What an achievement! Bobby Cheng became the first Australian World Chess Champion (World U/12 Youth Champion) last night with his victory over Vaibhav Suri.

A huge congratulations and great to see he achieved the recognition he deserved for the time, passion and hard work he has put in over the years. From everyone at Chess Kids – we’re proud of you Bobby!

Keep an eye out here for Bobby’s exclusive report – we’ll hardly let him get over his jet-lag before we’re hounding him for a full report!

To see Bobby’s crushing last round victory
[pgn][Event “?”]
[Site “World Youth U/12”]
[Date “2009.11.22”]
[Round “11”]
[White “Vaibhav Suri”]
[Black “Bobby Cheng”]
[Result “0-1”]
[PlyCount “54”]

1. e4 e6 2. d4 d5 3. Nd2 Nf6 4. e5 Nfd7 5. f4 c5 6. c3 Nc6 7. Ndf3 cxd4 8. cxd4
a5 9. Bd3 a4 10. a3 Nb6 11. Ne2 Na5 12. O-O g6 13. Qc2 Nb3 14. Rb1 Bd7 15. g4
Rc8 16. Nc3 Nc4 17. f5 Nxd4 18. Nxd4 Bc5 19. fxg6 Bxd4+ 20. Kh1 hxg6 21. Bxg6
Nxe5 22. Bh5 Bc6 23. Qe2 Bxc3 24. bxc3 d4+ 25. Kg1 Qd5 26. cxd4 Rxh5 27. gxh5
Nd3 0-1[/pgn]

One Response to “Bobby Cheng, World Champion!”

  1. February 08, 2012 at 10:13 am, world clock said:

    Bobby Cheng, World Champion! Chess Kids – Chess Coaching and Chess Lessons – just great!