Saturday, April 25, 2015

4th Summit Subang USJ Juniors Open on 17TH May (Sunday): Registration is CLOSED!

On behalf of Organiser, I wish to inform that the registration for this event is closed ahead of schedule. All seats are filled up in just 16 days of Advertising.

Thank you.

Wednesday, April 15, 2015

MCF Chess Rating: APRIL 2015 Official Release

In April 2015 release, there are 21,053 chess players. An increased from 20,388 chess players in Jan 2015. Of which there is more than 19,600 Malaysians in our chess rating database. A unique MCF Chess Rating ID contains 9-Alphanumeric ID was introduced in the October 2013 edition. Please refer to here for more info.
Please remember your MCF Chess Rating ID to facilitate registration process of National-rated Events and insist on the Event Organisers to key-in your MCF Chess Rating ID into IDNo column of the Swiss Manager file to avoid any rating discrepancies.

Click here to download the complete list of MCF Chess Rating List.

Click here to download the MCF Chess Rating List of 14,509 Malaysian Male Players that represents an additional 424 players (+3%) if compared with 3 months ago.

Click here to download the MCF Chess Rating List of 5,115 Malaysian Female Players. A significant increase of 207 players (+4.2%) if compared with 3 months ago. 
For update on specific player's rating changes in the last 3 months, click here.

Tuesday, April 14, 2015

MCF Chess Rating: April 2015 [Pre-release]

Once again, it is the season of new National Rating List release. Up until now, I still received many enquiries on the release date of new rating. Please read carefully: Rating List shall be released on the 15th day of every new quarter (read Jan, Apr, Jul, Oct).

This is the pre-release document containing a copy of the rating changes for 1,850 unique players in Q1 2015 can be downloaded from here.

While, a copy of the Top 20 Most Improved chess players in Q1 2015 can be downloaded from here too.

The events that were included in the Apr 2015 release are listed as follows:-
1. SK Bukit Jelutong Juniors 2015
2. Shah Alam Round Robin 2015 (FIDE-rated)
3. 19th GACC 2015
4. Cheras Age-Group 2015
5. NCC Women 2015 (FIDE-rated)
6. NCC Open 2015 (FIDE-rated)
7. SK Sri Kulim Open 2015
8. Cheras CNY Round Robin 2015 (FIDE-rated)
9. ZADANO Kelantan Open 2015
10. Kedah Closed 2015
11. Kedah Open 2015
12. Sg. Siput Open 2015
13. KLK Kerian Open 2015
14. KLK Kampar Open 2015
15. KLK Sg. Siput Open 2015
16. National Rapid Age-Group 2014
17. National Age-Group 2015

Wednesday, April 8, 2015

4th The Summit Juniors Open on 17TH May (Sunday) @ The Summit USJ

Announcement: Due to Unforeseen Circumstances, the Date for This Event Was Changed on 16/4/2015. The New Date is 17TH MAY 2015
The Organiser, The Summit USJ, continues to hold the Juniors Open Chess Tournament @ Summit USJ for the 4th consecutive years. This one day tournament shall be divided into 4 categories namely Under-8, Under-10, Under-12 and Under-16. This event is a National-rated Event to be held on 17th May 2015 (SUNDAY).

These 4 categories shall have an accumulated cash prize of RM 2,000 to be distributed among 40 prizewinners. The Champion in each Category shall be receiving RM 150 Cash + Medal + Certificate of Achievements. On top of the main prizes, there will be additional 5 prizes for The Most Promising Girls in each category. In addition, the Organiser has added Best School Prizes (Gold Silver, Bronze) for each category. Eligibility for Best School: A minimum of 4 players per school in same category.
The entry fee for each person is RM 25 only. The first 80 players who registered with payment shall be entitled to attend a chess workshop to be held at the same location one day earlier (16/5) (Updated on 16/4: All 80 entries were filled up).

We are still accepting entries for the tournament. Due to space constrain, so you need to register yourself as quickly as possible by sending an email to stating down your name, H/P Number  and category that you wish to contest. All entries will be accepted based on "first comes first serve basis with payment received" followed by "first comes first serve basis on pre-registration". Just send an email to for online payment procedure.

Click here to download the entry form in PDF format. 

The Infosheet for the event as listed below:-

The Entry Form for the event as listed below: