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Underground cable fault causes power outage at OCM today

The National Youth and Junior U-20 Chess Championships which held in Tan Sri Hamzah Arena was delayed few hours after Wisma OCM were left without power for around three hours this morning due the problem in the underground cable.

TNB source said to the OCM that one of its…

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Record Breaking Number of Participants for FIDE Rated Event

A record number of participants of FIDE Rated tournament will attend this year's National Youth and Junior U-20 Chess Championships (NYJ20). Despite overlapping with another chess event, NYJ20 attracted more than 530 participants since the registration was opened.

The President of Malaysian Chess Federation (MCF), Datuk Zahidi Zainul Abidin…

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Malaysian Chess Federation appears on National TV

Malaysian Chess Federation (MCF) appeared on Astro Arena live at 1:15 PM yesterday. The 15-minute talk show hosted by TV personality, Burn (Rueben Thevandran) featured MCF Deputy President, YM Tengku Ahmad Badli Shah Raja Husin and MCF Executive Secretary, Nik Hishamuddin Nik Mustapha as the guests.

Tengku Ahmad had…

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President receives a letter from Li Tian

Champion of the 2017 Zone 3.3 Chess Championships, FM Yeoh Li Tian wrote a thank you letter to MCF President, Datuk Zahidi Zainul Abidin today.

Li Tian created history by becoming the first Malaysian who won a Zonal Championships, qualified for the World Cup and received a Grandmaster norm.

Li…

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