|Beautiful but deadly on the board - India's WGM Krutikka Nadig|
All other 14 games are currently in progress including the game between locals IM Mas against Asian Masters Ahmad Fadzil Nayan.
|WFM Alia Anin Azwa Bakri of Melaka|
On the Challenger section, top table leader Abdul Rahim Ramli trounced his much younger opponent Muhd Murshid in 12 moves whilst early favorites and top seed Eddy Fong won his game against Muhd Asyraf in 38 moves. Unrated Gatot Suyono of Indonesia continued his fine run by beating Melakan Muhd Salimin on the 3rd table.