17 Sep 2016, Kuala Lumpur – The 7th IGB International Seniors Open Chess Championship 2016 is concurrently being played with the 13th IGB Dato Arthur Tan Open Chess Championship 2016 and the 11th GOLDIS Malaysia Chess Challenge 2016. These chess events are part of the Malaysia Chess Festival running from 9th – 19th Sep 2016 in Kuala Lumpur.
Here are the round 6 results played on the 15th Sep 2016. GM Fominyh of Russia is in the lead with 5.5 points and GM Kayumov of Uzbekistan trailing a close second with 5 points after round 6. Thirty one players from 13 countries are participating in this year’s 7th IGB International Seniors Open Chess Championship 2016 in Kuala Lumpur.