During the 2nd Kuantan Grand Finale at Vistana hotel, we received shocking news of the tragic death of Cikgu Sabirin and his family. It's hard to believe but we have to accept the fate from Allah. May Allah placed them among the believers. Al fatihah. Chess community especially in Dungun, Terengganu will missed dedicated Cikgu Sabirin and his family. Before the start of the event, all of us recite Al-fatihah for the late Cikgu Sabirin and family. Let us share with our readers an article from his nephew that touch our heart. You can find the article here:
On 24th December also marked a day to remember, while having breakfast at Putra Square with Nik Ahmad Farouqi, Muhd Syazwan, Haq and wife Roslina, suddenly it was raining so heavily non-stop. All of us thought that it will stop soon (as usual). But this time, Allah SWT is testing our faith. In minutes we saw waters pouring into the restaurant, Haq and Syazwan had to move their car to higher parking spot around the restaurant. While Farouqi was worried sick about his car which was parked at CIMB bank juz opposite Berjaya Megamall (which was hit severely by the flood). On behalf of all chess community, our sympathy goes to Nik Ahmad Farouqi because his car along with chess equipment that supposed to be used for the Kelantan Open this weekend was flooded in kuantan yesterday..