Standings after 8 rounds (top 40)
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…