24/09/2020
  • 2:01 pm 1st FIDE ONLINE OLYMPIAD for People with Disabilities
  • 9:59 pm 1st National Individual Online Rapid Chess Championship 2020
  • 9:53 pm 2020 Asian Online Nations Chess Cup – Malaysian Team Selection
  • 4:27 pm Meeting with OCM
  • 12:13 am Selamat Menyambut Hari Kemerdekaan Malaysia ke 63

As our country begins to familiarize itself with a new norm, and sporting activities are allowed by the authorities, many are still concerns that the government may reactivate the lockdown exercise in view of the current increase in the number of daily COVID19 cases. Further, with many organizers getting used to organizing online events on […]

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MCF President – Akhramsyah Sanusi and Secretary – Najib Wahab, made a short courtesy visit to the office of YB Dato’ Sri Edmund Santhara, Deputy Minister for Federal Territories at his office in Kuala Lumpur on Wednesday, 22nd July 2020. The visit was to seek the Ministry’s support in helping the Federation to kick start […]

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As of the closing date yesterday, 31 teams from 8 States including 2 Paralympic teams have confirmed their participation for the 1st National Inter State Online Chess Championship 2020. While the organizers are still sorting out the Swiss Manager file and making sure that all the players have chess.com IDs. the States breakdown are as […]

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Be on the look out for more details in the next few days! Seats are limited! Breakfast, Lunch and Tea provided. Mark your calendar!

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CLICK HERE FOR THE FULL VERSION OF THE “SOP FOR ORGANIZING CHESS TOURNAMENTS” CLICK HERE TO FILL UP THE EVENT REGISTRATION FORM With 15th July being the first day that all non-contact sporting events are allowed to resume its activities, the Malaysian Chess Federation has come up with its own set of SOPs which require […]

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After doing the necessary screening and assessment from players who have shown interest to play in the first ever FIDE Online Olympiad 2020 scheduled to start on 22nd July until 30th August 2020, the following are the 12 players that have been chosen to don our National colors: In no particular order, the players are: […]

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Great news for the Malaysian Chess Community as the National Security Council (MKN) has given the green light for chess events and tournament to resume albeit having to adhere to stringent SOPs and guidelines set by the council. Without a doubt, the chess community can now breathe a sigh of relief in response to the […]

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As of yesterday, MCF has received 21 applications from all over the country including one Malaysian who is stationed abroad. A total of 14 Men and 7 Women players have applied for a place in the team inclusive of 7 Boys and 5 Girls. As the team line up will consist of 2 Open players, […]

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The Malaysian Chess Federation is proud to announce our new title holder – FIDE Master (FM) Yeap Eng Chiam, who has recently been awarded the title by FIDE due to his exceptional performance at last year’s Asian Cities Chess Team  Championships 2019 (Dubai Cup) which was held in Bangladesh from 10th July to 17th July. […]

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Malaysian Chess Federation is pleased and proud to announce two (2) more new FIDE Arbiter titles have been awarded to our Arbiters as confirmed by FIDE in their email to the Federation earlier today. The two (2) new FIDE Arbiters (FA) are: Syed Iskandar Shah Syed Hussin Shamsuddin Sabri Syed Iskandar is no stranger to […]

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