Thursday, June 5, 2008

Malaysia National Closed Championship 2008 - Results

This year's National Closed attracted 72 participants in the open category and 20 in the woman's section.

Edward Lee drew the last game with Leong Mun Wan to capture the NM title and enabling both to be eligible for the Selection Tournament. Alia had an expected easier path to the NWM title needing to just draw the last two rounds.

CAS selection for Selangor, Ismail Ahmad contemplating his moves later went on to earn him a 3rd placing in the championship.
Two other Selangor representatives Justin and Zaidan however did not fare too well at 22nd and 33rd position respectively.