Prize fund Rs.6,00,000 ----- First Prize Rs.50,000 ----- 26th of January 2019 ----- one day below-1800 rapid
The highest prize money below 1800 one day rapid chess tournament ever held on Indian soil. The total prize fund is Rs.6,00,000. The first prize is Rs.50,000. And mind you, the tournament will last for only one day! The venue is Ram Mandir Trust Hall, Jogeshwari (east), Mumbai. The time control is 15 minutes + 3 seconds increment, 9 rounds. All under-16 players who pay the entry fee will also receive four-hour training with GM Saptarshi Roy as well as ChessBase training workshop and a special quiz on 27th of January.
1. The below 1800 is based on rapid ratings
2. The tournament is not FIDE rated
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3) Players list
This is a one-day event that will be held on the 26th of January 2019. The reporting time is 10 a.m. and the round will start at 11 a.m. The tournament will be held on the 26th of January. However, there is a special GM coaching for players under-16 for four hours on 27th of January, as well as the ChessBase workshop and a special quiz. The venue is the same. Those who are above 16 can contact the organizers for special entry.
The total prize fund is Rs.6,00,000 with the first prize of Rs.50,000. But this prize fund is for 399 or less entries. If the entries are more than 399 then the prize fund increases by Rs.1,00,000.
Apart from this we also have prizes in the form of books. Under-8, 10, 12, 14 and 16 each have ten books to top ten finishers (total 50 books).
Under -8: Chess Tactics from Scratch (10 prizes)
Under-10: Chess Tactics from Scratch (10 prizes)
Under-12: Silman's Endgame course (10 prizes)
Under-14: Silman's Endgame course (10 prizes)
Under-16: Calculation by Jacob Aagaard (10 prizes)
System of Play
15 minutes + 3 seconds increment, 9 rounds
Pay entry fees:
The entry fee of the tournament is:
Rs.2,500 for first 100 entries
Rs. 2700 for next 100 entries
Rs. 3,000 for remaining entries
How to pay entry fees?
All those who pay their entries through ChessBase India will get one month ChessBase Premium Account.
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