Local star GM Narayanan leads Kolkata International Chess with 1 to go


Standings after 8 rounds (top 40)

The 3rd Kolkata International Grandmaster Open Chess Tournament will be held from 14 to 22 May in Kolkata.

Chess venue will be The New Town School. Tournament is organised by Dibyendu Barua and Allsport Foundation.

System of Play:

The 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 chess game.
More then 200 players are expected. Top local seeded are GM Abhijeet Gupta, GM Murali Karthikeyan, etc…