Sunday, 16 June 2013
Jianwen and Nithyalakshmi are the Qualifiers
Both Wong Jianwen and Nithyalakshmi Sivanesan largely dominated their rivals to win the final two qualifying places in the Malaysian Masters which will be from 22-26 June (Men) and 22-25 June (Women) respectively.
The first round of will be held at the Palace of the Golden Horses beginning at 11 a.m. on 22 June but subsequent games will be played 9 a.m.-1 p.m. and 4-8 p.m. daily at Swiss Inn.
So that the players have a chance to prepare, the lots been drawn and the pairings have been posted at http://chess-results.com/tnr104193.aspx?lan=1 (men) and http://chess-results.com/tnr104173.aspx?lan=1 (women).