Dato Arthur Tan Chess Centre


Malaysian Chess Festival 2017 : Announcements



  1. The Organizers have fixed the US$ at the exchange rate @ RM 4.3 We will receive and pay at this rate.
    US$ 1.00 = RM 4.30.
  2. Those who need cheaper rooms can look at HOTEL WESTREE which is directly opposite KL Sentral. Brochure attached. About 20 mins to the venue by train or taxi from here.
  3. Closing Date for ALL events is 1st August 2017!
    Registration after these dates will be charged double or rejected. The Team Events (ASTRO MERDEKA & DATIN YEE WAI FONG JUNIOR – U12 ) is fast filling up. PLEASE register early or you might find your Entry rejected!
  4. Those arriving in KLIA or KLIA2 (LCCT) are advised to take the train (RM 55) or a budget taxi (RM 85 – 95) from the airport. Those arriving in KL Sentral can take a budget taxi (About RM 15) to Cititel Midvalley Hotel.

The 44th Selangor Open Chess Tournament 2017 The 44th Selangor Open Chess Tournament 2017 – part 2

part 2 – the winners

The 44th Selangor Open Chess Tournament 2017 The 44th Selangor Open Chess Tournament 2017

Part 1 : the faces

Commonwealth Chess Championship 2017

Commonwealth Chess Championship 2017

The All India Chess Federation on behalf of FIDE and Commonwealth Chess Association

Cordially invite your Federation to participate in the Championship to be held at New Delhi, India

from 02nd July to 10th July 2017

organized by

Delhi Chess Association

Venue: Hotel Park Plaza, Shahdara, New Delhi, India.

AICF Event Code : 158407 to 158420/DEL/2017


Selangor Open 2017

CAS will be organizing the Oldest Chess Tournament in the country from 27th April to 1st May. This year we will be celebrating 44 continuous years of our event that has a very colorful history since its first inception in 1974. This event will be divided into 2 Categories i.e. an Open Section and a Challenger Section.
This 9-round Open Section with the time control 90 minutes plus 30 seconds increment from move 1 that comprises of RM 21,000/= in cash for the Top 20 winners (Champion RM 6,000), RM 3,000/= in cash awaiting 15 winners in Special Prizes, and 15 Trophies for the Best Schools / IPT in Malaysia. This Open section is open to all.

Prospectus : http://selangorchess.blogspot.my/2017/03/44th-selangor-open-274-15-prospectus.html?m=1