Saturday, December 19, 2015

IM Ali Muhammad Lufti is 2015 Johor Open Champion

Posted by GilaChess

Indonesian newest IM, Ali Muhammad Lufti won the 2015 Johor International Chess Open with half a point ahead of the field. In the decisive last game vs Singaporean FM Liu Xiangyi,  Lufti immediately pounced on the 23. Nxf7 tactical sortie that nabbed him a couple of pawns which eventually, 3 extra pawns in the endgame is too much to handle.

Here is the game:-