3rd Kolkata International Grandmasters Open 2018 preview
After a three year hiatus, Dibyendu Barua Chess Academy and AllSport Foundation will bring back the much awaited 3rd edition of Kolkata International Grandmasters Open Chess Tournament on 14th May and conclude on 22nd May 2018. Total Prize fund will be ₹19 lacs cash including first prize being ₹3 lacs cash. That's not all. There will be another tournament for players rated 1999 and below where the first prize will be ₹70000 cash. GMs will be provided free accommodation on double sharing basis and other players participating in the 'A' group will also be provided accommodation double/triple sharing basis. ChessBase India will be present at the tournament for extensive coverage.
3rd Kolkata International Grandmasters Open Chess Tournament 2018
Vemue: Indian Council for Cultural Relations, Kolkata
Date: 14th to 22nd May 2018
Time control: 90 minutes plus 30 seconds increment from move 1 for the entire game.
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