Tuesday, May 24, 2022

NATIONAL CHALLENGER CHESS CHAMPIONSHIP 2022 (Below 1600 And UNRATED)

CAS will extend an open invitation to all Selangorians who wish to apply for the 4 Open slots allocated to each State. Refer here for the infosheet (https://malaysiachess.org/news/national-chess-challenger-2022/)


CAS will award these slots to the highest FIDE rating applications (based on FIDE Standard May 2022 release). Please email to selangorchess@gmail.com with (Name, H/p Number) by 25th May (Wednesday) for selection purposes.

The selected candidates will have to bank in  the entry fees into HEROSIFU CHESS ACADEMY  bank account by 29th May 2022. 

All payment to be credited to the following bank account: 

Account Name  : HEROSIFU CHESS ACADEMY 
Account Number : CIMB / 8603823491

Entry Fees
OPEN Category
Players with MCF ID - RM 150 per player.

Please ensure that player has both FIDE ID and MCF ID prior to registering. If you do not have MCF ID, you need to register with MCF first before submitting application to CAS.  

Tuesday, May 10, 2022

Malaysian Chess Championship from 8th to 12th June 2022

The Malaysian Chess Federation will be organizing the 2022 edition of the Malaysian Chess Championship from 8th to 12th June 2022 – which coincides with the mid-year school break, at Hotel Tenera, Bangi.

State Representatives
The Malaysian Chess Federation will only accept entries submitted using the State Official Entry Forms that needs to be approved, endorsed, and signed by the President and/or the Honorary Secretary of the respective State Affiliate.

Each State is allowed to send 4 Official Entries for Open and 2 Official Entries for  Women Category (fulfilling minimum rating level). 1 Open and 1 Women (who didn't fulfil the minimum rating level).

The criteria for Official State Entries as follows:-
Open Qualification : A minimum rating level of FIDE 1600
Women Qualification : A minimum rating level of FIDE 1400

CAS will extend an open invitation to all Selangorians who wish to apply for the 4 Open and 2 Women slots. CAS will award these slots to the highest FIDE rating applications (based on FIDE Standard May 2022 release). Please email to selangorchess@gmail.com with (Name, H/p Number, and Category Type) by 19th May (Thursday) for selection purposes.

For those who did not meet the FIDE Rating level set by MCF, CAS shall award the slots (1 Open and 1 Women) to the player who have outstanding tournament achievements (Jan 2020 to May 2022) especially FIDE standard rating events. Your FIDE Standard ratings shall be an important benchmark too. Please email to selangorchess@gmail.com with (Name, H/p Number, Category Type and List of tournament achievements since Jan 2020) by 19th May (Thursday) for selection purposes.

The selected candidates will have to bank in  the entry fees into MCF bank account by 29th May 2022. 

All payment to be credited to the following bank account: 

Account Name  : Persekutuan Catur Malaysia
Account Number : CIMB / 8000649725

Entry Fees
OPEN Category
Players with MCF ID - RM 120 per player 
Players without MCF ID - RM 150 per player  

WOMEN Category
Players with MCF ID - RM 100 per player 

Players without MCF ID - RM 125 per player

Wednesday, May 1, 2019

46th Selangor Open 2019 -Final Results

The Filipinos and top fide rated players made a 1-2 finish through IM Pascua Haridas and GM Laylo Darwin. Indonesian FM Andyka Pitra losing only to the two top players took the 3rd placing to break the Filipino domination. A commendable achievement was Selangor Junior player Amir Ghaazi Mohd Saprin who shot into 5th place just behind seasoned campaigner FM Dimakiling Oliver
Indonnesian player Roy Marpaung had a scare with a 6th round loss but held on to emerge Champion in the Challenger Category..Malaysian player See Hooi Chin took the 2nd spot and another local Lim Jing Hng was placed 3rd.
Once again thank you to the Sponsors IGB Corporation Berhad, Patron Dato' Tan Chin Nam Foundation and Official Hotel & Venue Cititel MidValley. Equally important are both the local and foreign participants as well as the organizers contributing to the continued success of this Tournament

Monday, April 29, 2019

46th Selangor Open Chess Championship 2019 Incident

There was an incident during the 4th Round of the 46th Selangor Open Chess Championships 2019 being held in Kuala Lumpur.

A Malaysian player, Mohd Syukur Razali playing against Ian Udani from Philippines was caught with a mobile phone with the position on the board reflected on the mobile.
He was immediately disqualified and withdrawn from the event.
As per FIDE regulations, his results from the earlier rounds stands, as there was no proof he cheated in those games.
Further announcements will be made after the conclusion of the event.
FIDE Regulations:
In an individual Open tournament, the offender shall be excluded from the final ranking. Each of the offender’s games shall be considered a loss, but the score for the opponent shall remain unchanged. All games shall be reported as unplayed.
We will comply with all FIDE regulations concerning cheating. All the games he played on this tournament will not be included for rating purpose.

Saturday, April 27, 2019

The Summit USJ 8th Juniors Open Chess Tournament on 23 June 2019


The Organiser, The Summit USJ, continues to hold the Juniors Open Chess Tournament @ The Summit USJ for the 6th consecutive years. This one-day tournament shall be divided into 4 categories namely Under-8, Under-10, Under-12 and Under-16. This event is to be held on 23RD JUNE 2019 (SUNDAY).

These 4 categories shall have an accumulated cash prize of RM 2,000 to be distributed among 40 prizewinners. The Champion in each Category shall be receiving RM 150 Cash + Medal + Certificate of Achievements. On top of the main prizes, there will be additional 5 prizes for The Most Promising Girls in each category. In addition, there are Best School Prizes (Gold Silver, Bronze) for each category. Eligibility for Best School: A minimum of 4 players per school in same category.

The entry fee for each person is RM 40/=. The first 80 players who registered with payment shall be entitled to attend a chess workshop / simultaneous to be held at the same location one day earlier (22ND JUNE 4PM). Any registration after closing date (15TH JUNE 2019) shall be charged double as late administration fee (subject to availability of seats). Payment method, please bank into DAT Chess Centre (MAYBANK CURRENT ACCOUNT 5145-9822-0396)

Due to limited seats available, you need to register yourself as quickly as possible by registering at google form. For any enquiries [WhatsApp ONLY] Ms. Joanavene (018 – 2298030) OR En. Hamid Majid (019 – 315 8098).

Click here to download the document for viewing purposes. 

TAKE NOTE: Registration MUST BE DONE via google form ONLY.















Pertandingan Catur PEBT Zon 16 on 25th May 2019

The details are as follows:

Date: 25th May 2019
Time: 8am - 6pm (Round 1 at 9am)
Venue: 3K Sports Complex, Subang
Event Format: 8 Swiss Rounds
Time Control: 15 mins + 5 secs

Registration form: https://bit.ly/PEBTCatur  








Friday, April 26, 2019

46th Selangor Open Chess Tournament 2019

Malaysia'soldest and longest running Chess Tournament kicks off today.

Some 200 participants are gathered here in Cititel Mid Valley Kuala Lumpur to compete in this prestigious annual Tournament. Alongside regular players from the Philippines are those from Indonesia, Singapore, Hong Kong, Australia, Turkmenistan, India , Switzerland and the US. This will be a good opportunity for the local players to gauge our playing depths as well as experience fresh approaches in repertoire, strategies and styles


To all the players good luck and enjoy, and to the Sponsors and Organizers a Big Thank You