05/08/2021
  • 9:59 pm MCF VP See Swee Sie appointed as Fact-finding Committee in FIDE Ethics & Disciplinary Commission (EDC)
  • 5:56 pm FT Series 2 – List of Players. Registration Still Open Until Tomorrow!
  • 12:17 am FT Online Chess Festival 2021 – Series 1 Results is Out and Series 2 to start this weekend
  • 10:45 pm FIDE World Cadets & Youth Starts Tonight!
  • 8:12 pm XTiv Knock Out Stage – Open and U18 Qualifiers

After 3 days of play and 9 rounds later, the ASIAN Schools for the Girls Category came to an end yesterday with a commendable show of performance by our Girls. Most impressive was the U15 Girls Team comprised of WFM Agnes Chong Kai NI, Swetha Thamil Manni, Janice Lim and Teh Yi-Lynn who did very […]

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With 24 countries and 358 players taking part in 6 age categories, Malaysia was the 5th largest Girls contingent to the Online event with 37 players playing in 5 different age groups. There was no representative for Malaysia in the U7 Girls age group as there was no players interested to take up the spot. […]

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With the pandemic continuing into its 4th wave in most countries around the world resulting in many major over-the-board events continue to be postponed or cancelled, FIDE announces its intention to proceed with the 2nd edition of the Online Olympiad scheduled to be held starting in August 2021. In the first edition that was organized […]

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The President and Committee Members of Persekutuan Catur Malaysia – the Malaysian Chess Federation (MCF), wishes all Muslims and all Malaysians – Selamat Hari Raya Aidil Adha. #staysafe #stayhome #togetherwecan

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With the on again-off again MCO enforcement continuing in much of Malaysia, the Malaysian Chess federation has decided to cancel the Over-The-Board FT Classical Chess Championship and opt for the more practical Online mode. The event is now called the FT Online Chess Festival 2021 which will run for 6 weeks from 31st July 2021 […]

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It was a daunting task as the Selection Committee had to evaluate more than 170 junior applicants who are eager to don National colors to the ASIAN School Chess Championships 2021 to be held later this month via Online platform. With a very tight dateline to meet, the Malaysian Chess Federations are still waiting for […]

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According to FIDE World Cup history, even some Grandmasters were not able to pass through the first round of the World Cup and with that, while the effort was valiant, our Malaysian pair of FM Sumant Subramaniam and WIM Puteri Munajjah Az-Zahraa can hold their head high for having put up their best effort at […]

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It was a good start for WIM Puteri Munajjah Az Zahraa who was able to hold her own and secured a first round draw against her much higher rated opponent – Spain’s WGM Ana Matnadze It was a nail biting finish that took more than 4 hours to complete and in the end, despite having […]

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The Selangor Xtiv Virtual Chess Series which started in April 2021 ended yesterday at the conclusion of Series 4. Throughout the event series, more than 2,000 players from all over Malaysia, including from India, Sri Lanka and Singapore, took part in the Rapid event which were separated into 4 playing categories – Open, Women, U18 […]

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The Selangor XTiv Series is coming to a conclusion this weekend with the final Series 4 to be held on both coming Saturday and Sunday. Throughout the duration of the event, more than 2,000 players have signed up for weekend series – some even took the trouble to play in all 4 categories with none […]

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