08/07/2020
  • 3:07 pm CONGRATULATIONS!!! – FM Yeap Eng Chiam
  • 4:38 pm Malaysian Squad to the Online Olympiad 2020
  • 4:21 pm ASIAN Seniors Online Chess Championship 2020
  • 11:40 am CONGRATULATIONS! NEW FA TITLE AWARDED TO OUR ARBITERS….
  • 5:45 pm Online FIDE Arbiters Seminar – Organized by ASIAN Chess Federation

Following the Trainer’s Seminar which was conducted in Johor Bahru by the Johor Chess Association in November 2019, FIDE has recently shared the successful list of candidates that have passed the necessary qualification examination and has now earned the title of Trainers or Instructor from FIDE as of May 2020. MCF would like to CONGRATULATE […]

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As the organizer requires everyone to login by 10:30am local Malaysian time, most players (including officials and “kay poh chee” onlookers like me) were already logged into the zoom meeting application by 10:20am. It was good to see some familiar faces on the screen i.e. Mr Casto Abundo, Mr Mahdi Abdulrahim and Mr KK Chan […]

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The Asian Junior Open Chess Championship 2020 (Rapid Online) starts today for Malaysia which is pooled into Zone 3.3 consisting of Singapore, Mongolia, Vietnam, Philippines, Indonesia, Laos, Brunei, Thailand, Hong Kong, Japan, Korea and Taipei. A total of 35 players are vying for the Boys category and another 31 player for the Girls category with […]

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Pursuant to the additional players allowed by the Asian Chess Federation (ACF) – as the organizer for the event, to participate in the upcoming Asian Junior Chess Championship, the Malaysian Chess Federation were put to task to select three (3) girls players in addition to the three (3) boys that were selected at the initial […]

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APPLICATION IS NOW CLOSED – 11 Applications Received As of 11:59pm last night, a total of eleven (11) players from all over the country – from Sarawak right up to Kedah, have submitted their applications to be selected as Malaysia’s girl representative to the first ever Asian Junior Chess Championship (Rapid Online) to be held […]

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URGENT….. URGENT….. URGENT – Please Read OnIf interested, please email to mcfsecretariat@malaysiachess.org, mcfselection@malaysiachess.org and inquiries@malaysiachess.orf As the final version of the Rules and Regulations of the inaugural ASIAN JUNIOR CHESS CHAMPIONSHIP (Rapid Online) is being shared by the Asian Chess Federation, more good news is in store for the chess community. First and foremost, the […]

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Following the evaluation made by the MCF Selection Committee based on the Current Merit Point (CMP) system adopted by MCF, the following three (3) players have been selected as our official participants to the first ever Asian Junior Chess Championship (Rapid Online) organized by the ASIAN Chess Federation – ACF. Scheduled to take place between […]

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One small step for MCF but a great leap for Chess! The Malaysian Chess Federation led by President Akhramsyah Muammar Ubaidah Sanusi made an official visit to the Ministry of Education in the hopes of reigniting collaborative work with the Ministry to pave the way forward for chess development in the country. The MCF team […]

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It has been a great outing for many Malaysian Chess players of late. Subsequent to our very own numero uno IM Yeoh Li Tian bagging our historic first ever chess Gold at the recent SEA GAMES in the Philippines, we also have a few other accolades to add to the list The first celebration came […]

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Malaysia Chess Federation (MCF) congratulates our chess numero uno IM Yeoh Li Tian for securing Malaysia‚Äôs first ever Gold Medal in Chess at the 30th SEA GAMES held in Manila, Philippines. Played over 9 rounds all-play-all format using Rapid time control, it was a nail-biting finish for Li Tian as he had to fend challenges coming […]

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