Asian Teams Going to the Batumi Olympiad

Malaysia is ranked 81 on the FIDE Rating List but our team going to Batumi is seeded 108 and so it is a team 27 places below that of a representative side.

With our women it looks more normal as they are ranked 59 in the FIDE Rating List and our team to Batumi is seeded 68 which is just 9 places below.