KL Open Chess Championship

September 3-9th in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

kl open chess championship

KL Open Chess Championship will take place September 3-9 in Kuala Lampur. It will be a Swiss tournament, rated by FIDE, with time control 90 minutes for the whole game with 30 seconds increment for every move starting from the first move.
The prize fund is RM 40 000 and the entry is free for GM/IM/WGM/WIM and players over 2400 ELO points.

KL Open Chess Championship is organised by Kuala Lumpur Chess Association (KLCA) with sponsorship from Masterskill
University College of Health Sciences and is supported by Malaysian Chess Federation.

The tournament is expected to grow further after last year’s successful event. For more information, details, and entry forms, please contact Peter Long at

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