Photo by National Scholastic
Malaysia will send 32 players to the 13th Asian Schools Chess Championships 2017 in China. It is one of the biggest contingents the Federation ever recorded in a single overseas event so far.
The players were selected from among the winners in National Scholastic Chess Championships 2017 which was held in April this year.
Puan Haslindah Ruslan of Malaysian Chess Federation (MCF) is the Manager for this team while Madam Teh In Hooi of Penang Chess Association (PCA) will be the Head of Delegation (HOD). Another 20 officers and caretakers will also be assisting the top officials.
The Asian Schools Chess Championships will be held from 20th to 30th July at the Liaohe Art Museum in Panjin city, Liaoning province of China. As the host of the Championships, China has registered 77 players in the event.
23 federations will take part in the 13th edition of this Championships. After the hosting federation, Malaysia is the biggest contingent followed by Chinese Taipei with 27 players and Sri Lanka, 26.
The 13th Asian Schools Chess Championships is organized by the Chinese Chess Association. International Arbiter (IA) Liang Zhihua is the Tournament Director of the Championships with IA KK Chan as the Chief Arbiter.
Malaysian contingent will be departing from Kuala Lumpur International Airport on 20th July at 2:00 AM.
The Malaysian Chess Federation wishing all the best to the contingent. MALAYSIA BOLEH!!
|1||Ang Ern Jie Anderson||0||U7 Open|
|2||Kavin Mohan||0||U7 Open|
|3||Wong Qi Zhi||1257||U9 Open|
|4||Sinnapar Amirthen Yohann||1081||U9 Open|
|5||Rhozisham Muhd Hafiy Ikhwan||0||U9 Open|
|6||Lee Care Greene||1564||U11 Open|
|7||Chen Tzi Herng||1378||U11 Open|
|8||Akhramsyah Ashraf Alimuddin Z||0||U11 Open|
|9||Zulkippli Iskandar Haikal||0||U11 Open|
|10||Mahmood Shah Mukhriez Shah||1685||U13 Open|
|11||Thanasegeren Dinessh Kumar||1639||U13 Open|
|12||Cheah Kah Hoe||1580||U13 Open|
|13||Yap Sheuan Ivan Sean||1388||U13 Open|
|14||Wong Qi Hao||1322||U13 Open|
|15||Tan Yong Xi Rey Matthew||1071||U13 Open|
|16||CM||Tan Jun Ying||2029||U15 Open|
|17||Akhramsyah Aqil Ainuddin Nauf||1540||U15 Open|
|18||Sivapragash Maahendar||1398||U15 Open|
|19||Thanasegeren Praghashkumar||1732||U17 Open|
|20||Loo Hsien Rong Evan||1591||U17 Open|
|21||Kumaresan Nhavin||1544||U17 Open|
|22||Salihin Afiqah Zahra||0||U7 Girls|
|23||Sinnapar Aghalya Tianna||0||U7 Girls|
|24||WCM||Salihin Farah Liyana||1260||U9 Girls|
|25||Chong Kai Ni Agnes||1369||U11 Girls|
|26||Salihin Alya Izzati||0||U11 Girls|
|27||Thamil Manni Swetha||0||U11 Girls|
|28||WCM||Ding Dao En||1421||U13 Girls|
|29||WCM||Chua Jia-Tien||1641||U15 Girls|
|30||Zulkippli Yasmin Irdina||0||U15 Girls|
|31||Ho Chen Ee||1605||U17 Girls|
|32||Thanasegeren Sangetavathy||1507||U17 Girls|