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Media statement-National Chess Academy

The Malaysian Chess Federation (MCF) is pleased to announce the setting up of its’ National Chess Academy - the Institute for Chess Excellence, which is an initiative of MCF…
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Alleged Incident at National Scholastic Chess Championships, Putrajaya

Media Statement by MCF Deputy President First and foremost, we would like to appeal to all parties involved to NOT mention the name of the Player involved despite attempts by…
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Malaysia contingent arrives in Romania

(Updated) Malaysia first contingent arrived in Iasi, Romania for the World Schools Chess Championships 2017. The first group arrived early this morning followed by the rest of the members. Malaysia…
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MCF Chess Rating: APRIL 2017 Official Release

MCF Chess Rating: APRIL 2017 Official Release In April 2017 release, there are 31,753 chess players. This represent an increase of 9.7% from 28,941 chess players in January 2017.…
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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…
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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…
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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…
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NYJ20 registration extends to 10th March

Registration for the 2017 National Junior and Youth U-20 Chess Championships has been extended to 10th March. All players must register, with full payment received, by not later than…
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MCF President congratulates Yeoh Li Tian on winning Zonal Championships

Dear Li Tian, I would like to congratulate you on becoming the Champion of 2017 Zone 3.3 Chess Championships. I am very proud of your achievement and so happy to…
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License application - National Arbiter

Malaysian Chess Federation invites all arbiters who have attended the National Arbiters' Seminar and not yet been licensed to apply a license for National Arbiter. FIDE requires that from…
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