Saturday, December 20, 2014

New FM Tittle : ISMAIL AHMAD

BRONZE MEDAL: ISMAIL AHMAD
ASIAN Senior Chess Championship 2014


Titles will be awarded in accordance with FIDE and Asian Chess Federation Regulations.


FIDE Info

Regulation

Chess Results

2 Pingat Gangsa untuk Malaysia: 17th ASEAN University Games 2014, Palembang Indonesia

Pingat Gangsa: Individu Wanita
WFM Alia Anin Azwa Bakri (Malaysia)

Pingat Gangsa:  Pasukan Lelaki
Muhd Shazwan Zulkifli
Looi Xin Hao
Mohd Shakir Shazmeer Azhar
Mohd Nabil Azman Hisham

Puaingan 6: WIM Chelsie Monica Sihita (INA) Vs WFM Alia Anin Azwa Bakri (MAS)

Chess Results 

Photo from Ezmi Mahmood

Thursday, December 4, 2014

BP HEALTHCARE 1st FIDE RATED PERAK OPEN CHESS CHAMPIONSHIP 2015


DATE : 10 - 11th January 2015

VENUE:  Hotel Syuen Ipoh, Perak

Entry Form

ZADANO KELANTAN OPEN 2014 (FIDE Rated Event)


DATE : 26 - 27th December 2014

VENUE: Kota Bharu, Kelantan

Time Control: 25 Minutes

Rounds: 9

A total prize fund of RM 5,700 has been set aside for this tournament with the eventual champion to be awarded RM2,000 for his/her effort. The second placed player is set to bag RM1,000 with another RM700 to be awarded to the third player. Special prizes have also been set aside for PCNK members and to the best lady player in the tournament.

FREE entry fees for titled players e.g. GM, WGM, IM, WIM including untitled players who has a FIDE rating of 2400 or higher. Entry fees for others are RM60 for those with a FIDE rating and those without FIDE rating, the entry fees shall be RM80. To encourage more PCNK members to participate, a 25% discount will be given to those who are registered PCNK members.

If you are interested to participate in the event, please contact PCNK Deputy President, Nik Ahmad Farouqi at +6019.999.6006 or write to him at farouqi.chess@gmail.com or you can also contact the Tournament Director, Najib Wahab at +6016.338.2542 (najib.wahab@hotmail.com). Alternatively, you can download the forms to register by clicking HERE and submit the form via email together with payment confirmation. You can also visit the PCNK official blogsite at www.chesskelate.blogspot.com or www.chess-malaysia.com for more information on the tournament.

Closing date to register is 22nd December 2014 and entries received after this date, will only be accepted at the Organizer's discretion with additional fees to be added as penalty for late submission. So, book your places early and let us set our compass for Kota Bharu during the year end Christmas Holidays and spend it on good chess and good friends!

Najib Abdul Wahab
Tournament Director
ZADANO Kelantan Open 2014
Tel: +6016 338 2542


Wednesday, December 3, 2014

17th ASEAN UNIVERSITY GAMES, PALEMBANG 2014: Malaysia Representative (SUKIPT)

WOMEN ATHLETE
WFM Alia Anin Azwa Bakri
(Universiti Malaya)

Ruby Kwan Tszee Yeung
(Universiti Pendidikan Sultan Idris)

Lee Lee Yin (Universiti Sains Malaysia)
Ong Choon Yong (Universiti Sains Malaysia)
Photo from SUKIPT 2012 (USM players)
Women team

Central Training:  3-6 Dicember 2014 (UKM)
EVENT: 07 - 23 December 2014 (Palembang, Indonesia)

MEN ATHLETE
Muhd Shazwan Zulkifli (Universiti Malaya)
Muhad Nabil Azman Hisham  (Kolej Multimedia Kuala Lumpur)
Looi Xin Hao (Universiti Sains Malaysia)
Muhd Shakir Shazmeer Azhar (UITM)

Officers:
Mohd Faiz Razali
Mohd Ezmi Mahmood

Training with Senior SUKIPT /National Player CM Ahmad Fadzil Nayan

Full Chess Contingent

Photo from Ezmi Mahmood & SUKIPT blog
Official Website link

BCWM Relates Link

Tuesday, December 2, 2014

MCF CALENDER 2015

National /State Level Events

Update 28 Nov 2014: Tentative Subject to Change

International Events
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Note:

Official Calender and confirmation will be publish before 31 December 2014

Sunday, November 30, 2014

MCF ATTEND OCM STRATEGIC PLAN DEVELOPMENT AND ENHANCEMENT FOR NSA WORKSHOP 2014

Chairman:  Rear Admiral Dato' Pahlawan Danyal Balagopal Abdullah
OCM Vice President
NSA Sports Members from : Ping Pong, Baseball, Akido, Climbing. Trilaton, Muai Thai, Chess and Petanque

Workshop at UPM, Serdang Selangor
MCF Representative: Gregory Lau & Haslindah Ruslan

VISION:  SEA GAMES 2017 - MALAYSIA

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Note:
  • Olympic Council Malaysia (OCM) membantu NSA untuk mendapatkan Geran Pembangunan daripada Kementerian Sukan Malaysia.  
  • Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) iaitu Assoc Prof. Dr. Shamala Subramaniam membantu Persatuan Kebangsaan menyediakan Kertas kerja yang baik untuk mendapat Tajaan melalui rundingan daripada pihak OCM dan sponsor
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MCF Event; 2015

NATIONAL AGE GROUP 2015
Date:  20 - 23rd March 2015
Venue: OCM, Kuala Lumpur

* 2nd week school holiday

RESULT: NATIONAL RAPID & BLITZ CHESS CHAMPIONSHIP 2014 (FIDE RATED) Age Group Rapid and Blitz Chess Tournament 2014 - UTP, PERAK

Top-5 BLITZ Winner with VIP's
National Blitz Chess Championship 2014 (FIDE Rated) 

Blitz chess results - 60 participart
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 Champion: Ian Udani


National Rapid Chess Championship 2014 (FIDE Rated)

Final Result : 64 participant

National Rapid Age Group Chess Chsmpionship 2014

National Blitz Age Group Chess Championship 2014

 Women Results
WFM Puteri Rifqah Fahada Azhar
 

 WFM Tan Li Ting


Kelly Lim Pei Ying

Ellie Amira Shamimi Ahmad Naza





Photos from : Chess Malaysia

GREGORY LAU: FIDE COMMISSIONS' MEMBER

Social Projects Commission (FIDE Member)
GREGORY LAU BENG HOCK
Honorary Secretary -Malaysian Chess Federation

NEW APPOINTMENT : MCF COUNCIL ( Dis 2014 - 2015)

New MCF Deputy President: 
Muammar Julkarnain
(President : Sabah Chess Association)

New MCF Honarary Secretary
Gregory Lau Beng Hock

New  MCF Assistant Secretary:
Zuraihah Wazir

New MCF Vice President (Borneo)
Abang Mohd Reduan Sahari
(President: Sarawak Chess Association)

New MCF : Acting Treasurer
HASLINDAH RUSLAN
(Vice President MCF : Women Bureau)

Update: 29 November 2014
PRESENT COUNCIL MEMBERS ( from NOVEMBER 2014)

President:
Tan Sri Dato’ Seri Diraja Ramli Bin Ngah Talib

Deputy President:
Encik Muammar Julkarnain

Vice-President:
Puan Haslindah Ruslan

Vice President:
Encik Lee Ewe Ghee

Vice- President
Encik Abang Mohd Reduan Sahari  *

Vice-President
Encik Ghalam Sani

Honorary Secretary
Encik Gregory lau Beng Hock

Assistant Secretary:
Puan Zuraihah Wazir

Committee Member:
Encik Kamaruddin Samsuri
Encik Lim Tse Pin
Encik Nik Ahmad Farouqi
Encik Ismail Ahmad
Encik Yeap Joo Hock

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RESIGNATION FROM COMMITTEE COUNCIL 2014

1.Tengku Ahmad Badli Shah Raja Hussin
(Deputy President & Honorary Secretary)

2.  Puan Juita Hanum Numli
(Honorary Treasurer)


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CHAIRMAN COMMITTEE

FINANCE:                   Tan Sri Ramli Ngah Talib
TOURNAMENT;         Lee Ewe Ghee
SELECTION:               Kamaruddin Samuri
RATING OFFICER:    Lim Tse Pin
TECHNICAL:              Lim Tse Pin
WOMEN BUREAU:   Haslindah Ruslan
FIDE DELEGATES:   Tan Sri Ramli Ngah Talib

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LICENSE APPLICATION:: IA / FA - National Chess Organiser

Information from;

Lim Tse Pin
Chairman
MCF Technical Committee

Monday, October 13, 2014

WORLD YOUTH UNDER-16 CHESS OLYMPIAD 2014 - Gyor, Hungary


DATE:  12 -22 DECEMBER 2014

VENUE:  GYOR, HUNGARY

The World Youth U16 Olympiad will be conducted under the auspices of Federation Internationale Des Echecs (FIDE).

INVITATION

REGULATION

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MCF REGULATION


GUIDELINES AND CONDITIONS FOR MALAYSIA’S WORLD YOUTH  U-16 OLYMPIAD 2014  PARTICIPANTS ONLY

Selection for World Youth U-16 Chess Olympiad
3.1       All players must come from current cycle National Youth Squad Only
3.1.1    The Official Team
3.1.1.1 The five players below 16 years old with the highest national rating based on the selection date in the current Quarter release.   

CLOSING DATE OF APPLICATION FOR SELECTION CONSIDERATION
The closing date for submission of  all applications for selection consideration shall
be 20th October 2014.

DATELINE OF PAYMENT:  
Payment of registration fee, organizing fee and  purchase of flight ticket must be made by 30th October 2014.  The above dateline shall be strictly imposed for all
participants so as to ensure the early booking /reservation for Malaysian delegation hotel stay with the WYO-U16 Organizers. 

FLIGHT PURCHASED DATELINE
All participants flight details must be provided to MCF by 30th October 2014 so that
airport transfer by the organizers can be arranged. Please ensure that your passport is valid for at least 6 months from the date of departure.

MCF reserved the right to reject any such entries if the above guidelines and conditions are not met accordingly.

WORLD YOUTH UNDER-16 CHESS OLYMPIAD 2014 Győr (Hungary) from 12th December(Arrival) to 22nd December 2014 (Departure).

OFFICIAL PLAYER COSTING



Items
Costs (Euro)
Costs (RM)
Remark
Entry Fee

20
84
Charged by Fide
(Cost shared by 5 players)
Organizing Fee
100
420
Charged by Organizer
Cost on Transfers
Air Ticket*

5,500
(estimate)
Kl – Hungary
Returned
Board and Lodging for 10 days 
FOC
(10 Nights)
Free
Provided by Organizer
Total

6,004




ACCOMPANYING PERSON COSTING
Items
Costs (Euro)
Costs (RM)
Remark
Registration Fee
100
420
Charged by Organizer
Air Ticket*

RM 5,500
(estimate)
Kl – Hungary
Returned
Hotel Raba City Center
Breakfast inclusive
270
(27 x 10Nights)
1,134
Charged by Organizer –
Meals charges Lunch and dinner
240
(24x10)
1,008
Charged by Organizer –
Total

8,062



*Air Ticket–an estimated cost. Actual cost depends on date of purchase. Should actual cost is lower, the money will be returned. In case of the actual cost is higher, the surplus will be charged back to the respective person.
Note: Exchange rate is estimated at 1 Euro = RM 4.20 .

 Application please email to secretariat: Mr. Gregory Lau (msianchess2010@gmail.com)