Monday, June 10, 2019

16th Malaysian Chess Festival




The Dato’ Arthur Tan Chess Centre (DAT Chess Centre) with endorsement from Malaysian Chess Federation will be organizing the 16th Malaysian Chess Festival as follows:
Website:
http://datcc.net
09 – 10th August 2019 (Friday & Saturday) (CLOSING DATE 01 AUGUST 2019)
  1. Merdeka Team Chess Championship (OPEN)
  2. Datin Yee Wai Fong MERDEKA Junior Team Chess Championship (JUNIOR U12)
    15th August (Thursday)
  3.  10th DATCC/DATIN YEE WAI FONG Age Group Chess Championship (CLOSING DATE: 01 JULY 2019)

    11th August (Arrival) – 19th August (Departure) – Monday to Monday (CLOSING DATE: 01 AUGUST 2019)
  4. 16th IGB Dato’ Arthur Tan International Malaysian Open Chess Championship
  5.  10th IGB Dato Tan Chin Nam International Seniors Open Chess Championship
  6.  14th IGB BERHAD Malaysia Chess Challenge11th August 2019 (Sunday) (CLOSING DATE: 01 AUGUST 2019)
  7. Merdeka Day Individual Rapid Chess Championship (Open/Under18/Under12)
Prospectus and registration form can be downloaded from the links below.
  1. 16th IGB Dato Arthur Tan Malaysian Open 2019 <DOWNLOAD>
  2. 10th IGB Dato Tan Chin Nam International Seniors Open 2019 (Updated – 31 May 2019) <DOWNLOAD>
  3. IGB Berhad Challenge 2019 (Blue) (Updated – 31 May 2019)<DOWNLOAD>
  4. DATCC AgeGroup 2019 (Light Blue) <DOWNLOAD>
  5. ASTRO Merdeka Team Chess Championship 2019 (Updated – 31 May 2019) <DOWNLOAD>
  6. Junior Team 2019 <DOWNLOAD>
  7. Merdeka Individual 2019 <DOWNLOAD>
 
Scan for online registration:

Friday, January 11, 2019

MCF Calendar 2019

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Date Event Venue Organizer
28 Jan – 2 Feb 23rd GACC Inter Varsity Chess Championship Universiti Malaya GACC,MCF
23 – 27 Mar National Youth Chess Championship Perak (Interested) MCF
20 – 21 Apr Pahang Open Chess Championship Pahang PCP
26 Apr – 1 May 46th Selangor Open and Challenger Chess Championship Cititel, Midvalley CAS
27 – 28 Apr Langkawi International Open Langkawi, Kedah PACU, Kedah
25 – 30 May National Chess Championship Pahang / Johor (Interested) MCF
9 – 18 Aug 16th Malaysian Chess Festival Cititel, Midvalley MCF
31 Aug – 2 Sep National Interstate Chess Championship Pulau Pinang (Interested) MCF
14 – 16 Sep National Rapid & Blitz Chess Championship Kuala Lumpur MCF
2 – 8 Dec Johor Open Johor JCA
9 – 14 Dec Penang Open Pulau Pinang PCA
Open National Scholastic

Taken from the new MCF website. Please check that for any new updates.

Sunday, January 6, 2019

Congratulations to IM Yeoh Li Tian 2nd GM norm!

IM Yeoh Li Tian obtained 6 points from 9 rounds playing against 6 Grandmasters - fulfilling the GM norm requirement. He now needs only one final norm to attain the title Grandmaster.



Rk.   Name Rtg FED Pts.  TB1 TB2 TB3 Rp
1 GM Nabaty Tamir  2670 ISR 8 50.5 55.5 39.5 2885
2 GM Hillarp Persson Tiger  2546 SWE 7 47 51 35 2682
3 GM Volkov Sergey  2583 RUS 7 46.5 51.5 35 2693
4 GM Urkedal Frode Olav Olsen  2537 NOR 7 44.5 47.5 34.5 2677
5 GM Gopal G.N.  2582 IND 6.5 49.5 53.5 37 2675
6 GM Karthikeyan Murali  2591 IND 6.5 49 53 36 2643
7 GM Gajewski Grzegorz  2598 POL 6.5 49 51 35 2665
8 GM Lagarde Maxime  2616 FRA 6.5 48.5 52 36 2664
9 IM Valsecchi Alessio  2497 ITA 6.5 46.5 51 34 2628
10 GM Kobalia Mikhail  2620 RUS 6.5 46.5 49 34.5 2670
11 IM Gholami Aryan  2488 IRI 6.5 45.5 48 34 2597
12 GM Moroni Luca Jr  2564 ITA 6.5 44 47.5 33 2599
13 GM Libiszewski Fabien  2481 FRA 6.5 41 44.5 31.5 2577
14 GM Santos Latasa Jaime  2584 ESP 6 50 54.5 34 2581
15 GM Lalith Babu M R 2529 IND 6 48 53 34 2601
16 GM Liang Awonder  2589 USA 6 48 52.5 34.5 2587
17 GM Santos Ruiz Miguel  2523 ESP 6 47 50 33.5 2609
18 IM Yeoh Li Tian  2508 MAS 6 47 50 33.5 2626
19 GM Donchenko Alexander  2604 GER 6 43.5 48 32.5 2542
20 IM Zumsande Martin  2490 GER 6 41.5 45 30.5 2506
21 IM Lyrberg Patrik  2446 SWE 6 41 43 30.5 2485
22 IM Rakesh Kumar Jena  2398 IND 6 40.5 43.5 30.5 2538
23 IM Bellia Fabrizio  2458 ITA 6 40 44 28 2471
24 GM Maze Sebastien  2596 FRA 6 39 42 26 2433
25 FM Gorshtein Ido  2384 ISR 6 36 39 25.5 2415



Rd.Bo.SNoNameRtgFEDPts.Res.wew-weKrtg+/-
122102IMGanaus Hannes2257AUT3,0w 10,810,19101,90
22062IMSchekachikhin Maksim2368RUS5,0s 10,690,31103,10
333GMLagarde Maxime2616FRA6,5w ½0,350,15101,50
454GMDonchenko Alexander2604GER6,0w ½0,370,13101,30
51545CMRohith Krishna S2399IND4,5s 10,650,35103,50
667GMKarthikeyan Murali2591IND6,5s ½0,390,11101,10
769GMSantos Latasa Jaime2584ESP6,0w ½0,400,10101,00
8913GMMoroni Luca Jr2564ITA6,5s ½0,420,08100,80
91121GMSantos Ruiz Miguel2523ESP6,0w ½0,480,02100,20


Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Simul with Li Tian @ Summiy (14/07/2018)

Play simultaneous chess against IM Li Tian Yeoh ! Malaysia's highest rated player and international master Yeoh Li Tian will be at Summit USJ this Saturday 14th July 2018.
Where: Summit at USJ, Concourse area
Time: 2:00 PM
Date: 14th July 2018 (Saturday)
Participants: Free to all registered players for the 7th Summit Junior. For others, a nominal fee will be charged.
Register with IM Jimmy Liew at 019-6571628 or email to cmliew@gmail.com to book a place!

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