KL Open, 4-10 September 2011 Print
Sunday, 15 May 2011 19:24
KLCAThe 4th Kuala Lumpur International Open Chess Championship for the Raja Nazrin Shah Challenge Trophy is scheduled to take place from 4-10 September 2011.

The tournament is sponsored by the Masterskill Education Group Berhad and organised by Polgar Chess Asia for the Kuala Lumpur Chess Association (KLCA) under the auspices of the Malaysian Chess Federation (MCF) and is registered and recognised by the World Chess Federation (FIDE) as an international title and rated tournament.

The tournament will be played over 9 rounds using the FIDE Swiss System as paired using the Swiss Manager program. The time control used will be the FIDE time control of 90 minutes for the first 40 moves, followed by 30 minutes for the rest of the game with an addition of 30 seconds per move starting from move one.

See www.klchess.com for updates.

Peter Long is the Tournament Director and may be contacted at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .

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