Sunday, October 21, 2018


*KEJOHANAN CATUR TERBUKA PIALA YDP MPSJ 2018 KALI KE-7* pada 24 November 2018 (Sabtu).

Hadiah keseluruhan berjumlah *RM7,000.00* (wang tunai+trofi+medal+lain-lain hadiah).

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Tuesday, October 16, 2018

1st AmCorp Mall Open FIDE Rapid & Blitz 2018

1st AmCorp Mall Open FIDE Rapid & Blitz Chess Championship 2018

*Registration Forms link*


For the first time AmCorp Mall with collaboration Schani Enterprises proudly present our very first Chess Championship with ideal Open Mall concept whereas the battle for Champions will destined inside The Magnificent Building AmCorp Mall Petaling Jaya!

Details are as follows:-

*Date : 1 & 2 December 2018 (Saturday & Sunday)*
*Time : 8.30am - 6.00pm*
*Venue : Main Concourse Floor,  Amcorp Mall Petaling Jaya*
*Time Control : RAPID : 15 min + 10sec increment 

BLITZ : 3 min + 2 sec increment
Fees : RM50 Open (Rapid)
            RM40 U12 (Rapid) 
            RM60 Non-FiDE Rated (Rapid)
Blitz : RM30
Rm20 Off!!  If Register for both events
Open : RM60 (Rapid & Blitz)
U12 : RM50 (Rapid & Blitz)
The Uniqueness of this championship is:
We open to all players from all federations.

*First PAID player from ALL other federations with rating will have free entry* (eg first player  registered from China, first confirmed player from India, first from Indonesia, any federations -we will refund the fee for first player from other federation on tournament day)

To be eligible for this free entry, one must complete the google form and submit paid slip first. And we do not entertain any request to check whether there is anybody from your federation has registered or not.

*Participants are limited to 120 players only!*
Please register early  *before 28th November 2018* for Fide rated, and *20th November for Non fide rated*. After the dateline,  any online or whatsapp registration will be STRICTLY reject. 

*NO WALK-IN IS ALLOWED* during the event.  Participatants are advised to register before the dateline. 

For more details please click at the link of registration or contact Mr. Schani

May the force be with you! 

P/S: It is *Compulsory* for those who do not have FIDE ID to apply for your fide ID before submitting registration forms.Malaysian can register at the following link : 

Player from other federation without fide ID must apply through their own federation

Monday, October 15, 2018

USIM Open 2018 - won by Abdullah Che Hassan!

15 October 2018, Kuala Lumpur - There were 186 players registered in the USIM Open Chess 2018 held yesterday in Nilai, Negeri Sembilan. Top seeds, Abdullah Che Hassan and Kamaluddin Yusof finished in one-two finish.

Photo 1. Players preparing for round 1 USIM Open 2018.

Photo 2. Players filtering into playing hall at Fakulti Sains and Teknologi, USIM.

Here are the Top fifty players of USIM Open 2018.
Table 1. Top 50 USIM Open 2018.
Here are the round 8 results of USIM Open Chess 2018 tournament:

Table 1. Round 8 results, USIM Open 2018

Photo 3. Arbiters of USIM Open 2018.  L to R: Sendy, Anis, Shamsuddin, Emran, Nurul Izani, Masha Naizli
Congratulations to all players and organising committee for a successful USIM Open Chess 2018 tournament!

To see more chess results please visit this link here -

Thursday, October 4, 2018

Anuar Azlan juara liga catur serie 2 Teknikal 2018

4 Okt 2018, Kuala Lumpur - Liga catur serie 2 Teknikal 2018 telah berakhir dengan Anuar Azlan ditabal sebagai juara Liga Catur Serie 2 Teknikal 2018. Beliau telah mencapai 8 kemenangan dari dua pusingan liga catur. Kedua ialah Zuhairizan Yusof dengan 5.5 mata.

Tahniah kepada semua pemain catur yang telah mengambil bahagian liga catur ini semoga tuan-tuan terus bermain dan tingkatkan tahap permainan catur masing-masing.

Table 1. Final Cross-Table for Liga Catur Serie 2 Teknikal 2018

Untuk lihat semua keputusan permainan liga catur serie 2 Teknikal 2018, sila layari link berikut:-

Friday, September 28, 2018

KLCA Chess League 2018

28 Sep 2018, Kuala Lumpur - For those of you who like to play chess team events, this KLCA Chess League 2018 is for you. The team will comprise three players per team. It will be played over three Saturdays and over 6 rounds of play. Each Saturday, two rounds will be played. Venue will be at Institute of Chess Excellence (ICE) in Puchong, Selangor. Tournament will begin on 20th October, 27th October and 10th November 2018.

The flyers and useful links are shown below:-
Figure 1. KLCA Chess League 2018

To get more details, please visit this blog link:  or this link :

To register your interest , please visit this link :

3rd NMA-SG Invitational U2000

28 Sep 2018, Kuala Lumpur - The SG Academy is organising a 3rd NMA-SG Invitational U2000 Chess Tournament, a FIDE-rated tournament. It will held from 17-20th November 2018 in SG Academy in Jalan Kasipillay off Jalan Ipoh, Kuala Lumpur.

Figure 1. Flyer for the 3rd NMA-SG Invitational U2000

To register please click on the link below

1st KL Gateway Chess Championship 2018

28 Sep 2018, Kuala Lumpur - There will be a new chess tournament to be held on the 4th Nov 2018, Sunday. A day earlier, 3rd Nov 2018, a chess workshop will be conducted by well-known local International Master.

The following flyer and poster of the 1st KL Gateway Mall Chess Championship 2018 are self explanatory.

Fig 1. Flyer for 1st KL Gateway Mall Chess Championship 2018.
Photo 1. Poster of the 1st KL Gateway Chess Championship 2018 on 4th Nov 2018

CONTACT: WhatsApp - Hamid (019 3158098) / Jimmy (019 6571628) / Aham ( 019 3493512), WenYi (016 2892729)

Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Malaysia Chess Team Doing Well In Batumi

25 Sep 2018, Kuala Lumpur - The Malaysian chess teams Open and Women are settling in well in Batumi as the Chess Olympiad 2018 unfolds. The organisers have housed them in a five star hotel The Paragraph which also houses five other nations chess teams namely, South Africa, Mexico, Malta, Brazil and Qatar.

The Open Team have scored 0.5 vs 3.5 points against a strong Belarus team in the first round. While the women breezed to a 4-0 win over Djibouti. 

The Open Malaysian Chess Team will meet Afghanistan while the women will meet Turkey in the second round today.

Photo 1. The Malaysian Chess Team during the Opening Ceremony of Chess Olympiad 2018 in Batumi, Georgia. (photos courtesy of Haslindah bt Ruslan)

Photo 2. The Paragraph Hotel, Batumi.
Photo 3. Hotel faces the Black Sea.

The team has been having early morning walks after breakfast. Temperatures in Batumi are a cool 18-20 degrees Centigrade. We wish them well in the coming rounds of the Batumi Chess Olympiad 2018.

To see more chess results of the Batumi Olympiad 2018 please visit this link here -

Saturday, September 22, 2018

Sunway Inaugural Chess 2018

29 Sep 2018, Kuala Lumpur - There are 83 in the Open Category and 43 players registered for the Under - 12 category of the Sunway Inaugural Chess Championship 2018. The top seed is CM Ikramul Haq Siam of University of Liberal Arts Bangladesh with a rating of 2209.

Table 1. Starting Rank for Open Category, Sunway Inaugural Chess 2018

To see more information, please visit the following link on

Monday, September 17, 2018

Hillcrest Chess Championship 2018 in photos

17 Sep 2018, Kuala Lumpur - Here are some photos of the Hillcrest Chess Championship 2018 held yesterday in Taman Seri Gombak, Selangor. The tournament has been held at the same school venue over the last three years in a row with great support from the school administration.

Photo 1. Under 9 playing venue for Hillcrest Chess Championship 2018

Photo 2. Close to 100 players for the Under-9 age category.

Photo 3. Stage with banner of the chess tournament as the backdrop. Top two tables for under - 9 play on the stage. FA Emran Mohd Tamil on stage.

Photo 4. Under 12 playing venue. Fully air conditioned.

Photo 5. About 80 players for Under-12 category.