He is 12. He is Grandmaster!! That's Gukesh D from India and he was here in Malaysia for the 2017 Selangor Open. The fact that he fell short on Sergei Karjakin record of being the youngest GM in the world losing by only 12 days is irrelevant. This...
The Malaysian Chess Festival is just finished but the local chess scene shows no signs of taking a break and continues this weekend with the ICE U-1600 tourney.
Photo by Khong Wai Cheong
Standings (taken from http://chess-results.com/tnr371453.aspx?lan=1&art=4)
15th Dato’ Arthur Ran Malaysian Open draws to a close today with the last round being played at 9am.
GM Wang Hao is now leading after beating 2016 Johor Champion GM Idani Pouya in Round 8. However close behind him just half a point behind is Olive…View More DATMO: Last round with Wang Hao leading!
Top seed GM Wang Hao lost the lead for a while but is now back sharing the lead with GM Firouzja Alireza after 7 rounds. Both have 6 out of 7 points.
With 2 more rounds to go it will be a close fight as there are many players just half a point from t…View More DATMO Round 7: Wang Hao and Alireza leads
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