Wednesday, March 12, 2008

CAS Juniors topped NAG2008

The recently concluded National Age-Group Chess Championship 2008 saw CAS Junior Nur Nabila scoring a perfect 8 points in the Under12 (Girl) category. She was already unstoppable after the sixth round and maintained her fine form throughout the tournament. Another highlight was CAS Junior Muhd Shakir securing the Under14 (Boy) title on tie-break when the Penang duo on the top board finished with a draw. 6 other CAS juniors Puteri Rifqah - U8 (G), Nur Najiha - U10(G), Tan Yong Zhao - U8(B), Yeoh Li Tian - U10(B), Tan Wei Hao - U12 (B) and Edward Lee - U16(B) completed the CAS Juniors dominance with 8 gold medals out of the 10 on offer. The Chess Association of Selangor or CAS will continue to provide the platform for the betterment of chess in the Klang Valley and Malaysia in general.

For more news on this event, check it out in Malaysian Chess and The Academy. Results