This year’s Selangor Open attracted 3 Grand Masters, 5 International Masters and a number of titled players. It could the strongest Selangor Open to my best knowledge. It has close to 20 foreign players in the Open section and around 10 in the Challenger section. It is the ‘Oldest Chess Tournament in Malaysia Certified by […more]
Today is the closing date for the 44th Selangor Open Chess Tournament 2017. Anyone who is interested please register today or the fee will be doubled. Personally, I had submitted my entry yesterday. I like to play in Selangor Open as it was well organised (when I took part). It is also a chance for […more]
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]
The timing for MSSM seems to be much earlier compared to many years ago.
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 🙂
A tournament at Komplek 3C (Children Creativity Center), Jalan PJS 11/2, Taman Bandar Sunway, 46150 Petaling Jaya on the 29th of May, 2016. RM6,000+ to be won.
One of the oldest tournament in Malaysia. The Selangor Open will start this Thursday 28th April, 2016 and ends on 2nd of May. I like to play in this tournament as it was where I got my FIDE rating. This tournament has become ‘international’ as it attracts many over sea players like Indonesia, Philippines, United […more]
With 1 round to go, FM Yeoh Li Tian is 1.5 ahead of his nearest rival to win the 2016 Malaysian Chess Championship. The old guards were not able to topple the youngsters as many of them are leading the rank after round 8. http://www.chess-results.com/tnr212570.aspx?lan=1&art=1&rd=8&fed=MAS&wi=821
Today is the starting of the 2016 Malaysia Chess Championships 2016. Winners of the championships will be titled as NM (National Master) or WNM (Women National Master). This year’s championships is being organised in Kota Kinabalu, Sabah. With the advanced of software and Internet, we can see the result quickly at the Chess-results website (provided the organizer […more]
There will be an age-group championship in Kelantan on the 12 Feb, 2016. Venue: SMKA Melor, Kota Bharu, Kelantan. For further detail, please refer to the Kelantan Chess Association