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The Hindu in School Chess Tourney

Posted on 06-Dec-2017

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The Hindu in school chess tourney on Dec. 10.

Competition will be held in four categories -- U-9, U-11, U-13, U-15

The Hindu in School Chess Competition 2017 will be held here on December 10 at Swarna Bharathi Indoor Stadium.

The tournament will be held in four categories: under 9 years, under 11, under 13 and under 15 years.

The competition follows the Swiss league format under the latest FIDE rapid rules, in order to give every participant a fair chance to win.

How to participate

To register, eligible students need to log on to www.thehindu.com/thischess

On completion of the registration and payment process, a payment acknowledgement will be sent to the registered email ID

All participants must produce the print out of the payment acknowledgement towards duly filled Reporting Form (reporting form will be issued at the entrance of the tournament venue) along with school ID or a bona fide letter issued by the school.

The organizers reserve the right to admit or refuse any entry without assigning any reason thereof. Arbiter’s decision is final and binding on all disputes. The candidates can watch the website for latest developments. The registration fee is ₹ 150 per participants. The players must bring their own chess sets and chess clocks, if available.

The presenting sponsor is Thryocare, knowledge partner is Arrow Publications and is being conducted under the aegis of AP Chess Association.

For details call: 9848834944 or 9985941541.
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