At the start of Round 6, leaders Syazwan of Universiti Malaya and Kelvin Wee of Nanyang Technological University both with 4.5 points, will fight it out on Table 1 to perhaps earn the right to be the sole leader of the event. At Table 2 to Table 5, eight players with 4 points each will battle it out to inch closer to the leaders with Fadzil Nayan of IIUM facing Calvin Chong of UM on Table 2, Geeneish of UT Petronas against Isuru Alahakoon of E-Soft Computer Sri Lanka on Table 3, Wang Guanyu of National University of Singapore (A) against Looi Xin Hao of University Sains Malaysia on the next table, and the pair of Santhosh P from National University of Singapore (B) against Lawrence Teoh of Nanyang Technological University of Singapore on the 5th Table.
|Top Table Kelvin Wee of Nanyang Technological University Singapore against host player, Muhd Syazwan Zulkifli of Universiti Malaya|
|4 ladies battling it out on Table 13 (Ruby of UPSI against Nor Atiqah of UTEN) and Table 14 (Marsyitah of UPM "A" against Norhaida of IIUM "A")|
|Sole German representative - Moritz Ivo Will of UPM "B"|
|University Teknologi Petronas player, Geeneish Sivalingam, playing on Table 3 against Isuru Alahakoon of ESoft Computers Sri Lanka.|