Sahaj Grover shines at Durban

Delhi’s Grandmaster Sahaj Grover came up with a splendid effort to bag the South African open, blitz and rapid championship held at Durban in South Africa. Sahaj did not lose a single game in any of the events and was a clear winner in all three. In the blitz section, Sahaj conceded a lone draw Read More …

Congratulations Vantika Agrawal; New WIM from Delhi

Delhi girl Vantika Agrawal completed all the requirements to become new Women International Master of the country. She achieved her third and final WIM norm in Group A event of Sant Marti Open, Spain which concluded yesterday. Earlier she achieved her first norm at IIFL Mumbai Open-2016 and Second Norm at Sharjah Open-2017.  However the Read More …

Prithu Gupta secure second IM Norm

Delhi youngster Prithu Gupta achieved his second IM Norm at 13th Prague Chess Festival Golden Prague Tournament B at Prague, Czech Republic last week. In the 10 player round robin tournament, he finished as winner by scoring 7 points apart from securing his second IM Norm. Earlier he secured his maiden norm at Silver Lake Open, Read More …

Schedule : Delhi State Rapid, Blitz, Amateur and Open FIDE Rated Chess Championships

Delhi State Rapid, Blitz, Amateur and Open FIDE Rated Chess Championship in association with ShOObh Group will be conducted at Great Gatsby Club, Club Avenue, Indraprastha Extn, New Delhi-110092 from 20-27 Jul 17. For detailed schedule and regulations please see the detailed prospectus. CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD PROSPECTUS The nearest metro station to the venue Read More …

Reports : Commonwealth Chess Championship

Report 9 : 10 July 17 Abhijeet Gupta scores a hat-trick in Commonwealth Chess Grandmaster and former world junior champion Abhijeet Gupta came up with an inspired performance in the final round to crush Aleksander Wohl of Australia and annexed the gold medal in the Commonwealth Chess Championship 2017. The Delhi-based stretched his total Commonwealth Read More …

Prithu Gupta secure maiden IM Norm

Delhi youngster Prithu Gupta secured his maiden International Master Norm at Silver Lake Open, Serbia on last Sunday. Prithu started as 70th seed in the event and finished at creditable 16th position and increased 137 rating points. Delhi Chess Association congratulate Prithu for his remarkable performance.