CATEGORY: A

Prizes : Total Cash Prizes:Rs.13,00,000/-

RANK PRIZE (INR) RANK PRIZE (INR)
1st 2,00,000/- + Trophy 2nd 1,50,000/- + Trophy
3rd 1,25,000/- + Trophy 4th 1,00,000/-
5th 80,000/- 6th 60,000/-
7th 40,000/- 8th 30,000/-
9th 25,000/- 10th 20,000/-
11th to 20th 15,000/- 21st to 30th 10,000/-

Category Prizes

CATEGORY 1st PRIZE  2nd PRIZE  3rd PRIZE 
Best Women 8,000/- 7,000/- 5,000/-
Best below 2399 8,000/- 7,000/- 5,000/-
Best below 2299 8,000/- 7,000/- 5,000/-
Best below 2199 8,000/- 7,000/- 5,000/-
Best below 2099 8,000/- 7,000/- 5,000/-
Best U-15 Player 8,000/- 7,000/- 5,000/-
Best U-10 Player 8,000/- 7,000/- 5,000/-
Best Gujarat Player 8,000/- 7,000/- 5,000/-
Best Gujarat Female 8,000/- 7,000/- 5,000/-
Best Foreign Player
(Other than GM/IM/WGM/WIM)
8,000/- 7,000/- 5,000/-
Best Veteran (60+) 8,000/- 7,000/- 5,000/-

Note:

  • Indian Income Tax Act and Rules will be applicable.
  • Please note that one player will be given one (higher) prize only.

Eligibility

Players, whose FIDE rating is 2000 & above as on 15-Sept-2019 can participate in this event.

Entry Fee

  • GM, IM, WGM, WIM:Free
  • Rated above 2300 Rs.6500/-
  • Rated below 2299 Rs.7500/-
  • Players whose current rating is below 2000 but their highest rating is 2000 or above Rs.9500/-

Special Entry

The Organising Committee reserves the right to accept the entries below the rating barrier with an entry fee of Rs.10,000/-. No request towards waiver of the entry fee will be entertained.

The last date of entry: 7th September, 2019. Entries with late fee of Rs.500/- will be entertained up to 20th September 2019.

Tournament Rules:

  • System of Play:
  • The tournament will be conducted as per FIDE Laws of Chess and FIDE Swiss System with 10 rounds.

  • Time Control & Default Time:
  • 90 Minutes plus 30-second increment from move 1 for the entire game. The default time (walk over time) will be 15 minutes.

  • Draw Agreement
  • Players cannot agree to a draw without the consent of the arbiter before each player makes at least 30 moves.

  • Tie Break:
  • In case of a tie, the latest FIDE Rules shall come into effect. The Cash prizes, however, will not be shared.

  • Accommodation:
  • All GMs, IMs, WGMs, and WIMs will be provided free AC accommodation (similar to three stars) on a double/triple sharing basis. All other participants will be provided AC accommodation on six sharing basis/dormitory by paying Rs.150/- per day per person for the entire duration of the event on first come first serve basis. For further details, you can contact Mr. B. J.Patel +91 94276 05016, Mr. Bhavesh Patel +91 94260 64702, Mr.Mayur Patel +91 98982 20553, Mr. Joy Chauhan +91 90990 50345, Mr. Ankit Dalal +91 78788 60008 & Mr. Amit Parikh +91 98980 87374.

    GUJARAT CHESS ASSOCIATION
    Address:
    Gujarat State Chess Association
    Rifle Club, Nr. Bhavan's College,
    Khanpur, Ahmedabad 380001
    Gujarat, INDIA

    Phone: 079 22113746
    (M) +91 9426064702

    Email: bhavesh.chess@gmail.com

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