Sunday, February 19, 2012

New Nagas Standard Chess Tournament (17-18/03/2012)

Posted by GilaChess
New Nagas Standard Chess Tournament,
17th  & 18th  March 2012

@ Dato’ Arthur Tan Chess Centre, 4th  Flr Kompleks Wilayah, Jalan Dang Wangi, Kuala Lumpur

Eligibility:   Malaysians with a FIDE rating below 2200 or Malaysians without a FIDE rating.

Format:        7 Rounds Swiss System (The Swiss Manager pairing program shall be used).

               Accelerated pairings shall be used for the first 2 or 3 rounds.

Time Control:  20 min with increment of 30 seconds per move for only the first 30 moves, plus a 
further 25 minutes each to the finish. Entry fees: RM50 per participant Prizes: Champion : RM300 2nd Place: RM250 3rd Place: RM200 4th Place: RM150 5th Place: RM100 6th Place : RM80 7th Place: RM70 8th Place: RM60 9th Place: RM50 10th – 15th Places: RM40 each Tie-break: 1) No. of wins 2) Buchholz 3) SB Prize money is shared if players are still tied after applying the above tie-breaks. Schedule: Saturday (17 March) Sunday (18 March) Late Registration: 8.30 am to 8.50 am Players’ Briefing: 9.10 am Round 1: 9.15 am – 11.15 am Round 2: 11.30 am – 1.30 pm Round 3: 2.30 pm – 4.30 pm Round 4: 4.45 pm – 6.45 pm Round 5: 8.45 am – 10.45 am Round 6: 11.00 am – 1.00 pm Round 7: 2.15 pm – 4.15 pm Prize Giving: 4.30 pm Ratings: 1) The results of this event shall be sent to MCF for National Rating; and 2) The results of this event shall be rated in a new Standard Chess Rating List
that includes only results of events with time control of at least 60/G. 

Game Scores: An event games database with up to the first 30 moves played at the 
first 10 boards of each round shall be provided (via email) free to each participant.

1) Please pay the amount for entry fees to:

Maybank Account No: 108048265782 (Account Name: Fong Yit San),
and send details of your Full Name, Mykad/Mykid No., Email address, Handphone
contact no. and   an image of the bank pay-in slip to by 14 March 
2012 (closing date); OR

2)Submit the completed Registration Form and payment by hand to Eddy Fong,
Fong Yit Ho or Fong Yit San who may be present at upcoming chess events.
The Organiser reserves the absolute right to reject or not to accept any entry.

Late registration (after 14 March 2012) shall be accepted at the absolute discretion of the

Organiser subject to a penalty of RM10.

Enquiries: Please email or call Eddy Fong at 016-6397535.


* FIDE Laws of Chess shall apply except where stated otherwise.

* Any  player  who  fails  to  appear  for  his  game  within  10  minutes  of  the  start  
of the game shall forfeit the game.

* A player, who, without informing the Arbiter before the pairing list for a
round is posted, fails to turn up for that round or who forfeits a game shall be deemed to have withdrawn from the event.
* It is compulsory for each player to record the first 30 moves of each game.
* The Arbiter’s decision on any dispute or application of tournament rules is final.