15TH DELHI INTERNATIONAL GRANDMASTERS OPEN CHESS TOURNAMENT-2017 : PROSPECTUS, ONLINE REGISTRATION & ENTRIES RECEIVED

15TH DELHI INTERNATIONAL OPEN GRANDMASTERS CHESS TOURNAMENT-2017 WILL BE HELD AT LUDLOW CASTLE SPORTS COMPLEX, CIVIL LINES, NEW DELHI FROM 09-16 JAN 2017. RECORD PRIZE FUND OF RS. 51,51,000/- (Category ‘A’ above 2000 rating Rs. 18.17 lakh; Category ‘B’ 1999 & below Rs. 17.17 lakh and Category ‘C’ 1599 & below Rs. 16.17 lakh). For more details download Read More …

NATIONAL SUB-JUNIOR CHESS CHAMPIONSHIP-2016 : REPORT, PHOTOS, RESULTS & PAIRINGS

Report Day 9 Mitrabha and Harshita National Sub-Junior Champions Mitrabha Guha of West Bengal becomes National Sub-Junior Champion after defeating second seed Rathanvel V S of Tamilnadu in the eleventh and final round of the National Sub-Junior Championship which concluded here at Indira Gandhi Stadium on Monday. In the final round, Arjun Erigaisi of Telangana Read More …

Aryan Chopra; New Grandmaster from Delhi

Delhi youngster Aryan Chopra completed all the requirements to become the new Grandmaster from India after crossing the live rating barrier of 2500 during the ongoing 13th IGB Dato Arthur Tan International Open Chess Championship-2016 at Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Earlier he completed his norm requirements at 23rd Abu Dhabi International Chess Festival Masters Tournament by Read More …

GUIDELINES FOR PARTICIPATION OF DELHI PLAYERS IN NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS

All the players desirous to participate in Nationals must be registered with Delhi Chess Association for the year 2016-17. As per the guidelines of All India Chess Federation, players must wear uniform kitting to participate in Nationals. So players (Official/Special Entries) desirous to participate in Nationals are to forward their willingness to Delhi Chess Association Read More …

Somak Palit wins Grihapravesh Open

International Master Somak Palit of Railways won the Grihapravesh Open FIDE Rated Chess Tournament at Ludlow Castle Sports Complex, New Delhi on Independence day.  Somak along with International Master Navin Kanna T U of Tamilnadu and Anwesh Upadhyaya of Odisha tied for the winner’s trophy with 8 points but better tie break score helped Somak to Read More …