Wednesday, 23 September 2015

NOTICE of MCF AGM 2015 on 11 October 2015 - Notice Received by KLCA on 22 September 2015

Please take notice that the long delayed  Malaysian Chess Federation(MCF) AGM 2015 will be held as follows:-

Day & Date: SUNDAY, 11th OCTOBER 2015
Time: 10.30 AM

The MCF via its Secretary, sent an email notice re the 2015 AGM to KLCA's Honorary Secretary on Tuesday, 22nd September 2015 i.e. 2 days before Hari Raya Haji on Thursday, 24th September 2015.

Wednesday, 30th September 2015 is the last day for:
(1) Nominations of MCF office-bearers; and,
(2) Submissions of Motion(s), Suggestion(s), Comment(s) & Amendment(s).

Please Be Advised.

Tuesday, 15 September 2015

Capital TV, Channel 420 features 2015 KL International Open

Posted by Amirul HM, Organising Sec.2015 KL Open

( 2015 KL International Open Backdrop )

Capital TV which is aired at Channel 420, Hypp TV-UNIFI is into its 2nd Year as a Media Partner for the KL International Open. Last year Broadcast Journalist(BJ) Kim and crew attended the closing ceremony and subsequent PC.

( Capital TV, Channel 420 on Hypp TV - UNIFO )

This year, Azah Sahrin is the BJ for the event. The crew was at the venue on the Opening Day. 
Checkout Capital TV's footage which was aired earlier on UNIFI:- 

( BJ Azah Sahrin from Capital TV )

Tuesday, 1 September 2015

2015 KL Open in the International Chess Media - "Chess Asia Pacific"

Posted by:
Amirul HM - Organising Secretary, 2015 KL Open

Read article dated 1st September 2015 at:- Chess Asia Pacific

The eighth edition of the KL International Open Chess Competition 2015 is featured today in an international chess media i.e. Chess Asia Pacific at

At a time when its difficult to get any coverage for chess events in the media not only in Malaysia but elsewhere internationally and especially under the prevailing circumstances in Malaysia, the Organising Committee is thankful for the international chess media coverage. Additionally, the KLCA would like to thank members of the media corps who had in one way or another provided coverage or assisted with the KL Open 2015.

IM Nava Roderick wins 2015 KL International Open.

Posted by:
Amirul HM-Organising Secretary, 2015 KL Open

( 2015 KL Open Backdrop )

( IM Nava Roderick from Philippines, 2015 KL Open CHAMPION )

OFFICIAL Results:-


CHAMPION      IM Roderick Nava        (RM 3,000)

RUNNERS-UP   IM Nolte Rolando         (RM 1,500)

THIRD               IM Mas Hafizulhelmi   (RM 1,000)    Note: Also Best KLCA Player.


CHAMPION        WFM Nur Najiha Azman Hisham  (RM 600)

RUNNERS-UP     Amir Ghazi Mohd Saprin               (RM 300)

THIRD                  Lee Zhi Wei                                      (RM 150)