Thursday, 15 August 2013

Sunday, 11 August 2013

Round 8 live games

Day 3 - video

SWENSEN Age Group Name List

The final list of the SWENSEN Age Group Event is finally ready. Players, Parents and Coaches are requested to check out the listing and inform the organizer of any correction, amendments, deletion or addition that needs to be made before the event starts at 8:00am on Tuesday, 13th August 2013

For U8 Section, Boys and Girls - Total of 75 players
 For U10 Section, Boys and Girls - Total of 90 players
 For U12 Section, Boys and Girls - Total of 64 players
 For U14 Section, Boys and Girls - Total of 66 players
 For U16 Section, Boys and Girls - Total of 14 players

Monday, 5 August 2013

SWENSEN Age Group Event - Announcement

The response to the SWENSEN Age Group event has been so encouraging that ALL of the vouchers offered to the first 200 participants have been taken up. Whilst registration are still open for young talented kids of all age groups to participate in the event, there will be no additional vouchers given out to those who registered to play from today onwards.

Last year, the event attracted as many as 420 players from all over the country including children from as far Iran, Australia, Hong Kong, India and our southern neighbor Singapore.

The SWENSEN Age Group event is scheduled to be held on Tuesday, 13th August starting at 8:00am with prize giving ceremony to be held around 6:00pm. 

Those who would like to inquire more about the event, please contact Abd Hamid Majid at +6019.315.8098 or email him at


Malaysian Chess Festival Player's List

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Tentative List of Players

Foremost - To all Muslim readers, and Malaysians in general, a Prosperous and Happy Hari Raya Eid Fitri to you and your family from the Organizing Committee of the 10th IGB Malaysian Chess Festival 2013

Append below are the tentative list of players that have registered for the 10th IGB Malaysia Open, AMBANK Amateur Chess Challenges, and KLK Tan Sri Lee Loy Seng Seniors Open which will start from 9th August (with players meeting at 9:00pm) and Round 1 to clock off at 9:00am the next day, Saturday, 10th August 2013. The final Round 9 to be played on Friday, 16th August 2013 with Blitz to follow after Friday prayers starting at 3:00pm and prize giving ceremony for the main categories a bit later in the evening.

So far, there are 115 players for the Malaysia Open, 85 players for Amateur and 20 players for the Seniors.

If you have registered but your name has been left out, or your name has been included but you are not playing - or playing in a different category/event, please contact Abd Hamid Majid at +6019.315.8098 or email him at to rectify the error.

(You can click on the image to get a better view)
10th IGB Malaysian Open 2013

AMBANK Amateur Chess Challenge
KLK Tan Sri Lee Loy Seng Seniors Open

Thursday, 30 May 2013

The 2013 Cover in Red and Black

And the Official Hotel:

Link to download Entry Forms
2004 - 2005

2005 - 2006

2006 - 2007

2007 - 2008

2008 - 2009

2009 - 2010

2010 - 2011

2011 - 2012


10th IGB Dato' Arthur Tan International Open Chess Championship 2013

4th KLK Tan Sri Lee Loy Seng International Seniors Open Chess Championship 2013

 8th AmBank Malaysia Chess Challenge 2013

33rd ASTRO Merdeka Rapid Open Team Chess Championship 2013




Thursday, 9 May 2013

Malaysian Chess Festival 2013



9th August to 19th August 2013
Mid Valley Cities, Mid Valley
Kuala Lumpur