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Chess event in honour of GM Anand

MUMBAI: Chanakya Chess Club will be organising the second edition of the Mega Chess Festival to honour Grandmaster Viswanathan Anand.

The tournament will be hosted at the Oberoi International School, Goregaon (East) on December 18, 2010 and will be for boys and girls in the age groups U-6, U-8, U-10, U-12 and U-16. The event is for Mumbai school students up till the 10th standard. A special competition for participants’ parents will also be held.

Chanakya CC, in association with the Bombay Chess Association, will conduct the event. According to Chanakya CC President Dhananjay Ramraje, nearly 500 students from 40 schools will take part in the tournament, which was initially launched in 2004.

Each game would be of 50 minutes duration for each player and the format is Swiss League, as per FIDE guidelines, he said. — Special Correspondent


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