Four Malaysians will play at the Asian Seniors Championships
The 7th Asian Seniors Championships will take place in Mandalay, Myanmar from 26 October to 5 November 2016,
Participants will stay at Hotel Hazel (http://www.hotelhazelmandalay.com/) and play, respectively in the 50 and above and the 65 and above categories, both men (open) and women... for direct International Master titles and Grandmaster norms,
Malaysia has the usual suspects and a new face in Ismail Ahmad, Lim Kian Hwa and Anthony Tan in 50 and above and Abang Draup Zamahari in 65 and above.
A FIDE Arbiter's Seminar will be held concurrently and many participants are also expected to take part given the 7th Asian Seniors Championships is being played with just one round a day... both lecturers are involved, one is the top seed in 65 and above and the other, the Chief Arbiter!