FT Online Chess Festival 2021 – Updates on Series 1MCF Secretariat 26/07/2021 0 COMMENTS
With tomorrow being the last day to register for Series 1, a bit of update on the field of play and the number of players playing in the event.
As of at 8:00pm earlier today, a total of 54 players have signed up for the U12 category, another 16 for the Ladies event and 32 players for the Open event. Aside from Grand Prix points awarded for the event – where the top 24 players will qualify for the Knock Out Stage later in September, a total of RM 1,950 in cash prizes is up for grabs for the winners of the Series.
Series 1 will be held this weekend starting with the U12 and Ladies category on Saturday over 7 rounds, and the Open to be held a day later on Sunday starting from 10:00am over 8 rounds of play.
So far, the list of players that have registered are as follows:
Whatsapp Group link will be shared tomorrow night – via email (players are requested to check their email), and zoom link and tornelo link will be shared once everyone checks into the group.
For those who are yet to sign up, please do so before the registration closes tomorrow. The registration for Open category will remain open until Wednesday night.
Series #2 is scheduled on 7th and 8th August and the registration is already open and will be closed next week on 3rd and 4th August respectively. Come and join the fun!!
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