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Dr Cafe Leisure Chess Rapid Tournament on Agung’s Birthday

20th June 2017, Kuala Lumpur – A new upcoming chess tournament will be coming on Agung’s birthday, 29th July 2017. It will be sponsored by Dr Cafe Coffee, an international brand with branches all over Kuala Lumpur and the Klang Valley. This is the first tournament to be held at The Strand, PJU Damansara and there will be many more to come. The flyer is as shown above.

It will be a six-round rapid chess tournament with three group categories, namely, Open, Under-18 and Under-12. If you are free and available, please join in the chess fun!


(Picture courtesy of Lim Tse Pin and Abdul Hamid Majid)

Pertandingan Catur Julai – Disember 2017

8 Jun 2017, Kuala Lumpur – 

Kejohanan catur yang sudah lulus dan akan dikendalikan oleh Cerdik Catur setakat ni dari bulan Julai hingga Dis 2017

1) 15 Julai 2017 – Help Universiti Chess Tournament – hadiah keseluruhan lebih RM2,500.00 (wang tunai + lain-lain)

2) 30 Julai 2017 (Ahad) – Kejohanan Catur Terbuka di Klang..hadiah keseluruhan berjumlah RM3,000.00. Anjuran Pertubuhan Amal Kebajikan Gerakan Anak Malaysia

3) 20 Ogos 2017 -Kejohanan Terbuka Catur Merdeka YPC Yang Ke-2 – hadiah keseluruhan lebih RM19,000.00 (wang tunai + lain-lain)

4) 9 Sept 2017 – Kejohanan Catur Piala YDP MPSJ Yang Ke-6 .hadiah keseluruhan lebih RM7,000.00 ( wang tunai + lain-lain)

5) 5 Nov 2017 – Juara Catur Sabak Bernam 2017..hadiah keseluruhan lebih RM10,000.00 ribu (wang tunai + lain-lain)

Some New Tournaments in May 2017

5th May 2017, Kuala Lumpur – Some new chess tournaments off from a community news blog.


1 Mei – 1st Arbiter Blitz Master Challenge, YCM Chess Center

1 Mei – Santai Open and Age Group, Sunway City Ipoh

1 Mei – Gula Perlis Open 2017, Hotel Putra Regency, Kangar, Perlis.

6 Mei – SJKC Salak South 2nd Chess Open 2017 (U9/U12/U16) (NATIONAL RATED), SJKC Salak South, KL

7 Mei – MMU CYBER OPEN (NATIONAL RATED), Multi purpose hall, MMU Cyberjaya.

13 Mei – Kejohanan Catur Terbuka Kelab Kebajikan dan Rekreasi MAINS (KESUMA) 2017 (OPEN/U12/U18), Aras 3, Menara MAINS, Seremban

13 Mei – 1st IQ Junior Chess Tournament (U12/U15), Royal Port Dickson Yacht Club

13 – 14 Mei – Kejohanan Catur Hari Belia Negara 2017, Dewan Seri Siantan, Presint 3, Putrajaya

20 Mei – Piala Datuk Hasan Abd Rahman Melaka 2017 (U12/U15/U18), SMK Paya Rumput Melaka

21 Mei – 2nd DUN Ampangan Open and U12 (OPEN/ U12), Seremban Prima Mall.


28 Mei – Marcus Chan Academy 1st Chess Tournament, Marcus Chan Academy

Round 2 pairings–13th IGB Dato Arthur Tan International Open Chess Championship 2016 — Laman FireyRook Chess Malaysia

12 Sep 2016, Kuala Lumpur – Here are the round two pairings of the 13th IGB Dato Arthur Tan International Open Chess Championship 2016 beginning at 9 am tomorrow morning.

via Round 2 pairings–13th IGB Dato Arthur Tan International Open Chess Championship 2016 — Laman FireyRook Chess Malaysia

KL Chess Kids wins ASTRO Merdeka Rapid Open Team Chess Championship 2016

10th Sep 2016, Kuala Lumpur – The Astro Merdeka Rapid Open Team Chess Championship 2016 has been on-going for the two days since yesterday. Ninety six chess teams with over 380 chess players participated comprising of 13 countries in this two day chess event. However this is just the first chess event of the Malaysia Chess Festival 2016 being held at the popular CitiTel MidValley Hotel, Kuala Lumpur.

Below is the final ranking after 9 rounds of team play which has ended late this afternoon.

KL Chess Kids has managed to top the group with seven wins and two team draws beating 95 other chess teams.

FInal Ranking After 9 Rounds - Astro Merdeka Team Rapid Chess Championship 2016