Chess venue will be The New Town School. Tournament is organised by Dibyendu Barua and Allsport Foundation.
System of Play:
The chess tournament will be conducted as per FIDE Laws of Chess and FIDE Swiss System with 9 rounds.
Time Control: 90 minutes plus 30 seconds increment from move 1 for the entire game.
More then 200 players are expected. Top seeded are GM Nigel Short, GM Abhijeet Gupta, GM Murali Karthikeyan etc…