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Monday, September 16, 2013

Two International Chess Open Tournaments in New Delhi area in January 2014

Chess Blog for Daily Chess News and Trivia (c) Alexandra Kosteniuk, 2013  

Hi everyone, 

Would you like to spend an entire January in India in 2014? Two special chess tournaments are being organised back-to-back in India in January, 2014. The 2nd Gurgaon Open and the 12th Delhi Open will be held between 1st and 16th January in the Indian capital and nearby Gurgaon (20km distance).

The 2nd Gurgaon International Open Chess Tournament will take place on from 1-8th January, 2014, at the Suncity School, Suncity Township, Sector 54, in Gurgaon. The tournament is organized by the Haryana Chess Association and Gurgaon Chess Association under the aegis of All India Chess Federation. The tournament will be conducted as per FIDE Laws of Chess and FIDE Swiss System. 10 rounds will be played. 

Download full regulations (.doc)

The 12th Delhi International Open Grandmasters Chess Tournament will take place on 9-16th January, 2014, at the Ludlow Castle Sports Complex Civil Lines in New Delhi.

There will be three playing groups: Category A (for players rated 2000 and above), Category B (U1999) and Category C (U1599). The tournament will be conducted as per FIDE Laws of Chess and FIDE Swiss System with 10 rounds. 

Download full regulations (PDF)

The organizers are giving combined conditions to Grandmasters for both events. Contacts with phone numbers and email addresses are provided in attached files. 

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