Fahad lifts Malaysian chess title

September 21, 2015

Bangladesh’s Fide Master Mohammad Fahad Rahman became unbeaten champion in the Under-12 group of the 6th Swensen Age Group Chess Championship, a part of Malaysian Chess Festival, in Kuala Lumpur on Sunday. The event was held with the formation of Rapid chess where Fahad and three other players earned 5.5 points each. In the tie-breaker, Fahad beat his opponents to clinch the title with highest score.
A total of 126 players from six countries participated in the tournament.
Fahad expressed his joy after winning the title.
‘I won two tournaments at home before taking part here, so I was really confident,’ Fahad said.

-With New Age input

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