Monthly Archives: July 2017

Selection Tournament For 12th KPMC

Dear members, a selection will be held on 15th July 2017 (Sat) to select a representative player for the coming 12th KPMC (Korea Prime Minister Cup International Amateur Baduk Championship), participation is open to all MWA members, the winner the be selected to represent Malaysia to compete in 12th KPMC in Korea.

Selection Tournament info:

  • Date/Time: 15 July 2017 (Sat) , 2pm – 6pm
  • Venue: Kongzi Institute, UM
  • Eligibility: Open to all MWA members (must hold a Malaysian passport)
  • Champion will be selected to represent MWA in 12th KPMC 

12th KPMC Info:

  • Event: The 12th Korea Prime Minister Cup International Amateur Baduk Championship
  • Date: 9th to 15th of September 2017
  • Venue: Julpo Bay Tidal Ecological Park in Buan County, Jeollabuk-do, South Korea
  • Host Organization: Korea Amateur Baduk Association (KABA)
  • Invited Participants: 76 countries/territories
  • Tournament rules: 6-round Swiss system, Komi 6.5 points, 40 min + 30 sec 3 times
  • Expenses:
    • Accommodation and meals will be borne by organizer
    • Organizer will pay 70% of air fares (up to max USD350)
  • Further inquiry: Please contact Jimmy Cheng if you are interested to participate.