Rolando Nolte wins Penang Heritage City Chess Open 2013 in Malaysia
According to chess news reports from Manila, International Master (IM) Rolando Nolte has won the 5th Penang Heritage City International Chess Open 2013 at the Red Rock Hotel in Penang, Malaysia on Friday night. Nolte defeated Malaysian Yeoh Li Tian in the final round to score 7.5 points over nine rounds to win 5,000 Malaysian Ringgit.
Meanwhile, the world's current youngest FIDE Master, seven-year-old Alekhine Nouri topped the Under 8-category with 5.5 points. Gelar Sagar of Indonesia won the Challengers' section and NM Carlo Magno Rosaupan of the Philippine Army was second.
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