MCC2017

 

Yayasan Al-Khatiri Multi Purpose Hall,
Kubang Kerian, Kota Bharu, Kelantan

23 – 27 March 2017

Joint Organisers: Persatuan Catur Negeri Kelantan (PCNK) & Malaysian Chess Federation (MCF)

 

The Malaysian Chess Championship is scheduled from 23rd March to 27th March 2017 at Yayasan Al Khatiri Multi Purpose Hall, Kubang Kerian, Kota Bharu, Kelantan. Each State is allowed to send 2 Official Players (fulfilling min national rating /FIDE rating criteria) and 4 Wild Card Players (need not fulfil rating criteria) which is treated as Extra State Player for both Men and Women Category. Each State can also send as many Extra State players as long as they fulfil the rating criteria.

The criteria for Official Player and Extra State Players (except Wild Card Player) as follows:-

  • Men Qualification : A minimum rating level of either NR 1650 OR FIDE 1800
  • Women Qualification : A minimum rating level of either NR 1400 OR FIDE 1550

 

PCNK’s Statement On H5N1 and MCC2017

 

Prizes:
MAIN PRIZES OPEN WOMEN
Champion CHALLENGE TROPHY
Cash RM1,000 + Gold Medal
CHALLENGE TROPHY
Cash RM1,000.00 + Gold Medal
2nd Cash RM600.00 + Silver Medal Cash RM600.00 + Silver Medal
3rd Cash RM400.00 + Bronze Medal Cash RM400.00 + Bronze Medal
4th – 10th Medal Medal
  • The top 10 players shall receive certificates of achievements.
  • All players shall receive certificates of participation.

 

Playing Schedule:
Day / Date Time Item
WEDNESDAY
22nd March 2017
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21:00
Arrivals
Players Meeting
THURSDAY
23rd March 2017
09:00
15:00
Round 1
Round 2
FRIDAY
24th March 2017
09:00
15:00
Round 3
Round 4
SATURDAY
25th March 2017
09:00
15:00
Round 5
Round 6
SUNDAY
26th March 2017
09:00
15:00
Round 7
Round 8
MONDAY
27th March 2017
09:00
13:30
14:30
Round 9
Closing Ceremony
Blitz tournament
Departure
IMPORTANT NOTE:
Players who have not been confirmed participation by their respective States and be present during the Players Meeting on 22nd March 2017 at 21:00 shall not be paired for the first round.

 

Rules and Regulations:
  1. The tournament will be played according to the Swiss System in 9 rounds.
  2. The Rate of play shall be according to FIDE regulations 90 minutes with an increment of 30 seconds permove starting from move 1. (All moves must be recorded at all times)
  3. FIDE rules and regulations for Standard Chess applies.

 

Venue:

Yayasan Al-Khatiri Multi Purpose Hall, Kubang Kerian, Kota Bharu, Kelantan.

 

Sponsors:

RISDA

Yayasan Al Khatiri

 

 

 

 

Contacts:
PCNK Secretariat: MCF Secretariat: 
Nik Mohd Azrihan Abdul Ghafar
Email: [email protected] 
H/P: 010-9245096
Gregory Lau
Email: [email protected] 
H/P: 010-2888087

Haslindah Ruslan (Treasurer)
Email: [email protected]
H/P: 013-332 8101

For accommodation inquiries kindly liaise with Norazlin Juarih H/P: 017-9674737

Recommended Hotel: Al Khatiri Hotel, Kota Bharu, Kelantan

 

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