Chess has contributed the 12th gold medal for the Malaysian Contingent to the 30th SEA Games Philippines 2019.
Mr. Yeoh Li Tian contributed the 12th gold medal through Chess Men’s Rapid event.
Chess was contested in 4 previous SEA Games in 2003, 2005, 2011 and 2014.
Mr. Yeoh Li Tian has delivered the first ever gold medal for Chess in the history of our participation in the SEA Games.
The silver and bronze medals of this event were won by Mr. Nguyen Ngoc Truong Son and Mr. Nguyen Anh Khoi of Vietnam respectively.
The OCM would like to congratulate Mr. Yeoh Li Tian for his remarkable achievement.