We are proud to share a recent achievement by our student-athletes in the Malaysian University Sports Council (MASUM) Open Chess Championship 2021 via an online platform, recently. Four MMU students participated in two categories; Open IPT and Women IPT WFM Tan Li Ting from the Faculty of Management secured third place in the first category. Other contestants, Gan Wei Tian from the Faculty of Engineering and Technology (FET) and Kong Foo Yee from the Faculty of Law (FOL) placed in 5th and 13th places, respectively. For the Women IPT category, WCM Chua Jia Tien from FOL won second place in the Women IPT category.  The competition received warm participation not only from local varsities players, but also from other countries namely India, Ireland, Japan, Sri Lanka, Philippines, Thailand, and Singapore.