07/03/2021
  • 5:16 pm Selangor XTiv Event – FAQ
  • 10:36 am MCF BLITZ FINAL RESULT
  • 1:35 pm MCF Blitz – An Impressive Line Up!
  • 9:25 pm Online Blitz (National Rated) – Closing Date extended to 27th February
  • 8:23 pm Reviving the Rating System

In view of the growing issues and concerns with regards to Online tournaments organized by many chess organizers around the country, the Malaysian Chess Federation has decided to implement stricter requirements in order for activities to be endorsed and recognized as a National level event. Additional requirements that organizers will need to fulfill include the […]

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It is quite rare that chess news are shared in the national news main stream and when it is, it uplifts the spirit of the community and puts chess closer to being at par with main stream sports. It also indicates that chess has a strong and loyal following that continues to support and contribute […]

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Good news for Chess Players…. FIDE Rated Hybrid Events will be the way moving forward In its move to revolutionize Online chess via Hybrid mode, FIDE has approved for all Hybrid Online events to be eligible for FIDE Rated event equal to that of the traditional Over-The-Board (OTB) events. The interesting news can be found […]

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With news confirming YB Datuk Zahidi Zainul Abidin has tested positive for COVID19, Malaysian Chess Federation (MCF) President – Akhramsyah Muammar Ubaidah Sanusi, and its Committee, extends their warm thoughts and prayers for the former MCF President to get well soon. Currently being treated at the Sungai Buloh Hospital, Datuk Zahidi was tested positive after […]

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Kedahan TEH RUI GEN and NUR BALQIS SOFEA declared Champions The 1st National Hybrid Online event continued albeit only 11 Hybrid Centers took part instead of the initial 19 Hybrid Centers that were set up for the event. In its effort to adhere to the SOP set by the Ministry of Youth and Sports, and […]

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MCF concluded its Training Program yesterday and things were abuzz at Traju Chess Center in Putrajaya when players, officials, tv crew, production crew and reporters congregate to highlight the closing of MCF National Training Program. In an interview aired by ASTRO Nadi Arena last night, Head Coach FM Sumant Subramaniam was delighted that the National […]

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Due to overwhelming response and limited space with the Hybrid Centers, the Malaysian Chess Federation has decided to close the Registration for the Hybrid event one day earlier and will not accept anymore applications. Currently, MCF has 16 Hybrid Centers all over the country and 2 independent Hybrid centers set up by 2 independent schools […]

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The President and Committee Members of the Persekutuan Catur Malaysia / Malaysian Chess Federation (MCF) would like to take this opportunity to wish the Malaysian Chess Community and all Malaysians – A VERY HAPPY NEW YEAR…. May the New Year brings in a better, healthier and more successful and prosperous year for everyone. #kitajagakita #togetherwecan

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As of 11:00pm, a total of 101 players have registered for the event. As the update were published earlier today, there was a sudden rush of interest with 22 player registering, and many more intending to participate. MCF also receive news that there are 2 new potential Hybrid Centers to be set up – depending […]

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Its has been an encouraging response to the 1st National Hybrid Online Junior U20 Open and Girls Chess Championship 2020. With one more week to go, 79 participants have confirmed their registration with more to come as this is the usual habit of many chess players – last minute registration. So far, 10 MCF Hybrid […]

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