10th Sep 2016, Kuala Lumpur – The Astro Merdeka Rapid Open Team Chess Championship 2016 has been on-going for the two days since yesterday. Ninety six chess teams with over 380 chess players participated comprising of 13 countries in this two day chess event. However this is just the first chess event of the Malaysia Chess Festival 2016 being held at the popular CitiTel MidValley Hotel, Kuala Lumpur.
Below is the final ranking after 9 rounds of team play which has ended late this afternoon.
KL Chess Kids has managed to top the group with seven wins and two team draws beating 95 other chess teams.