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12-year-old forced to quit chess tournament over ‘seductive’ dress

12-year-old forced to quit chess tournament over ‘seductive’ dress

BY KAMLES KUMAR
April 28, 2017

KUALA LUMPUR, April 28 — A 12-year-old girl was forced to pull out from a chess tournament in Putrajaya as the tournament director allegedly found her dress to be “seductive” and a “temptation”, the girl’s coach claimed. Taking to a Facebook posting, Kaushal Khandar alleged that his student had been “extremely embarrassed” and “disturbed” by the actions of the National Scholastic Chess Championship 2017 director and chief arbiter. He claimed the tournament... Read more

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