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Zero Tolerence Policy for the FIDE-Rated Events in Malaysia (updated)

There have been several attempts recently by organizers to circumvent the regulations put in place by the Malaysian Chess Federation. We have now decided to adopt a zero tolerance policy,…
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Li Tian will play against former World Champion at the 2017 FIDE World Cup today

Malaysian number one, IM Yeoh Li Tian will play against the former World Champion GM Viswanathan Anand of India at the 2017 Tbilisi FIDE World Chess Cup today. Li Tian…
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First Friday IM Tournament

This will be a ten player round robin tournament - three International Masters and seven candidates for titles and norms - and played at the Institute for Chess Excellence…
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Notice: Registration and Cash Payment for 18th Asean Age-Groups

Please be advised that registration and cash payment for the 18th Asean Age-Group Open Chess Championships can be made to Ignatius Leong Date: Saturday, 9th September 2017 Time: Between 2 pm…
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FIDE rating application and reporting guidelines

1. All applications for FIDE rated events will only be accepted from MCF state affiliates. However, international, national and developmental events directly organised by MCF need not go through…
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Monthly FIDE Rating Tournaments

The Institute for Chess Excellence will be organizing the first of its monthly FIDE Rating Tournaments on 14-20 August 2017. It will be played as a 10 player round robin…
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Registration for FIDE Rated Tournaments

1. The Malaysian Chess Federation has decided to abolish the MCF Rating System as it stands and to instead to measure our player's development through international benchmarking based on…
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Eligible for National Representation

The Malaysian Chess Federation invites players who have qualified or are eligible to participate in international competitions this year to advise of their interest without delay to allow us…
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FIDE norms and titles application

The Malaysian Chess Federation asks all who have participated in FIDE Arbiters' Seminars who are eligible for norms and titles to advise us ASAP so that we can assist…
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MCF appoints Peter Long as the new acting Secretary

Mr. Peter Long has been appointed as the Malaysian Chess Federation (MCF) Secretary (Acting) with immediate effect. This decision was made at the MCF Council Meeting held in Kuala Lumpur…
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