Saturday, June 12, 2010
2010 MSSM Chess Championship Ends
MSSM Chess Championship 2010 edition ends on Friday afternoon after the prize givin and closing ceremony carried out in several stages. The first one was carried out at around 12 noon at the tournament venue. Only the Best Board winners and the 4th to 10th placing winners for every section were given during that stage.
Two GiLoCatur's children were participating in the event held from 7th until 11th June 2010. Therefore, basically GiLoCatur and wife had camped in Kangar and had been at the Putra Palace Hotel during the tournament.
Anis (left) with all her team mates.
Luckily, both of them would not come back home empty-handed. Fikri (below picture) managed to win the 9th placing in the Under 15 Boys Individual category. For the individual category, the medals are given to the top 10 winners while for the team category, only the top 3 winners will receive them. Besides that, the Best Board are given to the best scorer for each board.
Anis Fariha (the above picture) received the Best Board award after 6 wins and 1 defeat. She played the third board. Her team mate, Puteri Munajjah also won the award. She plays the first board.