Malaysian Chess Festival

FIDE-rated Chess Tournaments in Malaysia

Apr 2, 2017 | | Say something

Every year, there are 2 important and regular International FIDE rated tournaments in Malaysia. The first one is the Malaysia Open and the 2nd one is the Selangor Open. The Malaysia Open is part of the Merdeka Chess Festival happening in the Month of August or September. The Selangor Open is normally scheduled around the […more]

11th Malaysia Chess Challenge 2016 is Open to all

May 28, 2016 | | Say something

I received confirmation from the organizer that the Challenger event is ‘Open’ to all with FIDE rating 2000 and below (including those un-rated). I’m sure players who are strong (with playing strength >FIDE 2000) will play in the Open category 🙂  

Malaysian Chess Festival 2015

Sep 16, 2015 | | Say something

My very first post is to introduce the Malaysian Chess Festival. An event that is running for twelve years now. It happens in the month of September in celebration of our ‘Merdeka’. I think this is the largest chess festival in Malaysia. Every year, chess enthusiasts from around the world come to take part in […more]