Thursday, March 26, 2009

The Malaysia Book of Records -'Most Simultaneous Chess Opponent'

Sjn 103430 Ismail Ahmad accomplished his chess simul feat against 120 chess players held at Markas Briged Tengah, Pasukan Gerakan Am in Cheras Selangor this evening. He won 90 games, drew 21 and lost 9 in the gruelling 10 hour marathon to earn his place in 'The Malaysia Book of Records' simul event. It was only in the last four games that Ismail got his break for the 90th win. CAS Vice President FM Mok Tze Meng along with other CAS officials and the men in blue, were on hand to ensure the smooth running of the event.

In the above picture is SAC 11 Komander Briged Tengah Dato' Rosli bin Mohd Nizam ( standing on the right) and Sjn Ismail Ahmad ( on the left) receiving The Malaysia Book of Records (MBR) certificate and witnessed by VIPs from MBR and MCF