News Update
  1. Prize winners’ List
  2. Rd 9 – Wei Ming earns final GM norm and Gong Qianyun makes WGM title
  3. Rd 8 – Batchuluun and Wei Ming in cruise mode
  4. Rd 7 – Batchuluun and Wei Ming leave the rest in dust with the only wins of the round
  5. Rd 6 – A mind boggling round with many twists and turns…

Participants

GM Timur Gareyev (USA)– World Record Holder- Simultaneous Blindfold Matches, winner of 2018 Doebyl Cup (Melbourne) and JAPFA GM Invitational (Jakarta) (Photo Credit: Bangkok Open FB)

GM Tsegmed Batchuluun (Mongolia)- Mongolian No 1 player and 4 time Mongolian National Champion. (Photo credit: Batchuluun’s FB)

GM Nguyen Anh Dung (Vietnam) – Former Commonwealth and Asian Zonal 3.2 Champion, 3 time Vietnam Champion, SEA Games Gold Medalist. (Photo Credit: Nguyen’s FB)

IM Goh Wei Ming Kevin (Singapore) – 7 time Singapore champion, SEA Games Triple Bronze medalist, NTU Sportsman of the Year 2005, 2 Grandmaster norms. (Photo Credit: Kevin’s FB)

IM Munkhgal Gombosuren (Mongolia) – Joint 1st in Kecskement GM 2015, 2016 Mongolian Champion, 2 Grandmaster norms. (Photo Credit: Munkhgal’s FB)

IM Irine Kharisma Sukandar (Indonesia) – 2 time Asian Women Champion (2012 and 2014), Double SEA Games Gold medalist, 1 Grandmaster norm. (Photo Credit: Irene’s FB)

WIM Gong Qianyun (Singapore) – Equal 2nd, Asian 3.3 Zonal (2016), Equal 5th at Penang Open 2012, 5 time Singapore Ladies Champion. (Photo Credit: Gong’s FB)

IM Tin Jingyao (Singapore) – ASEAN Age Group U20 Champion 2015, 2 time Singapore Champion, 1 Grandmaster norm. (Photo Credit: sgchess.net blog)

IM Liu Xiangyi (Singapore) – Lidums Australian Young Masters Champion 2016, Singapore Champion 2014, Equal 3rd in Asian Zonal 3.2 (2017). (Photo Credit: Xiangyi’s FB)

FM Lee Qing Aun (Singapore), Joint 1st Singapore Championship 2016, 1st Marianske Lazne IM Invitational 2018 and Joint 2nd Australasian Masters (IM section) 2017.  (Photo Credit: Chesslife FB)