Zone 3.3 Zonal Championships 2017 (Open and Women)

15th Jan 2017 Tournament


The City of Tagaytay on behalf of the National Chess Federation of the Philippines, Asian Chess Federation, and FIDE has invited Malaysian Chess Federation to participate in the Zone 3.3 Zonal Championships 2017 for Open and Women from 24th February to 6th March 2017 in Tagaytay City, Philippines.

The tournament shall be conducted as a Swiss System competition of 9 rounds and will be played according to FIDE regulations. The time control is 90 minutes for the first 40 moves followed by 30 minutes for the rest of the game with an addition of 30 seconds per move starting from move one. The games shall be played with the DGT clocks.

Members of the National Squad for both Men and Women who wish to take part in this event are required to write-in to Selection Committee, by not later than 18th January.