Wednesday, December 6, 2017

MCF CALENDER 2018


National Events

DATEEVENTPLACEORGANIZER
05-10 JanFirst Friday IMPuchongICE, MCF
22-27 Jan22st GACC Inter-Varsity Chess Championship (FIDE Standard)UM, Kuala LumpurUM/MCF
02-07 FebFirst Friday IMPuchongICE, MCF
07-10 FebSUKIPT IVUKM BangiUKM
02-07 MarFirst Friday IMPuchongICE, MCF
17-25 MarNational Youth ChampionshipsKuala LumpurMCF
06-11 AprFirst Friday GMPuchongICE, MCF
08-14 MayMalaysian ChampionshipKuala LumpurMCF
08-14 MayMalaysian Women ChampionshipKuala LumpurMCF
TBAThe President Cup National Rapid & Blitz ChampionshipsKuala LumpurMCF
06-10 AugKejohanan Catur MSSMKuala TerengganuMSSM

International Events

DATEEVENTPLACEORGANIZER
09-16 Mar8th HDBank Cup International Open 2018Ho Chi Minh City, VietnamVCF
01-10 AprAsian Youth U8, 10, 12, 14,16, 18 Championship 2018Chiang Mai, ThailandTCA, ACF
13-21 Apr18th Bangkok Chess Club Open 2018Cha Am, ThailandBCC, TCA
20-29 AprWorld Schools Chess Championship 2018Durre, AlbaniaFIDE
21-30 AprWorld Amateur ChampionshipCagliari-Sardegna, ItalyFIDE
25 May- 03 JunAsian Juniors and Girls U20 Championships 2018Ulaanbaatar, MongoliaMCF, ACF
21-25 JunWorld Cadet U-8,10, 12 Rapid and Blitz Chess Championship 2018Minsk, BelarusFIDE
30 Jun - 08 JulWorld Team Championship 50+, 65+Dresden, GermanyFIDE
4-16 SepWorld Junior and Girls U-20 Chess Championship 2018Manavgat-Antalya, TurkeyFIDE
23 Sep- 06 Oct43rd World OlympiadBatumi, GeorgiaFIDE
26 Sept- 06 Oct89th FIDE CongressBatumi, GeorgiaFIDE
19 Oct - 01 NovWorld Youth U-14, 16, 18 Chess Championship 2018Halkidiki, GreeceFIDE
03-16 NovWorld Cadet U-8,10, 12 Chess Championship 2018Santiago de Compostela, SpainFIDE
02-12 NovAsian Seniors Chess Championship 2018Tagaytay, PhilippinesNCFP, ACF
17-30 NovWorld Senior Championships 2018Bled, SloveniaFIDE
24 Nov - 03 DecWorld Youth U-16 Chess Olympiad 2018Manavgat-Antalya, TurkeyFIDE

MCF Official Website

School and Public Holidays

School Holiday
1st Mid-Term Break17- 25 March
Mid Year Holidays09-24 June
2nd Term BreakA 18 -24 August
Year End Holidays24 November until 31 December
Public Holiday
New Year’s Day1 January (Monday)
Chinese New Year16-17 February (Friday/Saturday)
Hari Pekerja1 May (Tuesday)
Wesak Day29 May (Tuesday)
Hari Raya Puasa15-16 June (Friday/Saturday)
Hari Raya Haji22-23 August (Wednesday/Thursday)
National Day31 August (Friday)
Agung’s Birthday9 September (Sunday)
Awal Muharram11 September (Tuesday)


Friday, March 3, 2017

RISDA-MALAYSIAN CHESS CHAMPIONSHIP 2017


DATE: 22 - 27 March 2017

VENUE:  Al Khatiri Multi Purpose Hall, Kubang Kerian, Kota Bharu, KELANTAN



Schedule

Entry Fees
Closing Date: 14 March 2017

Contact Person

Thursday, February 23, 2017

INVITATION TO ZONE 3.3 CHAMPIONSHIP 2017 - Tagathay City, Philippines

FM Yeoh Li Tian (2449)
Malaysia Top rank player
DATE: 24 Feb - 6 Mac 2017

VENUE: Tagayhay, Philippines

INVITATION & REGULATION

Schedule



Note:

MCF telah menghantar pemain No1 Malaysia FM Yeoh Li Tian ke Invitation Zone 3.3 Championship 2017 di Tagaytay, Filipina.


NATIONAL YOUTH and JUNIOR U20 CHESS CHAMPIONSHIP 2017 - Online Registration


DATE: 18 - 20 March 2017

VENUE: Wisma OCM, Kuala Lumpur

OFFICIAL PROSPECTUS & REGULATIONS

Categories: U6, U8, U10, U12, U14, U16, U18 - Boys & Girls Fide rating below 2200
Time Control: 60min + 30 s
FIDE Standard Event : 8 Rounds

Category: U20
Time Control: 90min +30 s
FIDE Standard Event: 5 Rounds

ENTRY FEES: RM 70 
Bank in:Persekutuan Catur Malaysia, CIMB Account 80-0064972-5. 
Online Registration

Closing Date: 8th March 2017

Wednesday, February 22, 2017

ASIAN YOUTH CHESS CHAMPIONSHIP 2017 - Tashkent, Uzbekistan


DATE:  31st March - 10th April 2017 

VENUE: Hotel Le  Grande Plaza, Tashkent, Uzbekistan                                                                                                                          
List Official Player: (Confirmed: register before dateline)

1.  Chua Jia-Tien ( Girl:  U- 14 )
2.  Ho Chern Ee  ( Girl: U-16)
3.  Nithyalakshmi (Girl: - U-18)
4.  Tan jun Ying ( Open: U14)
5.  Amir Ghaazi  Mohd Saprin   (Open: U-16)

HOD: Haslindah Ruslan    ( FI )                                                                                                          
Regulation

Official Hotel:  Hotel Le Grande Plaza

Monday, January 2, 2017

FUJAIRAH NEWS: FCCC, UAE and MCF Committee

Prior ti start of the meeting Abdullah Al Amiri (Chairman of the Board for  Fujairah Chess & Culture Club, UAE) paid a courtesy call to the MCF President Datuk Zahidi Zainul Abidin and the MCF EXCO. Abdullah presented a plaque on behalf of Fujairah Chess club together an invitation to MCF to visit Fujairah, UAE and conduct a friendly competition.

Dinner at Sani Hotel, Kuala Lumpur

Me with Abdullah Ali All Barkat
Chairman Fujairah Chess and Culture Club (FCCC), UAE

Sunday, January 1, 2017

FIDE RATING RELEASE: JAN 2017

 

Note94 Active Women Players.


Note: Rank (Women)

No. 22:   WFM Tan Li Ting (2115)
No. 28:   WFM Nur Najiha Azman Hisham (2075)
No. 32:   WFM Nur Nabila Azman Hisham (2037)


MCF : Sub Committee 2016 - 2018

MCF Website

MCF Committee 2013-2016

MALAYSIAN CHESS FEDERATION COUNCIL 2016-2018

MALAYSIAN CHESS FEDERATION COUNCIL 2016-2018             
NAME
Position
1
Datuk Zahidi Zainul Abidin
President
2
Tengku Ahmad Badlishah Raja       Husin     
Deputy President
3
Lim Tse Pin
Vice President
4
Dr. Zaidan Zulkipli
Vice President
5
Muammar Julkarnain
Vice President (Borneo)
6
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Vice President (Women Bureau)
7
Gregory lau
Honorary Secretary
   8 Sophian A Yusuf Assistant Secretary
9
Haslindah Ruslan
Honorary Treasurer
10
Zuraihah Wazir
Committee
11
Mohd Firdaus Ismail
Committee
12
Nik Ahmad Farouqi Nik Abdul Aziz
Committee
13
Yeap Joo Hock
Committee
14
Steven Cheong Kok Love
Committee


AUDITORS
1
Amirul Hj Mohamad
2
Sumant Subramaniam

MCF CALENDER 2017

 
DATES NATIONAL / STATE LEVEL EVENTS 2017 VENUE ORGANIZERS
19-24 Jan 21st GACC Inter-Varsity Chess Championship 2017 (FIDE Standard) UM, Kuala Lumpur UM/MCF
8-12 Feb 8th National Junior U-20 Championships 2017 (FIDE Standard) Kuala Lumpur MCF
9-12 Feb MCF National Arbiter’s Seminar 2017 (D.A & N.A) IYC Kuala Lumpur MCF
18-21 Mar Malaysian Youth Championships (NAG 2017) (FIDE Standard) Kuala Lumpur MCF
23-27 Mar The Malaysian Championship (Open) 2017 (FIDE Standard) Kelantan PCNK/MCF
23-27 Mar The Malaysian Women Championship 2017 (FIDE Standard) Kelantan PCNK/MCF
8-9 April 5th MRSM Sabah FIDE Rapid International Open 2017 (FIDE Rapid) Kota Kinabalu, Sabah MRSM/SCA
15-18 April National Scholastic Age-Group Championships 2017 Kuala Lumpur MCF
22- 24 April Kejohanan Catur Terbuka Pahang D.Y.T.M Tengku Mahkota Pahang Kuantan , Pahang PCNP
28April to 2May 44th Selangor Open 2017 (FIDE Standard) Selangor CAS/MCF
April/May Langkawi International Open 2017 Langkawi, Kedah PERCAK/MCF
27-31 May Sabah Hari Keamatan Open 2017 (FIDE Standard) Kota Kinabalu, Sabah SCA
8-15 July The Malaysian Masters 2017 (RR FIDE Standard) Kuala Lumpur MCF
4 -11 Aug MSSM Chess National Schools Finals 2017 (National Rated) Pahang MSSM/MOE
Aug/Sept The Malaysian Open 2017 (FIDE Standard) Kuala Lumpur MCF
Aug/Sept The Merdeka Team Rapid Championships 2017 Kuala Lumpur MCF
15-18 Sept Malaysia Inter-State Team Championship 2017 (FIDE Standard) Sarawak PCNS/MCF
1 Nov Perlis Open 2017 Perlis PCNP/MCF
1 Oct 4th National Politeknik Open (PMSICO) 2017 (FIDE Rapid) Politek Muadzam, Pahang Politeknik/MCF
1 Nov 7th Malaysian Rapid & Blitz Age-Group Championships 2017 (FIDE Rapid) UTP, Tronoh Perak PCNP/MCF
4-10 Dec 9th Penang Heritage City International Chess Open 2017 (FIDE Standard) Penang PCA/MCF
11-17 Dec 4th Johor International Chess Open 2017 (FIDE Standard) Johor PCNJ/MCF
TBC 2017 1st National Seniors Championship 2017 (FIDE Standard) Kuala Lumpur MCF
UDATES INTERNATIONAL EVENTS 2017 VENUE ORGANIZERS
24 Feb to 6 Mar Asian Zonals 3.3 Tagaytay, Philippines ACF/FIDE
11-18 March 7th HDBank Cup International Open Chess tournament 2017 Ho Chi Minh City, VIE VCF
31 Mar to 9 Apr Asian Youth U8, 10, 12, 14,16, 18 Championship 2017 Tashkent, Uzbekistan ACF/FIDE
8-16 April 17th Bangkok Chess Club Open 2017 Cha-am Beach, Thailand TCF
21Apr to 1 May World Schools Chess Championship 2017 Iasi, Romania FIDE
1-10 May Asian Juniors and Girls U20 Championships 2017 Shiraz, Iran ACF/FIDE
11-22 May  Asian Individual Championship (Men and Women) 2017 Chengdu, China ACF/FIDE
20-30 Jul  Asian Schools Chess Championship 2017 Panjin Lianoing China ACF/FIDE
21-31 Aug World Cadet U-8,10, 12 Chess Championship 2017 Brasilia, Brazil FIDE
16-26 Sep World Youth U-14, 16, 18 Chess Championship 2017 Montevideo, Uruguay FIDE
15-24 Sep Asian Indoor & Martial Arts Games 2017 Ashgabat, Turkmenistan ACF
1-16 Oct World Junior and Girls U-20 Chess Championship 2017 Tarvisio, Italy FIDE
9-15 Oct Asian Seniors Chess Championship 2017 Auckland, New Zealand ACF/FIDE
6-19 Nov World Senior Championships 2017 Acqui Terme, Italy FIDE
TBC World Youth U-16 Chess Olympiad 2017 Ahmedabad, India FIDE
TBC Asian Cities Team Championship 2017 Delhi, India ACF
TBC East Asian Youth Championship 2017   ACF
All dates are tentative and subject to changes.