Wednesday, April 13, 2011

MSS Selangor Zone Chess Event Begins

The MSSD Petaling Perdana begins the campaign to find 4 boys and 4 girls in U-12 Category.

The U-12 Boys Category has a total of 162 players taking part in a two-day event starting today. The top seed for the event is Cheong Yi Yao of SJK(C) Lick Hung with a Nat. Rtg. 1363 as the top seed, followed by Daryl Wong of Sri KL with an identical (how coincident it can be) National Rating. Wong was one of the last yr qualifier from this zone, while Cheong did not play in last yr edition due to illness. The boys will compete in a 9 rounds event.

The U-12 Girls Category has 97 players taking part. The top seed is Nurulhana Syuhada of SK Sri Serdang with a National Rating 1372, followed by Nur Faqihah Aminuddin from SK Bukit Jelutong. The girls will compete in a 8 rounds event.