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Chee-Meng Jimmy Liew
Number of games in database: 88
Years covered: 1978 to 2020
Last FIDE rating: 2176 (2198 rapid, 2245 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2415

Overall record: +28 -35 =22 (45.9%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 3 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 Queen's Pawn Game (8) 
    A45 D00 D01
 Slav (4) 
    D15 D18 D17
 Sicilian (4) 
    B22 B33 B20 B53
With the Black pieces:
 King's Indian (7) 
    E63 E80 E90 E83 E70
 Modern Benoni (4) 
    A56 A65
 French Defense (4) 
    C07 C18 C05 C12
 Queen's Pawn Game (4) 
    A46 D02 D05
 Philidor's Defense (4) 
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   C J Liew vs D Giron, 2016 1-0

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Thessaloniki Olympiad (1984)
   Buenos Aires Olympiad (1978)
   Lucerne Olympiad (1982)
   Dresden Olympiad (2008)
   Istanbul Olympiad (2012)
   Baku Olympiad (2016)

   🏆 FIDE Online Olympiad
   C J Liew vs L Lau (Aug-09-20) 0-1, rapid
   Xiangyi Liu vs C J Liew (Aug-08-20) 1-0, rapid
   Kanghyeon Nam vs C J Liew (Aug-07-20) 1/2-1/2, rapid
   R Garcia Paolicchi vs C J Liew (Sep-13-16) 1/2-1/2
   C J Liew vs A EL Mahmoud (Sep-12-16) 0-1

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(born Nov-19-1958, 64 years old) Malaysia

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Liew was awarded the IM title in 1984. He is Malaysia's first International Master. Liew is also a FIDE Arbiter (2017) and a FIDE Trainer (2013).

Last updated: 2022-03-09 17:31:15

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 page 1 of 4; games 1-25 of 91  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. J Adamski vs C J Liew  1-0421978Buenos Aires OlympiadE17 Queen's Indian
2. C J Liew vs P M Giulian  ½-½291978Buenos Aires OlympiadA07 King's Indian Attack
3. C J Liew vs L Goonetilleke 1-0201978Buenos Aires OlympiadB06 Robatsch
4. A A Tawengi vs C J Liew  0-1611978Buenos Aires OlympiadC45 Scotch Game
5. P Lamas-Baliero vs C J Liew  ½-½281978Buenos Aires OlympiadA46 Queen's Pawn Game
6. C J Liew vs F Stoppel  ½-½711978Buenos Aires OlympiadC07 French, Tarrasch
7. Jose Carlos Grajeda vs C J Liew  0-1281978Buenos Aires OlympiadC21 Center Game
8. C J Liew vs R Mollekens  ½-½451978Buenos Aires OlympiadC42 Petrov Defense
9. Harold Hanno vs C J Liew  0-1501978Buenos Aires OlympiadE90 King's Indian
10. F A Martinez Buitrago vs C J Liew  1-0371978Buenos Aires OlympiadA01 Nimzovich-Larsen Attack
11. C J Liew vs Abdullah Al-Kaitoob  1-0361978Buenos Aires OlympiadB33 Sicilian
12. J E Ostos vs C J Liew  ½-½241980Valletta OlympiadC07 French, Tarrasch
13. C J Liew vs M Fuller  1-0281982Zone 10 ChB06 Robatsch
14. C J Liew vs R Rodriguez  0-1281982Asian Qualifying TournamentA01 Nimzovich-Larsen Attack
15. E Torre vs C J Liew  1-0731982Asian Qualifying TournamentE94 King's Indian, Orthodox
16. C J Liew vs R Mascarinas  0-1531982Asian Qualifying TournamentB20 Sicilian
17. Andersson vs C J Liew  1-0251982Lucerne OlympiadA15 English
18. A Haik vs C J Liew 1-0561982Lucerne OlympiadC12 French, McCutcheon
19. C J Liew vs L Leow  0-1721982Lucerne OlympiadA01 Nimzovich-Larsen Attack
20. C J Liew vs J Abreu  0-1331982Lucerne OlympiadB20 Sicilian
21. J Goormachtigh vs C J Liew  1-0291982Lucerne OlympiadA52 Budapest Gambit
22. C J Liew vs J Delaney  1-0411982Lucerne OlympiadA55 Old Indian, Main line
23. P Rodas vs C J Liew  1-0441982Lucerne OlympiadE80 King's Indian, Samisch Variation
24. C J Liew vs K Jhunjhnuwala  0-1371982Lucerne OlympiadD00 Queen's Pawn Game
25. P Sinprayoon vs C J Liew  0-1521982Lucerne OlympiadE63 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Panno Variation
 page 1 of 4; games 1-25 of 91  PGN Download
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Kibitzer's Corner
Dec-02-08  Abdooss: This is Jimmy Liew, IM from Malaysia.

He has been hibernating for so long, only now he re-surfaced.

Premium Chessgames Member
  Benzol: See Jimmy Chee Meng Liew also.
Jul-01-10  dinekum: He had great potential but could not devote his full time to Chess
Jul-01-10  ILoveFruits: JIMMY!!!


Feb-14-11  asianwarrior: Is he the one in the picture?
Premium Chessgames Member
  GrahamClayton: Here is a Liew victory that I have just uploaded into the database:

[Event "Chess Olympiad"]
[Site "Dubai"]
[Date "1986.??.??"]
[Round "?"]
[White "Jouni Yrjola"]
[Black "Jimmy Chee Meng Liew"]
[Result "1-0"]

1. d4 ♘f6 2. c4 e5 3. dxe5 ♘g4 4. ♘f3 ♗c5 5. e3 ♘c6 6. a3 a5 7. b3 O-O 8. ♗b2 ♖e8 9. ♗d3 d6 10. exd6

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10...♘xf2 11. ♔xf2 ♖xe3 12. ♔f1 ♗g4 13. ♗e2 ♗xf3 14. ♗xf3 ♕h4 15. ♖a2 ♖ae8 16. ♗c3 cxd6 17. g3 ♕h3+ 18. ♗g2 ♕f5+ 19. ♖f2 ♕xf2+ 20. ♔xf2 ♖d3+ 0-1

Source: Nick DeFirmian, Modern Chess Openings, 13th Edition, David McKay Company, New York, 1990, p.

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