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Guwahati, Delhi and Gujarat to host three GM Open tournaments in March 2022

by Shahid Ahmed - 10/02/2022

Over-the-board chess tournament is resuming in India, starting with National Senior Open and Women 2022 later this month. If you wish to play strong GM tournaments and worry about travel uncertainties outside the country, fret not. There will be three consecutive GM Open tournaments at Guwahati, Delhi and Ahmedabad. It starts from 13th March, immediately after the conclusion of National Junior. So even if you are playing in any of the four confirmed National championships, you can make plans for the three strong events which has a very good prize fund too. Check out the excellent conditions which are being offered for foreign GMs, IMs, WGMs and WIMs at three GM Open events. Photo: Various tournament circulars

Upcoming tournaments in February-March 2022

Few days ago, we had already mentioned the details of upcoming National Senior Open and Women 2022. There will be three consecutive GM Open tournaments in Guwahati, Delhi and Gujarat next month, starting from 13th March and the final event concluding on 7th April 2022.

MPL Natiol Senior Open and Women will start on 25th February 2022

Conditions for foreign titled players at Guwahati, Delhi and Gujarat GM Open

For GMs: Air fare compensation to reach India, all internal air tickets and full board accommodation on double sharing basis.

For IMs WGMs and WIMs: Pocket money, internal air tickets in India and full board accommodation.

Please contact: delhiinternationalchess2014@gmail.com, phone no. for Whatsapp: +919958030007

February: West Bengal State Senior Open 2022

Schedule

West Bengal State Senior Open 2022 will take place from 13th to 16th February 2022 at Kolkata, West Bengal.

Prizes

Total cash prize - ₹115000 + trophies.

Details

1st Chandrasekhar Azad Memorial All India Open Rapid Rating 2022

Schedule

1st Chandrashekhar Azad Memorial All India Open Rapid Rating will take place on 26th and 27th February 2022 at Jhabua, Madhya Pradesh.

Prizes

Total prize fund - ₹300000. Total number of prizes - 52.

Details

March: MPL 46th National Sub-Junior Open and 37th National Sub-Junior Girls 2022

Schedule

MPL 46th National Sub-Junior (Under-16) Open and 37th National Sub-Junior (Under-16) Girls Chess Championships will take place at New Delhi from 4th to 8th March 2022.

Prizes

Total prize fund - ₹450000. Total number of prizes - 40.

Details

MPL 50th National Junior Open and 35th National Junior Girls 2022

Schedule

MPL 50th National Junior (Under-20) Open and 35th National Junior (Under-20)  Girls Chess Championships will take place at Gurgaon from 9th to 13th March 2022.

Prizes

Total prize fund - ₹500000. Total number of prizes - 40.

Details

Masthanaiah All India Rapid Rating Open 2022

Schedule

Masthanaiah All India Rapid Rating Open will take place on 12th and 13th March 2022 at Nellore, Andhra Pradesh.

Prizes

Total prize fund - ₹400000. Total number of prizes - 100 in main category.

Details

1st Guwahati International GM Open 2022

Schedule

1st Guwahati International GM Open will take place from 13th to 20th March 2022 at Guwahati, Assam.

Prize

Total prize fund - ₹15,00,000. Total number of prizes - 51.

Details

16th BRDCA All India Rapid Rating Open

Schedule

16th BRDCA All India Rapid Rating Open will take place on 19th and 20th March 2022 at Bangalore, Karnataka.

Prize

Total prize fund - ₹200000.

Details

19th Delhi International GM Open 2022

Schedule

19th Delhi International GM Open will take place from 22nd to 29th March 2022 at New Delhi.

Prize

Total prize fund - ₹25,00,000. Total number of prizes - 49.

Details

3rd Gujarat International GM Open 2022

Schedule

3rd Gujarat International GM Open will take place from 31st March to 7th April 2022 at Ahmedabad, Gujarat.

Prize

Total prize fund - ₹15,00,000. Total number of prizes - 51.

Details

There are various other State, State level and National level Standard, Rapid and Blitz Rating and International tournaments all over the world including India for the year 2022. It can be found here.

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