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DYES, MPL to host online Chess Tournament to raise relief funds
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DYES, MPL to host online Chess Tournament to raise relief funds

April 29, 2020

Mysore/Mysuru: The Department of Youth Empowerment and Sports (DYES), Government of Karnataka, will be hosting an online Chess Tournament to raise funds for COVID-19 relief, in association with United Karnataka Chess Association (UKCA – Affiliated to AICF, recognised by the Karnataka Government) and Bengaluru-based Mobile Premier League (MPL), a mobile gaming platform. The tournament will…

UKCA cancels all Chess Tourneys
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UKCA cancels all Chess Tourneys

March 17, 2020

The United Karnataka Chess Association (UKCA), the parent body of Chess Organisations in the State, has decided to cancel all Chess Tournaments of the District and the State Selection Tournaments in Karnataka                 State up to Apr.15. The Tournaments declared earlier now stands postponed. This decision was taken to fulfil the health and safety measures as…

State-level Open Chess Tourney
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State-level Open Chess Tourney

March 10, 2020

Vidyavardhaka College of Engineering (VVCE), Mysuru, jointly with the Knight Riders Sports Club, will be conducting a State-level Open Chess Tournament at the VVCE premises on Apr.19. Entry fee is Rs.700 for Open category. For VVCE students, Rs.300 and for Age Category, Rs.500. Last date to register is Apr.17. Cash prizes worth Rs.40,000 will be…

Open and Inter-School Chess Tournament
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Open and Inter-School Chess Tournament

March 3, 2020

The Young India Sports Academy, Mysuru, will be conducting ‘Open and Inter-School Chess Tournament’ at Pragathi Elite Public School premises, CFTRI Layout, 2nd Stage, Bogadi, on Apr.5. Entry fee is Rs.750 for Open category and Rs.500 for Age category. Events will be conducted for Open section in Below 1200 Rating, Below 1400 Rating and Below…

Mysureans excel at Dwaraka Trophy  Inter-District Open Rapid Chess
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Mysureans excel at Dwaraka Trophy Inter-District Open Rapid Chess

March 2, 2020

Mysuru lad M.D. Chiranth with 6.5 points from seven round clinched the title in the Dwaraka Trophy 2020 Inter-District Open Rapid Chess Tournament held at Royal Diamond English School premises in Shivamogga yesterday. Mysuru lad M.P. Ajith finished second with 6 points from seven rounds. Final Placings M.D. Chiranth (6.5), 2. M.P.Ajith (6-36.5), 3. Ramachandra…

Chikmagalur Chess: Bengaluru’s Aravind Shastry triumphs
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Chikmagalur Chess: Bengaluru’s Aravind Shastry triumphs

February 25, 2020

Mysureans grab second and third place Aravind Shastry with 7 points from seven rounds clinched the title in the Chikamaglur Fest State-level Open Chess Tournament 2020, conducted by Chikamaglur District Chess Association at AIT BGS Block Seminar Hall here on Sunday. Mysuru lad M.P. Ajith with 6 points from seven rounds secured the runner-up spot….

U-19 Chess Tourney at Chamarajanagar
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U-19 Chess Tourney at Chamarajanagar

February 15, 2020

The Chamarajanagar District Chess Association will be conducting the Under-19 Open Chess Tournament 2020 at Maharishi Valmiki Bhavana here on Feb. 23. Entry fees is Rs.300. Events will also be held for U-8, U-10, U-12 & U-14 sections. The top five place winners in the boys & girls sections will be given prizes and there…

U-19 Chess Tourney in Chamarajanagar
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U-19 Chess Tourney in Chamarajanagar

February 10, 2020

The Chamarajanagar District Chess Association will be conducting U-19 Open Chess Tournament at Chamarajanagar on Feb. 19. Events will be held for U-8, U-10, U-12, U-14 (Boys & Girls) and Open. Five category prizes for boys and girls will be given in each section. For details and entries, contact Kishore on Mob: 97396-75477 or 90601-12114.

Karnataka State Open U-9 Chess Tourney: Two players share lead
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Karnataka State Open U-9 Chess Tourney: Two players share lead

January 19, 2020

Two players from Bengaluru, Amogh Bisht and Advaith Prabhuraj, with 5.5 points each, shared the lead after six rounds on the second day of the Karnataka State U-9 Open Chess Championship 2020 conducted by Mysore Chess Centre under the aegis of UKCA at the Mall of Mysore premises here yesterday. In the U-9 Girls section,…

Shreyas excels in U-17 FIDE Rated Chess Tourney
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Shreyas excels in U-17 FIDE Rated Chess Tourney

January 16, 2020

Mysuru lad Shreyas K. Patil, from Mysuru, taking part in the Karnataka State U-17 Open FIDE Rated Chess Tournament held in Bengaluru from Jan. 10 to 12, secured 6.5 points from 9 rounds in the U-17 Boys section, and secured the 18th place among 162 participants in the Open section. Shreyas Patil won second place…

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