Akshayakalpa makes entry into Hyderabad Chess scene
Akshayakalpa Organic, a well-known name in the Bangalore chess fraternity, has extended its support and presence to the Hyderabad chess scene. This is a significant step in the expansion and collaboration within the chess community. Hyderabad Chess Centre is organizing the Akshayakalpa Organic 3rd HCC Open Telangana State Chess Tournament. It will take place at Olivemount Global School in Hyderabad, Telangana on the 22nd October. This tournament is expected to be a notable event in the Hyderabad chess calendar. Check out the journey of Hyderabad Chess Centre so far. Photos: FI CM Amithpal Singh
HCC organizes a rapid tournament this Sunday in Hyderabad, Telangana
HCC was founded on July 7th, 2021, with the primary aim of providing a dedicated space for chess enthusiasts to practice, exchange knowledge, and organize quality chess tournaments with excellent facilities. The organization currently has 21 members who contribute financially to support the center's activities.
Newly Elected HCC Office Bearers
Elections for the HCC office bearers were held on July 27th, 2023, resulting in a new leadership team. The newly elected office bearers are:
President: Amithpal Singh
General Secretary: Y Sameer Kumar
Treasurer: Daya Bethi
Vice Presidents: M Swapna and P V Satyanarayana
Joint Secretaries: Chetan Sharma, Y Ramesh
EC Members: M Rama Mohan Rao, V S N Murthy and D Praveen Kumar
Collaboration with Akshayakalpa Organic
The new HCC office bearers have begun their tenure by actively seeking sponsorships for the center. This initiative has resulted in the collaboration with Akshayakalpa, which is now the Title Sponsor for the 3rd HCC Open Telangana State Chess Tournament 2023.
This update reflects the positive growth and commitment of HCC and the significant contribution of Akshayakalpa to the chess community in Hyderabad. It's a promising step toward fostering chess talent and organizing successful tournaments.
First two editions
Practice at HCC
Players of all ages visit Hyderabad Chess Centre for practice, national level, rated players, titled players come regularly which is actually helping Hyderabad to produce strong chess players. Hyderabad Chess Centre is situated in the centre of city at Secunderabad YMCA. It is ppen on all weekdays 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.
About the Author
Amithpal Singh is a Candidate Master and FIDE Instructor. He is the President of Hyderabad Chess Centre and also the Director of Maestro Chess Academy.