 3.00 pm
Round 3 3.30 pm to 5.00 pm