News & Events

6th National School Chess Championship, ​from 5th to 7th January 2017. The last date of entry with late fees is extended up to 30th December 2016.

For more detail​s​ please contact -
nca.chess​@gmail.com


Indian Chess School, Mumbai, Organizing​​,

"IIFL Wealth Mumbai International and IIFL Wealth Mumbai Junior (U-13) International Rating Chess Championship 2016.​​"
Event Code : 144336 / MAH / 2016 & 144337 / MAH / 2016
Date : ​26th December 2016 to 3rd January 2017.
Venue: ​​​Mount Litera International School,
Bandra - Kurla Complex,
Bandra (E), Mumbai.

Contact Details:
​​​​​​Name: Shri. Praful Zaveri,
Mobile No: 8828421881
Phone No: 022 - 28918477
Email ID: info@indianchessschool.com


Universal Chess Foundation Organizing​​,

"3rd Maharashtra State Schools Chess Championship 2016​​.​​​"
Date:​ ​​15th ​December to ​​17th ​​December 2016
Venue: ​​​Ram Mandir Trust Hall,
Opp. Ismail Yusuf College Bus stops on Western Express Highway, (Towards Andheri)
Jogeshwari East. Mumbai-East

Contact Details:
​​​​​​1) Name: Shri. ​Vishwanath Madhav,
    Mobile No: 9820121241
    Email ID: ​vishwanathmadhav@gmail.com
​​​2) ​​​Name: Shri. Nitin Warde,
    Mobile No: 9769434181
    Email ID: ​ nitinwarde2004@yahoo.com
​​​​​​3) Name: Shri. Kuldeep Vhatwar,
    Mobile No: 8828039838
    Email ID: chesskulchessacademy@gmail.com


Dr. Prakash Vaze Sports Foundation Organizing​​,

"5th Sou. Nirmala Vaze Memorial All India Open Rapid Rating Chess Championship 2016.​​"
Event Code : 143677 / MAH / 2016
Date : ​​​10th December to ​11th December 201​6​.
Venue: ​​​​Maratha Mandal Hall,
Near Kelkar College, 90 feet Road,
Mulund (E), Mumbai.

Contact Details:
​​​​​​Name : Dr. Prakash Vaze,
Mobile No: ​​​​09920148806 / 9821031006
Email ID: ​ drvazeprakash@gmail.com


"M​orphy Chess Academy​ Organizing​,Morphy International Open FIDE Rating Chess Championship 2016.​"
Event Code: ​134002 / MAH / 2016
Date: ​​​​​​​​​12th November to 17th November 2016​.​​
Venue: ​​​Navrang Hall, B/H Market Yard,Panchavati, Nashik.
Contact Details:
​​​​​​1)Name: -​ Shri. Anand Yashwante
Mobile No: ​9689143925 / 9422769792
​​ Email ID: ​ ​morphychessacademy111@gmail.com


Kind Attention to all:
​The venue of "3rd Indiana International FIDE Rating​ Chess Championship 2016​​" is Changed​, ​

Date: 5th November to ​10th ​November 2016
New Venue: Dr. Hedgewar Smarak Samiti Hall,
Reshimbag, Nagpur (Gate No. 2)​.​
Contact Details :
​1) Shri. ​Sushant Jumde
Mob. No. - ​9823815084
Email Id -​ sushant.jumde@gmail.com
2​) ​Shri. Umesh Panbude
Mob. No. - 9822721386


Ahmednagar District Chess Circle​ Organizing​​, ​​​

Maharashtra State Shantikumarji Firodia FIDE Rating Chess Championship 2016​​.​
​Event Code: ​​147520 / MAH / 2016
Date:​ ​​5th ​November to ​​10th ​​November 2016
Venue: ​ ​​Patel Mangal Karyalaya,
Tilak Road, Near Raj Hotel,
Ahmednagar. ​
Contact Details : Shri. ​Yashwant Bapat.
Mob. No. - ​​​​​9326092501​ / ​09665932165
Email Id - ​​ ​bapatyashwant​@yahoo.co.in


Central India Institute of Education and Cultural Development Nagpur,​ Organizing​​,

"3rd Indiana International FIDE​ Rating​ Chess Championship 2016​​.​"
​​​Event Code : -​ 146602 / MAH / 2016​ ​​
Date : 5th ​November to ​​10th ​​November 2016
Venue: ​​​Dr. Ambedkar Institute of Management Studies & Research,
Deeksha Bhoomi, Nagpur. ​

Contact Details:
​​​​​​1)Name: -​ ​​​ ​Shri. ​Sushant Jumde.
Mobile No: 9823815084
Email ID: ​ sushant.jumde@gmail.com​
​​​2)Name: -​Shri. Umesh Panbude
Mobile No: 9822721386


Dear​ ​​​​​Nubairshah,

Heartiest Congratulations for​ ​​​winning silver medal in "​​​​46th National Junior (U-19) Open Chess Championship-2016"!!! ​
MCA team wishes you all the very best for your upcoming Chess Tournament.​​​


Dear​ ​​​​​Raunak,

Heartiest Congratulations for​ ​​​winning ​bronze medal in "​​​​46th National Junior (U-19) Open Chess Championship-2016"!!!​
MCA team wishes you all the very best for your upcoming Chess Tournament.​​


Ballarpur Chess Association, Chandrapur,​ Organizing​​,

"All India Open FIDE​ Rapid Rating​ Chess Championship 2016​​.​"
​​​Event Code : -​ 146969(R) / MAH / 2016 ​​
Date : 3rd ​November to ​​4th ​​November 2016
Venue: ​​​Rajiv Gandhi College of Engineering Research & Technology,
Chandrapur​.

Contact Details:
​​​​​​1)Name: -​ ​​​Shri. Parmeshwar Botla.
Mobile No: 9​822278956​ / 9156132562
Email ID: ​ ​​botla.parmeshwar@gmail.com​


Dear​ ​​Aakanksha,

Heartiest Congratulations for​ ​​becoming the Champion of "​​​World Youth ​Under -16 Girls ​Chess Championship 2016​, Russia​"!!!​
MCA team wishes you all the very best for your upcoming Chess Tournament.​​


Dear​ ​​Aakanksha,

Heartiest Congratulations for ​becoming the Champion of "​​27th National Under 17 Open and Girls Chess Championship 2016, Kolkata"!!!​
MCA team wishes you all the very best for your upcoming Chess Tournament.


Dear​ Sakshi,

Heartiest Congratulations for ​winning Silver medal at​ "​​27th National Under 17 Open and Girls Chess Championship 2016, Kolkata"!!!​
MCA team wishes you all the very best for your upcoming Chess Tournament.


​​Nagpur Chess Academy, Organizing​​,

"Nagpur Mayor's Cup Maharashtra State Amateur Rating​ Chess Championship 2016​​.​​"
​​​Event Code : -​ 142925/MAH/2016 ​​
Date : ​​​​​​​​​​​5th October to ​9th ​October 2016.
Venue: ​​​Naivedhyam Eastoria​,
Chikhli Kalamna​ Road,
Surya Nagar, Nagpur.

Contact Details:
​​​​​​1)Name: -​ ​​​Jayant Darvekar.
Mobile No: 9823096867/ 9665094494
Email ID: ​ ​jdarvekar@rediffmail.com ​
​​​2)Name: -​ ​​​Umesh Panbude
Mobile No: 9822721386
​​​3)​​​FA Anurag Singh
Mobile No: 9021984949


Nagpur Mayor's Cup Maharashtra State Amateur Rating​ Chess Championship 2016​​.
5th October to 9th October 2016

Last Date of Entry without Late Fees Has been extended up to 25th September 2016

Entry Fees:
Rs. 500/- (For selected players must bring letter from the District Association)
Rs. 1000/- (For Donor Players)


Dear​ ​Dev,

Heartiest Congratulations for winning ​Silver Medal at "​30th National Under -9 Open Chess Championship 2016, Jalandhar"!!!​


Dear​ ​Narayani,

Heartiest Congratulations for winning Gold Medal at "​Commonwealth U-12 Girls Chess Championship 2016", Sri Lanka"!!!​
MCA team wishes you all the very best for your upcoming Chess Tournament.​


Buddhibal Kreeda Trust, Pune, Organizing​​,

"Shri Maheshwaranand Sarswati Memorial All India Open FIDE Rating Chess Championship 2016​​.​"
Date : ​24th September to 29th September 2016
Venue: ​​​Shri. Ganesh Sabhagruh,
Karve Road, Behind Ranka Jwellers,
HPCL Petrol Pump Lane,
Pune - 411004.

Contact Details:
​​​​​​Buddhibal Kreeda Trust
Mobile No: 98810​77293
Phone No: 020 - 25443136
Email ID: ​ ​bktpune@gmaiI.com
​​​3)Web : -​ ​​​www.kuntechessacademy.com


​Shrirampur Taluka Chess Association, Organizing​,

"Late Budhmalji Kunkulol Memorial State level Open Chess Championship 2016​.​"
Date : ​24th September to 2​5th September 2016
Venue: ​​​Dr. Shivraj Nagarkar Hall​,
Shiv Parvati Mandir,
Cross Main Road,
Shrirampur - 401709​

Contact Details:
​​​​​​1)Name: -​ ​​​Shri. Gurujit Singh
Mobile No: 9762649297 / 7038590997
​​​2)Name: -​ ​​​Shri. Sharad Kurhe
Mobile No: 9822210038
​​​3)Name: -​ ​​​Shri. Sandip Kadam
Mobile No: 8149558090
​​​4)Name: -​ ​​​Smt. Surekha Jadhav
Mobile No: 8796445075


​​Ahmednagar District Chess Circle, Organizing​,

"2nd Player's Chess League Rapid Rating Team ​Chess Championship 2016."
​​​Event Code : -​ 139382 / MAH (R)(T) / 2016​​
Date : ​​​​​​​​​​​11th September to 12th September 2016.
Venue: ​​​Laxminarayan Mangal Karyalaya,
Tilak Road, Near Swastik Chowk,
Ahmednagar.

Contact Details:
​​​​​​1)Name: -​ ​​​Shri. Yashwant Bapat,
Mobile No: 9326092501​ / 9665932163
Email ID: ​ ​​bapatyashwant@yahoo.co.in


Jalgaon District Chess Association & Jain Sports Academy Jalgaon Organizing​​,

"Maharashtra State Selection Under-17 (Open & Girls) Chess Championship 2016.​​"
Date : 26th August to 28th August 2016
Venue: ​​​Shree Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj,
Krida Sankul Jalgaon.

Contact Details:
​​​​​​1)Name: -​ ​​​Shri. Pravin Thakare,
Mobile No: 9403507150
Email ID: ​ ​ pravin.thakare.jalgaon@gmail.com
​​​2)Name: -​ ​​​Shri. Ravindra Dharmadhikari,​
Mobile No: 9422776865
​​​3)Name: -​ ​​​Shri Pravin Somani,​
Mobile No: 9527381657


​​NOTICE

"General Meeting ​at Gadchiroli"
For ​the ​establishment of ​N​ew District Chess Association ​​
Date : 24th August​ 201​6 (Wednesday) at ​9:00 ​A​M​.​​
Venue: ​​​Residence of Satish P. Ayalwar,
Shivaji Nagar, Camp Area,
Gadchiroli.

Contact Details:
​​​​​​1)Name: -​ Mr. Kiran Sambre.
Mobile No: 9403701170 / 9595539977
Email ID: ​ ​ksambre78@gmail.com​ ​
​​​2)Name: -​ ​​​Mr. Satish Ayalwar
Mobile No: 9423502431
Email ID: ​satishayalwar@yahoo.com ​


Mumbai Sub Urban District Chess Association Organizing​,

"Maharashtra State Selection ​Under 25 Youth ​Chess Championship 2016.​"
​​​Event Code : -​ ​140845 ​​/ MAH / 2016
Date : 14th August to 18th August 2016
Venue: ​​​​​Ram Mandir Trust,
Near Jogeshwari Highway,
Jogeshwari East Mumbai -60.

Contact Details:
​​​​​​Name: -​ ​​​Shri. Vitthal Madhav,
The Secretary, MSDCA,
Mobile No: 9702273330
Email ID: ​ ​vitthalmadhav@gmail.com


Thane District Chess Association Organizing​​,

"Maharashtra State Selection ​Under 7 Open and Girls ​Chess Championship 2016.​"
​​​Event Code : -​ ​140846 / 140848 ​​/ MAH / 2016
Date : 13th August to 15th August 2016
Venue: ​​​Shreerang Vidyalaya,
P.P. Hathyogi Nikam Guruji Marg,
Shreerang Society, Thane (W) - 400601

Contact Details:
​​​​​​1)Name: -​ ​​​Dr. Deepak Tandel,
Mobile No: 09833049225
​​​2)Name: -​ ​​​Shri. Deepak Kumtakar
Mobile No: 09967373378
​​​3)Name: -​ ​​​Shri. Mohit Ladhe,
Mobile No: 09029106570
Email ID: ​ ​ entrythanechess@gmail.com
In case of emergency,
Contact Details:

​​​3)Name: -​ ​​​Shri. Salil Ghate
The Secretary, TDCA,
Mobile No: 9870063785
Email ID: ​ ​ salilghate@yahoo.co.in


Nagpur District Chess Association Organizing​​,

"Maharashtra State Selection ​Under 19 Open and Girls ​Chess Championship 2016.​"
​​​Event Code : -​ ​140846 / 140848 ​​/ MAH / 2016
Date : 9th August to 13th August 2016
Venue: ​​​Naivedhyam Celebration Centre,
North Ambazari Road,Opp. NIT Swiming Pool,
Nagpur.

Contact Details:
​​​​​​1)Name: -​ ​​​Shri. K. K. Barat,
The Secretary, NDCA,
Mobile No: 9422174490
Email ID: ​ ​ndcanagpur@gmail.com
​​​2)Name: -​ ​​​Shri. Umesh Panbude,​
Mobile No: 9822721386
Email ID: ​ ​umeshpanbude11@gmail.com
​​​3)Name: -​ ​​​Shri. Pravin Pantawane,​
Mobile No: 9372560695
Email ID: ​ ​ pravin.pantawane86@gmail.com


Shri. N. Neelakantan, eminent Chess Player from Mumbai, Three times National 'A' player and a thorough Gentleman, passed away on 23rd July 2016.

​Mr. Neelakantan was born on 3rd August 1953. He served Central Bank of India, till his retirement in 2013. But eventually, he was a Chess Player and Chess Lover, who would never turn away an offer to play a friendly game with anyone at any time of the day.
MCA and Whole Chess Fraternity express deep condolences to his family and mourns the loss of a great Chess lover.
He was a wonderful person and will remain in our hearts.May his soul rest in peace.


Kind Attention to all:
Send dully filled entry form to MCA, available at Home Page / Downloads / Forms & formats,
for participating in "South Asian Amateur Chess Championship 2016 (FIDE RATING UNDER 2000)".

Place: Srinagar (J & K), India.
Date: 1st to 6th September 2016.
​ (Last date of entry - 5th July 2016)
While sending entries to the organizer, kindly mark copy to MCA and AICF.
MCA Email Id: ​​ ​maharashtrachess@gmail.com
AICF Email Id: ​​ indianchessfed@gmail.com


Dear Divya,

​Heartiest Congratulations for becoming the Champion of "Suresh Agrawal Memorial 30th National Under-11 Open and Girls Chess Championship 2016, Raipur"
MCA team wishes you all the very best for your upcoming Chess Tournaments.


Aurangabad District Chess Academy Organizing​,

"Maharashtra State Selection ​Under 9 Open and Girls ​Chess Championship 2016.​"
​​​Event Code : -​ 139564 / ​139565​ / MAH / 2016
Date : 15th to 17th July 2016
Venue: ​​​Kalash Mangal Karyalaya,
Osmanpura, Near Kranti Chowk,
Aurangabad​.

Contact Details:
​​​​​​1)Name: -​ ​​​Shri. Amrish Joshi​,​
President, Aurangabad Chess Academy,​
Mobile No: ​09823522732
Email ID: ​ ​amrish4all@gmail.com
​​​2)Name: -​ ​​​Shri. Abhijeet Vaishnav,​
Secretary, Aurangabad Chess Academy,​
Mobile No: 08888888737
Email ID: ​ ​vaishnav.abhijeet@gmail.com


The simultaneous of WFM Rucha Pujari on 10th July 2016 (Sunday), at 9:00 A.M.

Venue :- Dhanwate National College (DNC), Nagpur, Opposite Ajni Railway Station.
Only for the players of under-13 age group.
* Selected entries will be accepted on first come first serve basis.​
For registration please contact
1)Name :-Shri. Jayant Darvekar
Mob No. :- 9665094494/9823096867
2)Name :-Shri. Umesh panbude
Mob No. :- 9822721386
3)Name :-Shri. Shubham Bhagat
Mob No. :- 8087901710


Inauguration of New hall for Chess At Dhanwate National College, Nagpur

​Nagpur District Chess Association in collaboration with Dhanwate National College (DNC), Nagpur, is opening its new hall for the Game of Chess in Nagpur.
The formal Inauguration is at the hands of Honorable Dr. Babanrao Taywade, Senior Principal, DNC, Nagpur, on 10th July 2016 (Sunday), at 9:00 A.M., at Dhanwate National College (DNC), Nagpur, Opposite Ajni Railway Station.​
Shri. K. K. Barat, Secretary, NDCA, will look after the Inauguration Ceremony.
For further details please contact: Shri. K. K. Barat, (M) 9422174490​


District Selection Tournament in Non Affiliated Districts Expression of Interest
​​For the betterment of Chess players & create the interest among the Chess fraternity,
MCA has plan to organize district Selection tournaments in non affiliated district.
For more details please visit MCA Importance.


"PCA Chess Academy Organizing​,​PCA International Open Chess Championship 2016.​​"
Event Code: ​134921/MAH/2016
Date: ​​​28​th June to 3rd July 2016​
Venue: ​​​Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar College,Deekshabhoomi, ​Nagpur
Contact Details:
​​​​​​1)Name: -​ Shri. Milind Marathe​
Mobile No: 9764262457 / 9422829292​
​​ Email ID: ​ ​milindmarathe36@gmail.com


​PCA Chess Academy​, ​Nagpur,Organizing​,

"PCA National Blitz FIDE Rating ​Chess Championship 2016."
​​​Event Code : -​ 139383​ / MAH (B) / 2016
Date : ​​​​​​​​​​​1st July to 2nd July 2016.
Venue: ​​​Dr.​ Babasaheb Ambedkar College,
Deekshabhoomi, Nagpur​

Contact Details:
​​​​​​1)Name: -​ ​​​Shri. Milind Marathe,
Mobile No: 9764262457 / 9422829292
Email ID: ​ ​milindmarathe36@gmail.com


"1st Karmveer V. T. Randhir FIDE Rating Maharashtra Open Chess Championship 2016.​" Event Code: ​​134920/MAH/2016
Date: ​​​15th June to 20th June 2016​
Venue: ​​​V. T. Randhe Indoor ​Stadium,Behind, ​S. P. D. M College, Shirpur,District Dhule.
Contact Details:
​​​​​​1)Name: -​ Shri. Umesh Borase​
Mobile No: 9881262981 / 7588318570​
​​ Email ID: ​ uborase@gmail.com​


Gondia District Chess Association Organizing​,

"Late Rameshchandra Kotwal Memorial All India Open Rapid Chess Championship 2016.​"
​​​Event Code: ​​​​​​​​​​137253®/MAH / 2016
Date: ​​​​​​​​​​​​​​25th June to 26th June 2016
Venue: ​​​Late Rameshchandra Kotwal Memorial Hall​, Bhavbhuti Rang Mandir, Poona Toli, Near S. S. Girls School, Gondia.
Contact Details:
​​​1)Name: -​ Shri. Mukesh Barai,
Phone No: 07182 - 233099/237098
Mobile No: 9422834766 / 9028091866
​​​Email ID: -​ ​​chessgondia@gmail.com


Buddhibal Kreeda Trust, Pune,Organizing​,

"Pune District U-19 Open FIDE Rating Selection Chess Championship 2016.​​"
​​​Event Code : -​ 137988 / MAH / 2016
Date : ​​​​​25th June to 29th June 2016.​
Venue: ​​​Shri. Ganesh Sabhagruh​,
Erandawane, Pune.

Contact Details:
​​​​​​1)Name: -​ ​​​Buddhibal Kreeda Trust,
Phone No: 020/25443136
Mobile No: 9881077293
Email ID: ​ ​bktpune@gmail.com


Shri. Milind Phadke, Ex-Chairman of MCA, Prominent Charted Accountant and Ex Chess Player, died on 17th June 2016.
MCA and Whole Chess Fraternity express deep condolences to his family and mourns the loss of a great Chess lover.
He was a wonderful person and will remain in our hearts.
May his soul rest in peace.


Jalgaon District Chess Association Organizing​,

"Maharashtra State Selection U-13 Open and Girls Rating Chess Championship 2016.​"
​​​Event Code: ​​​​​​​​​​134919 / 135325 / MAH /
Date: ​​​​​​​​​10th June to 12th June 2016
Venue: ​​​Aashirvad Hall​, Near M M College, Bhadgaon Road, Pachora (Jalgaon).
Contact Details:
​​​1)Name: -​ Shri. Narendra Patil
Mobile No: 8149044747
​​​Email ID: -​ ​nr.patil2169@gmail.com
​​​1)Name: -​ Shri. Pravin Thakare
Mobile No: 9226375077​
​​​Email ID: -​ ​pravin.thakare.jalgaon@gmail.com


Kind Attention to All,

Please find below mentioned, live link for "9th Mumbai Mayor's Cup International GM Open Chess Tournament 2016".
​​​https://monroi.com/watch/?tnm_id=1866


Venus Chess Academy Mumbai,Organizing​,

"9th Mumbai Mayor's Cup International Open Chess Championship 2016.​"
​​​Event Code: ​​​​​​​​​​136384 / 136441 / 136442 / MAH / 2016.
Date: ​​​​​​​​​2nd June to 9th June 2016
Venue: ​​​Mount Litera School,Near UTI Building,Bandra - Kurla Complex,Bandra East, Mumbai.
Contact Details:
​​​1)Name: -​ Shri. Vitthal Madhav Mobile No: ​9702273330 / 8452840009
​​​2)Name: -​ Shri. Viswanath Madhav Mobile No: 9820121241
​​​3)Name: -​ Shri. Nagesh Guttala Mobile No: ​9702224442
​​​4)Name: -​ Shri. Kuldeep Vhatwar Mobile No: 09867776373
​​​5)Name: -​ ​​Shri. Nitin Varde Mobile No: 9769434181
​​​6)Name: -​ ​​Shri. Prem Pandit Mobile No: 9892373350
(Foreign Players Registration)
​​​1)Name: -​ Shri. Salil Ghate Mobile No: ​​9869058595
​​​2)Name: -​ Dr. Tandel Mobile No: 9833049225
​​​3)Name: -​ Shri. Sekhar Sahu Mobile No: ​9438563193 Email ID: - sekhar_im@yahoo.co.in


Dear​ ​Aditya,

Heartiest Congratulations for winning Bronze Medal at "Asian Youth U-10 Open Chess Championship 2016”, Mongolia"!!!
MCA team wishes you all the very best for your upcoming Chess Tournament.


Dear​ ​Khushi,

Heartiest Congratulations for winning Bronze Medal at "Asian Youth U-14 Girls Chess Championship 2016”, Mongolia"!!!
MCA team wishes you all the very best for your upcoming Chess Tournament.


Dear​ ​Divya,

Heartiest Congratulations for winning Gold Medal at "Asian Youth U-12 Girls Chess Championship 2016”, Mongolia"!!!
MCA team wishes you all the very best for your upcoming Chess Tournament.


Nagpur Chess Academy Organizing,
Calculation Techniques & Mating Patterns Two Days Workshop of Shri. Jayant Katdare,
Date: ​​​​​​​​​28th May to 29th May 2016​ (Timing : 9 am to 1 pm)
Registration fees: ​​​Rs. 500/- for NCA Players and Rs. 700/- for others.
​​​​Last date of registration : ​​​​​​​​​​25th May 2016( Telephonic entries will be accepted, between 10 am to 5 pm).
For further information please contact:
​​​1)Name: -​ Shri. Jayant Darvekar Mobile No: ​9823096867
​​​2)Name: -​ Shri. Anurag Singh, FA Mobile No: 9021984949
​​​3)Name: -​ Shri. Shubham Bhagat Mobile No: 8087901710


Kolhapur District Chess Association Organizing​,

"​Maharashtra State ​S​election ​Open FIDE Rating ​Chess Championship 2016."
Event Code: ​​134918/MAH/2016​​
Date: ​​​25​th May​ to 29​th​ May 2016
Venue: ​​​Jaylaxmi Sansrutik Bhavan,Near Khanvilkar Petrol Pump,Nagala Park, Kolhapur.
Contact Details:
​​​ ​​​1)Name: -​ Shri. Bharat Chougule,​
Mobile No: 0231-2522566 / 9850653160​


Resha Associates​ Organizing​,

"All India Open FIDE Rating Chess Championship 2016.​"
​​​Event Code : -​ 132964 / MAH / 2016
Date : ​​​​​17th May to 22nd May 2016​.​
Venue: ​​​Shree Swaminarayan Banquet Hall,
New Adgaon Naka,
Mumbai Agra Highway,
Nashik.

Contact Details:
​​​​​​1)Name: -​ Resha Associates,
Mobile No: 9378997140 / 9850019606
Email ID: ​ reshachesslife@gmail.com


Mumbai ​C​ity ​D​istrict ​C​hess ​A​ssociation ( MCDCA) opened Chess Players ​L​ounge at ​D​adar, ​M​umbai under ​Shri.​ ​R​avindra ​D​ongre, ​Hon'ble Senior Vice President, MCA and ​Treasurer All India Chess Federation.

For more details, please refer MCA Player's Corner / Sports News.


Mumbai Sub - Urban District Chess Association Organizing,

"​Maharashtra State Selection U-11 Open and Girls Rating Chess Championship 2016.​"
​​​Event Code: ​​​​​​​​​135494 / 135495 / MAH 2016.
Date: ​​​​​​​​​11th May to 13th May 2016
Venue: ​​​Andheri Sports Complex, Andheri West Mumbai.
Contact Details:
​​​1)Name: -​ Shri. Vitthal Madhav
Mobile No: 9702273330
​​​Email ID: -​ ​vitthalmadhav@gmail.com


Nutan Buddhibal Mandal​ Organizing​,

1) Maharashtra State Selection Women's FIDE Rating Open Women's Chess Championship 2016.​
Event Code:​ 132126 / MAH / 2016
Date: ​26th April to 30th April 2016​.


2) Sou. Meenatai Shirgaokar FIDE Rating Open Women's Chess Championship 2016.​
Event Code: ​132127 / MAH / 2016
Date: ​​​​​1st May to 5th May 2016​.​​


3) Shri.Babukaka Shirgaokar FIDE Rating Open Chess Championship 2016​.​
Event Code: ​132128 / MAH / 2016
Date: ​​​​​6th May to 11th May 2016.​


Venue :​ Dr. Bapat Bal Shikshan Mandir, Near Shivaji Mandai, S. T. Stand Road, Sangli.
Contact Details : Name:​ ​Nutan Buddhibal Mandal,
Mobile No: ​ ​9422042022 / 9423872924
Email ID: nbm1941@gmail.com


Kalyan Taluka Buddhibal Sanstha Organizing​,

"​Mayors Cup First Rapid Rating Chess Championship 2016."
Event Code: ​134917/MAH(R)/ 2016
Date: ​​​7th May to 8th May 2016
Venue: ​​​Wadhwa Sports Comp.,​Aadharwadi, Kalyan.​
Contact Details:
​​​​​​1)Name: -​ Kalyan Taluka Buddhibal Sanstha,​
Mobile No: 9321726972 / 9833104863​
​​Email ID: ​ ​ktbschessevents@gmail.com


Ahmednagar District Chess Circle Organizing​,
"Late Motilalji Firodia Memorial FIDE Rating Chess Championship 2016.​"
Event Code: 135155 / MAH / 2016.
Date: ​​​1st May to 5th May 2016
Venue: ​​​Firodia Primary School​, Navi Peth, Ahmednagar.​
Contact Details:
​​​1)Name: -​ Shri. Yashwant Bapat,
Mobile No: ​9326092501/ 9665932165
Email ID: ​ bapatyashwant@yahoo.co.in ​


9th Mumbai Mayor's Cup International Open Chess Championship Mumbai, from 2nd June to 9th June 2016.

​​​1)Arrival : 1st June 2016
First Round : 2nd June 2016 at 10:00 am
​​​Prize Distribution : 9th June 2016 at 5:00 pm


King's Chess Academy​ Organizing​,
All India Open FIDE Rating Chess Championship 2016.​

Event Code: 1310​74 / MAH / 2016
Date: ​​​​​24th to 29th April 2016​.
Venue:
Diamond Jubilee High School AC Hall,Nesbit Road,Mazagaon, Mumbai.
Contact Details :
Name: - ​P. B. Bhilare,
Mobile No: ​​ ​9869017221 / 8895266761
Email ID: ​​pbbhilare@gmail.com


All India International FIDE Rating Chess Tournament, Nashik.
17th May to 22nd May 2016

Hurry Up !!!
Discount In Entry Fee For Early Birds & Entries For GMs,IMs,WGMs,WIMs
will be Closed on 30th April 2016 at 5:00 pm.
Contact Details:
​​​Name: -​ Resha Associates, Mobile No: ​8378997139 /9850019606


Jain Sports Academ​​y Organizing

"​​​All India Open Below 1800 FIDE Rating Chess Championship 201​6​".
Date: ​​​17th April to ​22nd​​ ​April 201​6​.
Venue: ​​​Shri. Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj, Krida Sankul, Jalgaon(Maharashtra)​.
Contact Details:
​​​​​​1)Name: -​ Shri. ​Faruk Shaikh​
Mobile No: 9226375077​
​​Email ID: ​faruksk.hockey@gmail.com
​​​2)Name: -​ Shri. ​Pravin Thakre
Mobile No: 9226375077​
​​Email ID: ​​pravin.thakare.jalgaon@gmail.com


1)Maharashtra Government Decision - ​Players Eligible for 25 Grace Marks परिशिष्ट “अ” / Supplement “A”

The playe​rs​​ should submit the application​ to the Headmaster / Principal immediately after the completion of a state-level competition. The Headmaster / Principal after verifying the application of the game should submit it to the concerned District Sports Officer within 7 days. District Sports Officer should submit the proposal of sport marks to the concerned regional Education Board Office, up to 30th April of that academic year.
For more details kindly refer MCA IMPORTANTS, Maharashtra Government GR – Supplement “A” point no. 10



Good News for the players,
The players, who are interested to register with AICF for the financial year 2016-17, at the discounted Rate of Rs. 200/-
Kindly contact:
​​​​​​1)Name: -​ Shri. Nitin Shenvi
Mobile No: ​9096698691/9767676927
​​2)Name: -​ Shri. Swapnil Bansod ​
Mobile No: ​9021481749
3)Name: -​ Shri. Pravin Thakre ​
Mobile No: 9226375077
*Valid upto 15 April 2016


Universal Chess Foundation​ All Maharashtra​ Open Rating Chess Championship 2016.
Event Code: 134001 / MAH / 2016.
Date: ​​​​​​14th April to 19th April 2016​.
Venue: ​Dahisar Sports Foundation,
​ 2nd Floor, Samaj Kalyan Kendra,
​ Near Jarimari, Garden, Dahisar (E), Mumbai


1)Vacancy For The Post ​o​f Chess Coach.
There Is A Vacancy For The Post Of Chess Coach In Leading Chess Academy In Goa. Eligible / Suitable Chess Players / Chess Coaches,
Who are Searching for a​ Job Can Apply For This Post.


For More Details You Can Visit Web / www.brainpowergoachess.com​

Pune District Chess Circle​ Organizing​,
1) Maharashtra State Selection Blitz Rating Chess Tournament 2016.​

Event Code: ​133422 / MAH / 2016
Date: ​​​​​​​​​​​9th April 2016 ​.​ ​​
2) Maharashtra State Selection ​Rapid Rating Chess Tournament 2016.​

Event Code: ​13342​1​/ MAH / 2016
Date: 9th to 10th April 2016​.​
Venue:
Amber Mangal Karyalay, ​2, Mayur Colony, Karve Road,Kothrud, Pune.
Contact Details :
Name:- ​Shri. Sanjay Karavade,
Mobile No: ​​ ​9822597687
Email ID: ​​ ​karavadesanjay@hotmail.com


Nagpur District Chess Association Organizing,

"​Kamal Kumar Barat Memorial 3rd Nagpur District Veteran Chess Tournament-2016"
Date: ​​​8th April to 10th April 2016
Venue: ​​​NDCA Hall, Neighbourhood Recreational Center,Opposite SBI, Surendranagar Branch,Surendranagar, Nagpur.
Contact Details:
​​​​​​1)Name: -​ Shri. K.K. Barat​
Mobile No: 9422174490
​​​2)Name: -​ Shri. Pravin Pantawane​
Mobile No: 9372560695


Kind Attention to all :

​​ "Shiv Chhatrapati Rajya Krida Puraskar 2014 -15"
Last date for the submission of application is 3rd February 2016.


Caution* :

​​An unauthorised ​Tournament
​​Maharana Pratap Memorial Open Rating Chess Tournament
Date: ​​​​​​Sunday, 31st January 2016​​
Venue: ​​​Kids Club,Swami Nityanand Chs,opp Saraswat Bank,Nityanand Rd,Panvel.
Warning*
​​​Saurabh Barve is not an authorize organizer, hence do not participate in any of his organized tournament.​
If any player observed participating in the above mentioned tournament, the player will not be allowed to participate in any of the AICF / MCA tournaments.
​​


Jain Sports Academ​​y Organizing

​​1)"​All India Open FIDE Rating Chess Championship 201​6​".​ Event Code: ​129608/MAH/2016​
Date: 9th February to 14th​ February 201​6​. ​and

Venue: ​​​Sardar Vallabh Bhai Patel Leva Bhavan, Behind BSNL Office, Jalgaon​

Contact Details:
​​​​​​1)Name: -​ Shri. ​Faruk Shaikh​
Mobile No: 9226375077​
​​ Email ID: ​faruksk.hockey@gmail.com

​​​2)Name: -​ Shri. ​Pravin Thakre
Mobile No: 9226375077​
​​ Email ID: ​​pravin.thakare.jalgaon@gmail.com


Kind Attention :

​​"National Team Open and Women Chess Championship 2016"
Date : ​​​8th February to 14th February 2016

Place : ​​​​​Bhubaneswar​ (Odisha).
​​​​Those who are willing to represent Maharashtra in "National Team Chess Championship 2016", kindly send entry up to 30th January 2016 along with dully filled entry form​, which is available on MCA / Downloads /​ Forms and formats​​


​​​​​Akola Mahanagar District Chess Association Organizing​,

​​R. R. Aaba Memorial Maharashtra State Open FIDE Rating Rapid Chess Championship 2016.
Event Code:130052 / MAH (R) / 2016

Venue: ​​​Maheshwari Bhavan, Radhakishan Plots, Akola.

Date: ​​​6th to 7th February ​2​01​6​.

Contact Details:
​​​​​​1)Name: -​ Shri. Sandip Pundkar​
Mobile No: 9823123160​
​​ Email ID: amdchessassociation@gmail.com


​​Indian Chess School Organizing,

"​​​IIFL Wealth 1st Mumbai Open International ​Chess Championship​ - 201​6​".​

Event Code: ​127007 / MAH / 2016

​​and​

"​​​IIFL Wealth 1st Mumbai Junior (U-13) ​International ​Chess Championship​ - 201​6​".​

Event Code: ​127009 / MAH / 201​6​

Date: ​​​28th January to ​5th​ February 201​6.
Venue: ​​Thakur College of Science & Commerce, Thakur Village, Kandivali (East), Mumbai​.

Contact Details :

Name: -​ Shri. Praful Zaveri,
Mobile No: ​​9820547548 / ​8828421888
Email ID: ​​info@indianchessschool.com


​​Senior National Arbiter Examination​ at Nagpur ​on 3rd January 2016.

Entry Fee: Rs. 6000/-

Venue: Nagpur Chess Academy,​ ​ ​ Vidarbha Bridge Association Hall,​ ​ ​ 285 Shankar Nagar, ​​ Nagpur -440010.

Please contact​:​

Umesh Panbude – 9822721386
SNA Prakash Chahande – 9371030393
Aditya Kakpure – 9579277571

FA Anurag Singh – singh.anurag61@yahoo.com
For more details please see, MCA Downloads - Arbiter Zone.

​​Institute for Chess Excellence is Organizing​,

"​​1st RBK All India Open Chess Championship​ ​- 2015​".​

Event Code: ​126434 / MAH / 2015
Date: ​​​21st ​December to ​2​5th ​December 2015​.
Venue: ​RBK International Academy, Ghatkhopar - Mankhurd Link Road, Indian Oil Nagar, Chembur, Mumbai​.
Total Prize Fund: Rs.3,00,000/-
(Total 173 Prizes)

Contact Details :

Name: -​ Shri. Rajababu​ Gajengi,
Mobile No: ​09324719299​
Email ID: ​​rajababugajengi@gmail.com
Name:Vandana Rao
​ Mobile No: ​9820191817​

​​DSF and Chanakya Chess Academy ​Organizing,

"​​​​DSF All Maharashtra Open Rapid​ Rating Chess Championship 201​5".​​​

Event Code: 126433 / MAH (R) / 2015
Date:​ ​5th ​December to​ ​6th​ ​December​ 2015​​​​
Venue: ​​Dahisar Sports Foundation, 2nd Floor, Samaj Kalyan Kendra, Near Jarimari Garden, ​Dahisar, ​Mumbai​.​

Contact Details :

Name: -​ DSF and Chanakya Chess Academy​,​
Mobile No:​ ​9769434181​ /​ ​9757032408​
Email ID: ​nitinwarde2004@yahoo.com

​​Nutan Buddhibal Mandal Sangli Organizing​,

"​​​Suraj FIDE Rating Open Chess Championship - 2015​".​

Date: ​​​24th ​December to ​28th December 2015​.
Venue: ​​Nav Krishna Valley, Badminton Hall, MIDC, Kupwad, Sangli​.

Contact Details :

Name: ​Nutan Buddhibal Mandal,​
Mobile No: ​9422042022 / ​9423872924​
Email ID: ​nbm1941@gmail.com

​​Mumbai Suburban District Chess Association ​Organizing,

" 2nd Maharashtra State Schools Chess Championship 2015 - Mumbai​ ".​

from 26th ​December to​ 28th​ ​December​ 2015​​

Venue: ​Rustomjee​ Cambridge School, J. S. Road, Dahisar (West)​​, Mumbai - 400068.​

Contact Details :

Name: - IA Vittahal Madhav - Honorary​ Secretary - Mumbai Suburban District Chess Association.
Mobile No:​ 022 - 28918477 /​ ​8452840009​
Email ID: vitthalmadhav@gmail.com

Nagpur Chess​ Academy​ Organizing,

"​​​5th National School Chess Championship - 2016​".​

Date: ​​5th January ​to ​7th January 201​6​.
Venue: ​ ​​Naivedhyam Eastoria​,​ Chikhli Kalamna Road Surya Nagar -​ Nagpur.

Contact Details :

For Accommodation Assistance Contact:
1. Shri. R. N. Shrivas – 9922318007
2. Shri. Prakash Chahande – 9371030393
nca.chess@gmail.com

Note: With Copy mark to Maharashtra Chess Association.
Email Id: maharashtrachess@gmail.com.
​​
In the case of emergency please contact: 1. Shri. Manoj Itkelwar,
​ ​ 2. Shri. Dilip Kamdar,

Working President Organizing Committee
Secretary Organizing Committee
Mob. 9823326969
Mob. 9326933805

For other details please contact:
Shri. Dilip Pagay,
Hon. Gen. Secretary,
Maharashtra Chess Association,
Mob. 9890576769
Email id: dilippagay@hotmail.com

Nagpur Chess​ Academy​ Organizing,

"​​Late S.N. Shrivastava and Smt Kalavatidevi Memorial Open Rating Chess Tournament ​- 2015".​

Event Code: 1238​08/​MAH/ 2015
Date: ​8​th December to 15th December​ 2015.
Venue: ​ ​Dr. Ambedkar Institute of Management Studies​ and Research, Near Deeksha Bhoomi, Nagpur.

Contact Details :

Name: - ​Shri. Vinay Vitalkar
Mobile No: ​879318​7861
Email ID: ​vinayvitalkar@yahoo.co.in​​

Name: Shri. Anurag Singh
Mobile No: 9021984949​
Email ID: ​singh.anurag61@gmail.com ​​

Chessmen Ratnagiri Organizing,

"Late R. B. Sapre Memorial FIDE Rating Open Rapid Chess Tournament Ratnagiri, from 28th November to 29th November 2015".

Event Code: 121342/MAH/2015
Date: 28th November to 29th November 2015
Venue: Daivadnya Bhavan, Near Powehouse, Nachane Road, Ratnagiri - 415612.

Contact Details :

Name: Chessmen Ratnagiri
Mobile No: 8087220067 / 02352-224643
Email ID: chessmenrtn@gmail.com


Miss ​Aakanksha Hagawane won Gold Medal in U-​ 15 category ​at ​"National Sub Junior ​O​pen and Girls​ Chess Championship 2015 held at​ Jammu​"​

MCA Team Congratulates for her victory!!!


Ahmednagar District Chess Circle Organizing,

"Shantikumarji Firodia" All Maharashtra Open FIDE Rating​ Chess Championship – ​2015", from 25th November to 29th November 2015. Sponsored By – Shantikumarji Firodia Memorial Foundation, With Prize Fund: 1, 50,000/-

Date: 25th November to 29th November 2015.
Venue: Laxmi Narayan Mangal Karyalay, Ahmednagar.

Contact Details :

Name: Shri. Yashwant Bapat – Secretary ADCC
Mobile No: 9326092501 / 9665932165
Email ID: bapatyashwant@yahoo.co.in


Nagpur Taluka Chess Association Organizing,

"2nd Indiana All India FIDE Rating Chess Tournament Nagpur, from 14th November to 18th November 2015".

Event Code: 120904/MAH/2015
Date: 14th November to 18th November 2015
Venue: Hedgewar Smarak Samiti Reshimbag, well known as RSS Headquarter, Nagpur.

Contact Details :

Name: Nagpur Taluka Chess Association
Mobile No: 09423677736
Email ID: ntca10@gmail.com


​​Indian Chess School Organizing,

"​​ICS Maharashtra Open FIDE Rating Chess Tournament - 2015​".​

Date: ​​18th November to 22nd November​ 2015.
Venue: ​ ​The Green Acres Academy​, 411- A, Hemu Kalani Marg, Chembur.

Contact Details :

Name: - ​Shri. ​Praful Zaveri
Mobile No: ​9820547548 / 8828421888​
Email ID: ​prafulzaveri@indianchessschool.com

Dear ​​Swapnil,

Heartiest ​​Congratulations​​ for​ becoming ​Grand Master ​!!!

MCA team wishes you all the very best for your upcoming chess tournament.​


Akola Chess​ Association​ Organizing,

"​All India Open Rapid Rating Chess Championship - 2015​"​.

Date: ​19th ​November to ​20th ​November 2015.
Venue: Agrasen Bhavan, Gokul Colony, Jawahar Nagar Chowk, Jatharpeth, Akola​

Contact Details :

Name: Shri. Pravin Hend - Secretary - Akola Chess Association
Mobile No: 9552710556 / 9764283127
Email ID: pravinhend9281@gmail.com


​Dear ​Abhimanyu​,

Heartiest ​​Congratulations​​ ​for​ becoming International ​​Master ​!!!

MCA team wishes you all the very best for your upcoming chess tournament.


Miss Akansha Hagawane won Gold​ Medal in​ U-16 Girls​ Category in "Asian Youth Chess Championship 2015", held at Suwon, South Korea from 3-10 August, 2015".

MCA Team Congratulates for her victory!!!


Miss ​Divya Deshmukh won ​Gold​ Medal in​ U-10 Girls​ Category in "Asian Youth Chess Championship 2015", held at Suwon, South Korea from 3-10 August, 2015".

MCA Team Congratulates for her victory!!!


Master ​Aditya Mittal won ​Silver Medal in​ U-10​ Category in "Asian Youth Chess Championship 2015", held at Suwon, South Korea from 3-10 August, 2015".

MCA Team Congratulates for her victory!!!


Master Raunak Sadhwani won ​Bronze Medal in​ U-10​ Category​ in "Asian Youth Chess Championship 2015", held at Suwon, South Korea from 3-10 August, 2015".

MCA Team Congratulates for her victory!!!


Miss Mrudul Dehankar won Gold Medal in U-12 category at Commonwealth Chess Championship 2015 held at Delhi.

MCA Team Congratulates for her victory!!!


Miss Divya Deshmukh won Gold Medal in U-10 category at Commonwealth Chess Championship 2015 held at Delhi.

MCA Team Congratulates for her victory!!!


Master Raunak Sadhwani won Gold Medal in U-10 category at Commonwealth Chess Championship 2015 held at Delhi.

MCA Team Congratulates for her victory!!!


WIM Sakshi Dinesh Chitlange won Silver Medal in U-16 category at Commonwealth Chess Championship 2015 held at Delhi.

MCA Team Congratulates for her victory!!!


WIM Sakshi Dinesh Chitlange won Gold Medal in U-18 category at 16th ASEAN+ Age Group Chess Championship 2015 held at Singapore.

MCA Team Congratulates for her victory!!!


Miss Tanisha Boramanikar ​stood 3rd in 29th National U-9 Chess Championship 2015 held at Ahemedabad​, Gujrat.

MCA Team Congratulates for her victory!!!


WCM Saloni Sapale won Silver medal in U-17 category at 11th Asian Schools Chess Championship 2015 held at Singapore

MCA Team Congratulates for her victory!!!


Miss ​Tanisha Boramanikar​ ​​won trophy at ​Maharashtra State Selection FIDE Rating Chess Tournament 2015 held at Thane in ​U-9 category.​

MCA Team Congratulates for her victory!!!


WFM Rucha Pujari won Champion's trophy in Late Shri Babukaka Shirgaokar International FIDE Rating Open Chess Tournament 2015 and Late Sou. Meenatai Shirgaokar International FIDE Rating Open Chess Tournament 2015 held at Sangli.

MCA Team Congratulates for her victory!!!


Master Anand Nadar won Silver medal in U-15 category in World School Individual Chess Championship 2015 held at Pattaya, Thailand.

MCA Team Congratulates for his victory!!!


Miss.Saloni Saple won Silver medal in U-17 category in World School Individual Chess Championship 2015 held at Pattaya, Thailand.

MCA Team Congratulates for her victory!!!


Mr.Abhishek Kishor Thomre won Gold Medal and received 250 Euros as a cash prize in the World Amateur Chess Championship 2015 held at Greece

MCA Team Congratulates for his victory!!!


Attention - 25 Grace Marks.

Tournaments Treated for 25 - Grace Marks.​

Laxmikant Itkelwar Memorial Maharashtra State U-15 Open & Girls FIDE Rating Chess Championship 2015 - Nagpur.
and
Maharashtra State U-25 Youth Selection Chess Championship 2015, Nandurbar.

Districts - Yavatmal, Solapur, Mumbai City and Wardha

MCA have not received entries from above districts on their letter head, hence players from these

districts
​will​ ​not get benefit of 25 - Grace marks decided by the Directorate of Sports and Youth Services.


Aurangabad District Chess Association Organizing,

"Amdar Chashak" Maharashtra State Amateur​ Chess Championship – ​2015.

From: 24th October to 28th October 2015.
Sponsored By – Mananiya Amdar
Shri. Atul Save

Event Code: 121258/MAH/2015
Date: 24th October to 28th October 2015
Venue: Kalash mangal Karyalaya, Kranti Chowk, Aurangabad - 431001

Contact Details :

Name: Aurangabad District Chess Association
Mobile No: 09325228261
Email ID: aurangabadchess@gmail.com


Unauthorized Bogus Chess Tournament at Hyderabad from 20th to 25th October, 2015.

"All India Charminar Sports Academy" based in Hyderabad is organizing a tournament in the name and style of "National Schools Chess Championship - 2015".

From 20th to 25th October, 2015.​


IMPORTANT : NEW CHANGES IN FIDE RULES FROM 1 JULY 2014.

for details please see- MCA IMPORTANTS


Buddhibal Kreeda Trust Pune Organizing​,

"Shri. Maheshwaranand Sarswati Memorial All India Open FIDE Rating Chess Tournament Pune, from 7th October to 11th October 2015".

Event Code: 120231/MAH/2015
Date: 7th October to 11th October 2015
Venue: Ganesh Sabhagruh,16/3 Erandawane Karve Road, Behind Ranka Jewellers,Hpcl Petrol Pump Lane, Pune 411004.

Contact Details :

Name: Buddhibal Kreeda Trust
Mobile No: 9881077293
Email ID: bktpune@gmail.com


Ahmednagar District Chess Circle Organizing,

"Players Chess League - 2015, from 3rd October to 4th October 2015".

Date: 3rd October to 4th October 2015
Venue: Lakshminarayana Mangal Karyalaya, Tilak Road, Swastik Chowk, Ahmednagar.

Contact Details :

Name: Shri. Yashwant Bapat - Secretary - Ahmednagar District Chess Circle
Mobile No: 9326092501
Email ID: bapatyashwant@yahoo.in


Important Notice - MCA EC/ GB Meeting on 4th October, 2015 at Jalgaon .

This is to inform you all that, The Executive Committee Meeting and General Body Meeting of Maharashtra Chess Association has been called on 4th October , 2015 (Sunday) 10:00 AM and 11:00 AM respectively at Jain Hills, Jalgaon.

All District Secretaries & District Presidents are invited for the EC.

We are looking forward for your cooperation in this matter.


Nagpur Chess Academy (NCA) has organizing One day Blitz Chess Tournament exclusively for its members which will be held on 20th (Sunday) of September, 2015 at Nagpur Chess Academy, VBA Hall 285, Shankar Nagar, Nagpur. The participant will have to report on 20th September at 09:30 AM at the venue. Only first 50 entrants will fight in Swiss league format. The entry fees is Rs.100. The Tournament is having attractive cash prizes. The entries will be accepted at the venue daily between 5:30 to 7:00 Pm. The last day for submitting entry is Saturday 19th September 2015. No telephonic entries will be entertain.

For more information / any queries please contact:

1) Mr. Prakash Chahande (Coach)
Mobile No: 9371030393

2) FA Anurag Singh
Mobile No: 9021984949


Dear Chess Friends,

IMPORTANT

Laxmikant Itkelwar Memorial Maharashtra State U-15 Open & Girls FIDE Rating Chess Championship 2015 From: 1st to 5th August 2015 At - Nagpur.

And

Maharashtra State U-25 Youth Selection Chess Championship 2015 From: 9th to 13th September 2015 At – Nandurbar

Both the Tournaments will be treated for 25- Grace Marks of Maharashtra Government


Important Announcement from AICF.

PIO ( Person of Indian origin ) / OCI ( Overseas Citizen of India ) card holders:

As per Government of India guidelines / rules, players with PIO / OCI documents cannot play for India. As a result, AICF had taken a decision that these players cannot participate in any selection tournaments like district selection / State selection and National Championship which ultimately lead to the selection of the Indian National team. However these players can play in all FIDE rated events and other tournaments in India and abroad......Read more.


N​andurbar ​D​istrict​ C​hess ​A​ssociation​ ​Organizing​,​

Maharashtra State Under 25 Youth FIDE Rating Chess Championship, 2015.

Event Code: 119375 /MAH/2015
Date: 9th​ September to 13​th September​ 2015
Venue: Agrawal Bhavan,Near Police Line,Baherpura, Nandurbar.

Contact Details :

1. Sandip Salunke (Secretary- Nandurabar District Chess Association)
Mobile No: 8149881781,
Email ID– ndchess@gmail.com
2. Shobhraj Khonde ( Tournament Secretary, Director Ashwameghraj Chess Club )
Mobile No: 8484840974

For Accommodation Contacts:

1.​ Rahul Khedkar (Vice President- Nandurabar District Chess Association)
Mobile No: 9422787335​​
2. Kedar Patil (Director- Nandurabar District Chess Association)
Mobile No: 7588939180


Nagpur District Chess Association Organizing

53rd National Challenger Chess Championship 2015

Event Code: 114518/MAH/2015
Date: 16th August to 27th August 2015
Venue: Naivedhyam Celebration Center,North Ambazari road, Opp NIT Swimming Pool,Nagpur-440010

Contact Details :

Name: Nagpur District Chess Association
Mobile No: 9422174490
Email ID: ndcanagpur@gmail.com


WCM Tejeshwini Sagar won Gold medal in U-15 category in World School Individual Chess Championship 2015 held at Pattaya, Thailand.

MCA Team Congratulates for her victory!!!


Miss Siya Sagar won trophy in U-7 category at 11th Asian Schools Chess Championship 2015 held at Singapore.

MCA Team Congratulates for her victory!!!


WCM Tejeshwini Sagar won Gold medal and trophy in U-15 category at 11th Asian Schools Chess Championship 2015 held at Singapore.

MCA Team Congratulates for her victory!!!


Pune District Chess Circle Organizing

Maharashtra State U-7 Boys & Girls Selection Chess Tournament 2015

Date: 17th July to 19th July 2015
Venue: Maharashtra Mandal Hall,Opp-Tilak Maharashtra VidyaPeeth, Veer Savarkar Nagar,Gultekdi,Pune-411037

Contact Details :

Name: IA Nitin Shenvi
Mobile No: 9096698691

Name: IA Rajendra Shidore
Mobile No: 9890485666

Name: Rohit Tembe
Mobile No: 8007944674

For more details please download the Tournament Circular at MCA / DOWNLOADS / TOURNAMENT CIRCULAR


Dear Sir,

GOOD DAY!!!

We apologize for the inconvenience caused to you.

This is with reference to the subject, the General Meeting at Akola which was called on 9th August, 2015 is postponed. The next date for the same will be informed shortly.


Important Notice :

This is to inform you that the General Meeting for establishment of new District Chess Association at​ Palghar ​district is called on ​Thursday - 13​th August​,​ 2015 at ​6​:00 PM.

Venue :
​​Old Viva College, Virar (W)​, Palghar​.

Contact Person :
Ninant Pednekar​ (​9372094825​)​

Email ID :
​ninant561968@gmail.com

Interested chess players & lovers who are willing to contribute for chess, please attend the meeting.


IMPORTANT INFORMATION FOR ACCOMMODATION FOR PLAYERS PARTICIPATING IN 29th NATIONAL UNDER-13 OPEN & GIRLS CHESS CHAMPIONSHIP-2015.

For accommodation The Haryana Chess Association have recently join hands with OYO ROOMS and they are our ACCOMMODATION PARTNER. They are providing us very good A/C rooms at very nominal price of Rs. 1,100/- ( Double Occupancy) with Breakfast. Those interested may contact us IMMEDIATELY as only 40 such rooms are available.

Those interested may contact Mr. NARESH SHARMA Cell No. 9810205181.


Nagpur District Chess Association Organizing

Laxmikant Itkelwar Memorial Maharashtra State U-15 Open FIDE Rating Chess Championship 2015.

Event Code: 111780/111781/MAH/2015
Date: 1st August to 5th August 2015
Venue: Naivedhyam Celebration Center, North Ambazari Road, Opposite NIT Swimming Pool, Nagpur.

Contact Details :

Name: Nagpur District Chess Association
Mobile No: 9422174490
Email ID: ndcanagpur@gmail.com


Buddhibal Kreeda Trust Organizing

Maharashtra State U-13 Boys & Girls Selection FIDE Rating Chess Tournament 2015.

Event Code:
Date: 4th July to 8th July 2015
Venue: Manohar Mangal Karyalaya, Off Karve Road, Pune-411004, Maharashtra.

Contact Details :

Name: Buddhibal Kreeda Trust
Mobile No: 9881077293/ 020-25443136
Email ID: bktpune@gmail.com


Resha Multi Activity Center Nashik Organizing

"All India Open Chess FIDE Rating Tournament Nashik"

Event Code: 112916/MAH/2015
Date: 25th July 2015 to 29th July 2015.
Venue: Navrang Hall, Behind Chitracoot Society,Near Market Yard, Dindori Road, Panchvati, Nashik.

Contact Details :

1)Name: Mrs Archana Kulkarni
Mobile No: 098500-19606

2)Name:Shri.Tushar Gosavi
Mobile No: 090110-01979

3)Name:Shri.Anil Rathi
Mobile No: 98231-76155

Email ID: reshachesslife@gmail.com

For more details please download the Tournament Circular at MCA / DOWNLOADS / TOURNAMENT CIRCULAR


Thane District Chess Association Organizing

"Maharashtra State Selection under 9 and 17 (Open and Girls) FIDE rating Chess Tournaments Thane-2015."

Event Code:
112917/112918/MAH/2015
112919/112920/MAH/2015
Date: 21st May 2015 to 25th May 2015
Venue: St.Lawrence High School & Jr.College of Science & Commerce, Opp.D' Souza Wadi, Road No- 03, V.B.Phadke Marg, Wagle Estate, Thane-400604.

For Submitting Entry Forms and Other Details, Please Contact:

1) Name :Shri. Abhijit Joshi
Mobile No : 09820209129
Email id: entry@thanechess.com

2) Name :Shri. Mohit Lade
Mobile No : 09029106570
Email id: entry@thanechess.com

3) Name: Shri. Deepak Kumtakar
Mobile No: 09967373378
Email id: entry@thanechess.com

For Accommodation, Please Contact:

1) Name : Dr. Deepak Tandel
Mobile No : 09833049225

2) Name : Shri. Nikhil Joshi
Mobile No : 09833104863

For more details please download the Tournament Circular at MCA / DOWNLOADS / TOURNAMENT CIRCULAR.


Nutan Buddhibal Mandal Sangli Organizes

Shri.Babukaka Shrigaokar FIDE Rating Chess Tournament

Event code: 110094/ MAH/2015
Date: 11th to 17th May 2015
Venue: Dr.Babpat Bal, Shikshan Mandir, Near Shivaji Mandal, S.T Stand Road, Sangli, Maharashtra.

Contact Details :

Name: Nutan Buddhibal Mandal
Mobile No: 9422042022 / 9423872924 / 0233-2375156
Email ID: nbm1941@gmail.com


Nutan Buddhibal Mandal Sangli Organizes

Sou.Meenatai Shrigaokar FIDE Rating Chess Tournament for Women

Event code: 110095/MAH/2015
Date: 18th to 22nd May 2015
Venue: Dr.Babpat Bal, Shikshan Mandir, Near Shivaji Mandal, S.T Stand Road, Sangli, Maharashtra.

Contact Details :

Name: Nutan Buddhibal Mandal
Mobile No: 9422042022 / 9423872924 / 0233-2375156
Email ID: nbm1941@gmail.com
For more details please download the Tournament Circular at MCA / DOWNLOADS / TOURNAMENT CIRCULAR


"MCA Gmail (maharashtrachess@gmail.com) is not operating due to some unavoidable reason. If you have any correspondence to work please mark copy to dilippagay@hotmail.com & info@maharashtrachess.com to take immediate action on the same.


Important Notice :

This is to inform you that the General Meeting for establishment of new District Chess Association at A​mravati ​district is called on 9th August​,​ 2015 at ​11​:00 ​A​M.

Venue :
​Hotel Amantran​, ​Railway Station Chowk​, A​mravati.​

Contact Person :
1.Pawan Dodeja​ (​9370314796​)
2.Pratik Ghogare​ (​9423154300​)

Email ID :
​pratikpghogare@gmail.com

Interested chess players & lovers who are willing to contribute for chess, please attend the meeting.


1. General Meeting for establishment of new District Chess Association at Akola district is called on 9th August 2015 at 2:00 AM.

Venue :
Rathi Hospital, Civil lines, Akola.

Contact Person :
1.Rahul Bharasarkle (9764283127)
2.Pravin N. Hend (9552710556)

Email ID :
pravinhend9281@gmail.com

Interested chess players & lovers who are willing to contribute for chess, please attend the meeting.


MCA team congratulates Shri. Sandeep Patil, Secratary Raigad District Chess Association for getting Agari Krida Bhushan Award .

For detail news please visit MCA/ Player's Corner / Sports News.


RamRatna Group and Diaspora Times Organizing

"RamRatna" 42nd National women Challenger Chess Championship 2015

Event Code: 115576 /MAH/ 2015
Date: 2nd July to 11th July 2015
Venue: Keshav Shrusti-RMP Complex​,​ Esselworld​ Road​, Uttan​ village​, Bhayandar​( west)​, ​Mumbai-401106​

Contact Details :

Name: Mr. Ashok Motwani
Tel: +91 222 624 1338
Mobile No. +91 982 110 7890
Email Id: Ashok.Motwani@Gmail.com

For more details please download the Tournament Circular at MCA / DOWNLOADS / TOURNAMENT CIRCULAR


Dear Sir,
We have reached around 350 entries.
for the sake of systematic organisation
we have decided to close the entries today 21st July,2015 at 3pm.
Thanks for your whole hearted support.
Thanking you
Resha Chess Team

All India International FIDE Rating Chess Tournament 2015 at Nashik.

Good News,

Grab the benefits of this opportunity!!

The registration dates are extended up to 21st July 2015.
Last date of registration with late fee Rs. 500/- is 22nd and 23rd, July 2015.

For Online transfer bank details

Account Name: Resha Associates, India Overseas Bank, Mahatma Nagar Branch, Nashik
Account Number :304902000000003 (Current Account)
IFSC Code:IOBA0003049

Contact: +91 8378997140, +91 9850019606
Email: reshachesslife@gmail.com

No Spot Entry will be taken.


PCA Chess Academy Organizing

G.H.Raisoni All India Open FIDE Rating Chess Tournament 2015.

Event Code: 114867/MAH/2015
Date: 16th June to 20th June 2015
Venue: Dr.Ambedkar College, Deekshabhoomi,Nagpur.

Contact Details :

Name: PCA Chess Academy
Mobile No: 9422829292
Email ID: milindmarathe36@gmail.com


Gondia District Chess Association Organizes

"Late Ramesh VinayakRao Kotwal Memorial All India Rapid Chess Championship 2015"

Event Code: 111219/MAH/2015/RPD
Date: 27th June to 28th June 2015
Venue: Bhawbhuti Rangmandir, Poornath ,Gondia.

Contact Details :

Name: Mukesh Barai
Mobile No: 09422834766
Email Id : chessgondia@gmail.com


For Maharashtra Players!!!

Please note that for participating in any National Tournament all Seeded/Selected/Donor players should confirm their entries through respective Districts. It is mandatory to fill MCA entry form for National and send to MCA with a copy of birth certificate and as per AICF rule the birth certificate should be registered within one year from the birth of child.

National Entry Fee payment should be deposited in MCA SBI account at least 2 days before last date without late fee, else MCA will charged fine of Rs 500/-. MCA will forward and intimate the entries with entry fee to the organizer.

Note:It is compulsory to send entry to Maharashtra Chess Association for Participating in any National Tournament.


MCA invites players who would like to represent "Maharashtra" for the "29th National U-9 Chess Championship" – 2015 ,( Boys & Girls)

Date: 11th June – 19th June 2015
At - Ahmedabad, Gujarat.

Age Limit: Players Born On or After 01.01.2006

Entry Fee Structure: Ordinary entry: Rs. 700/- ; Special entry: Rs. 4000/-

The player should deposit Entry Fees in the account of MCA. Below are the Account Details.

Name of the bank: State Bank of India
Bank Name: SBI
Branch Name: Gopal Nagar
Account type: Saving
Account No: 32912349108
IFSC Code: SBIN0006273
City: Nagpur.

To participate in the tournament please send entries to MCA till 25th May 2015 by submitting the form which is available at MCA / Downloads / Forms & Formats / MCA entry form for Nationals 2015-16

Note: Last date for entries to be received on or before 25th May 2015. Also please send the scanned copy of birth certificate and as per AICF rule the birth certificate should be registered within one year from the child's birth. Certificates from School are not valid.


Master Dev Shah is awarded as "Candidate Master Title"

MCA team congratulates for his victory!!


Master Tanish Santosh Khandave crowned as "National Champion" and won Gold Medal and trophy at 4th National School Chess Championship Goa 2015 in U-5 category.

MCA team congratulates for his victory!!


Mrudul Dehankar won Gold Medal and trophy at 4th National School Chess Championship Goa 2015 in U-11 category.

MCA team congratulates for his victory!!


Master Raunak Sadhwani won Bronze Medal at 4th National School Chess Championship Goa 2015 in U-11 category.

MCA team congratulates for his victory!!


CM Aditya Mittal won Bronze Medal at 4th National School Chess Championship Goa 2015 in U-9 category.

MCA team congratulates for his victory!!


Nagpur District Chess Association Organizes

Maharashtra State U-15 Boys & Girls FIDE Rating Chess Championship 2015

Event Code: 111780 & 111781/MAH/2015
Date: 2nd September to 6th September 2015
Venue: Maharajbag Club, Amravati road, Nagpur.

Contact Details :

Nagpur District Chess Association: 09422174490
Email Id: ndcanagpur@gmail.com


Nagpur Taluka Chess Association Organizes

Maharashtra State Open and Women Selection Chess Tournament 2015

Event Code: 111779/MAH/2015
Date: 28th April to 2nd May 2015
Venue: Ambedkar College near DikshaBhoomi, Nagpur.

Contact Details :

Name:Prashant Paulkar
Mobile No: 9423677736
Email ID:prashantpaulkar8971@gmail.com

Name: Sushant Jumde
Mobile No: 9823815084
Email ID:sushant.jumde@gmail.com


Dahisar Sports Foundation & Chanakya Chess Academy Jointly Organizing

1st Maharashtra Open FIDE Rating Chess Tournament.

Event Code: 111151/MAH/2015
Date: 22nd April to 26th April 2015
Venue: 2nd Floor, Samaj Kalyan Kendra, Dahisar Sports Foundation, Near Jari Mari Garden, Dahisar(E) ,Mumbai-400068

Contact Details :

Name: Mr.Nitin Warde
Mobile No: 9769434181
Email Id: nitinwarde2004@yahoo.com

Name: Mr.Vishwanath
Mobile No:9820121241

Name: IA Vitthal Madhav
Mobile No: 8452840009

Name: Mrs.Vidya Warde
Mobile No: 9869434181

Website: www.chanakyachess.com

For more details please download the Tournament Circular at MCA / DOWNLOADS / TOURNAMENT CIRCULAR.


Ahmednagar District Chess Circle Organizes

Ahmednagar FIDE Rating Chess Tournament 2015-Only for Maharashtra Chess Players

Event Code: 109959/ MAH/2015
Date: 22nd to 26th April 2015
Venue: Saptak sadan, khist lane, Ahmednagar,Maharashtra.

Contact Details :

Name: Mr.Yashwant.D.Bapat
Mobile No: 9326092501
Email ID: bapatyashwant@yahoo.co.in

For more details please download the Tournament Circular at MCA / DOWNLOADS / TOURNAMENT CIRCULAR.


Jalgaon District Chess Association & Jain Sports Academy Jalgaon Organizes

Maharashtra State Selection under 11 Boys and Girls FIDE Rating Chess Championship 2015

Event Code: 110088 / 110090 / MAH/2015
Date: 17th to 20th April 2015
Venue: President Cottage resort, Ajanta Road, M.I.D.C. Jalgaon, Maharashtra.

Contact Details :

Name: Mr. Faruk Shaik
Phone No: 0257-2241366
Email ID: faruksk.hockey@gmail.com
Name: Pravin Thakare
Mobile No: 9226375077
Email ID: pravin.thakare.jalgaon@gmail.com


Bramhapuri Taluka Buddhibal Sanghatna Organizing

Bramhapuri Educational City Trophy " All India Open FIDE Rating Chess Tournament" 2015.

Event Code:
Date: 21st June to 25th June 2015
Venue: Vitthal Rukmini Sabhagruh,Armori road,Bramhapuri, Dist- Chandrapur.Maharashtra.

Contact Details :

Name: Bramhapuri Taluka Buddhibal Sanghatna
Mobile No: 09405743330/07177-272321
Email ID: hpchole48@gmail.com


Important Notice to all players :

Unauthorized Tournament :

As per the confirmation from Pune District Chess Circle, CHAKAN Chess Tournament 2015 to be conducted from 28th February to 1st March 2015 at Pune, MCA has declared it an Unauthorized tournament. Please do not participate in above mentioned tournament and those players who will participate in the subject tournament MCA will take strict action against them.


Giants Group of Satara and N.D.Joshi Memorial Trust Organizes

"CHATURANG – 2015" Open Rapid Chess Tournament.

Date: 28th February to 1st March 2015
Venue: Hotel Suruban, Back of Kanse Hospital, Near S.T.Stand, Sadar Bazar, Satara.

Contact Details :

Name: Shri. Makarand Joshi
Mobile No: 9922680000
Name: Shri. Jayant Uthale
Mobile No: 9422601395
Name: Nitin Shingate
Mobile No: 9822070895

For more details please download the Tournament Circular at MCA / DOWNLOADS / TOURNAMENT CIRCULAR


MCA invites players to submit their Names for the selection of Maharashtra State Team for the National Team Chess Championship Men and Women- 2015.

Date: From 20th February to 26th February, 2015.
At - Panajim, Goa.

To participate in the tournament please send the entries to MCA till 2nd February 2015 by submitting the form which is available at MCA / Downloads / Forms & Formats / Form for National Team Goa.


Children Chess Academy Organizes
Maharashtra State Rapid Selection FIDE Rating Chess Tournament 2015

Date: 14th to 15th February 2015

Venue: Priyadarshani Indira Gandhi Krida Sankul (Indoor Game Hall), Kalidas, P.K.Road, Mulund(West), Mumbai-400080.

Contact Details :
1. Shri.S.R.Mohandas - 99837434064- srmohandas@gmail.com, www.chessstudies.com.
2. Shri. Vitthal Madhav- 9702273330
3. Shri. Vishwanath Madhav- 9820121241
More Details : www.mumbaichess.org , www.mumbaisuburbanchess.com
For Detail Circular please visit MCA/ Downloads / Tournament Circular.


Children Chess Academy Organizes
Maharashtra State Blitz Selection FIDE Rating Chess Tournament 2015

Date: 15th to 15th February 2015

Venue: Priyadarshani Indira Gandhi Krida Sankul (Indoor Game Hall), Kalidas, P.K.Road Mulund(West), Mumbai-400080.

Contact Details :
1. Shri.S.R.Mohandas - 99837434064- srmohandas@gmail.com, www.chessstudies.com.
2. Shri. Vitthal Madhav- 9702273330
3. Shri. Vishwanath Madhav- 9820121241
More Details : www.mumbaichess.org , www.mumbaisuburbanchess.com
For Detail Circular please visit MCA/ Downloads / Tournament Circular.


IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT OF AICF :

The Medical Evaluation is conducted by AICF on 14th and 15th February 2015 at Chennai . For further details please refer MCA Important.


Nagpur District Chess Association organizes
Maharashtra State Under -19 Open & Girls FIDE Rating Chess Championship - 2015 at Nagpur.

Event Code : 107036/107037/MAH/2015
Date : 22nd to 26th January 2015
Venue : Dr. Ambedkar College,
Near Diksha Bhoomi, Ramdaspeth, Nagpur

Contact Details :
1. Name : Shri. K.K.Barat
Mobile Number : 9422174490
Email ID : kkbarat@gmail.com
2. Name : Praveen Pantawane
Mobile Number : 9372560695
Email ID :pravin.pantawane86@gmail.com


Rustomjee Cambridge International School organizes
1st Maharashtra State School Chess Championship 2015

Date : 9th to 11th January 2015
Venue : Rustomjee Cambridge International School
J.S.Road, Dahisar (West), Mumbai - 400068

Contact Details :
1. Shri. Rajababu Gajengi - 9324719299 - rajababugajengi@indianchessschool.com
2. Shri. Kiran Wadia - 7387092360 - kiranwadia@indianchessschool.com
3. Shri.Vikram Kadam - 9819456556 - vikramkadam@indianchessschool.com
4. Shri. Mukesh Bhosale - 9172316723 - mukeshbhosle@indianchessschool.com


Important Notice :

1. General Meeting for establishment of new District Chess Association at Washim district is called on 21st Dec. 2014 at 10:00 AM.

Venue :
Somani Career Academy, Washim
In front of old Z.P.
Back of Honda showroom
Near Aptec Computers , Akola Naka
Washim 444505


2. General Meeting for establishment of new District Chess Association at Buldhana district is called on 21st Dec. 2014 at 3:00 PM.

Venue :
Government Rest House,
Near Bus Stand, Buldhana

Interested chess players & lovers who are willing to contribute for chess, please attend the meeting.


DSO State Chess Tournament Usmanabad is now postponed & new date will be in the month of January 2015.


Miss.Parnali Dharia Stood 1st in Asian youth Chess Championship U-18 girls held at Delhi. MCA team congratulates her for her grand success.


Ajaipal Mangal and Company Organizes

1. Master Neeraj Gawale Memorial 1st All India Open FIDE Rating Rapid Chess Championships 2014

Event Code : 101536/MAH/2014
Date : 6th and 7th December 2014
Venue : Town Hall, Near Collector Office,
Court Naka, Thane (West) - 400601


2. Dr. Mohan Mawalge Memorial 2nd All India Open FIDE Rating Blitz Chess Championships 2014

Date : 7th December 2014
Venue : Town Hall, Near Collector Office,
Court Naka, Thane (West) - 400601


Contact :

A) For Entries

i) Mr. Avinash Tiwarekar (09821293639), Mr. (FA) Salim Shaikh (09930379333), Mr. Mohan Desai (09322242833)

ii) Mr. Avinash Tiwarekar (09821293639), Submit entries by DD drawn on any nationalized bank in favour of "Avinash Tiwarekar" payable at Thane.

Postal address : Avinash Y. Tiwarekar, B/15, Omshakti Building, Bhatwadi, Near Shrinagar Fish Market, Kisan Nagar No. 3, Wagle Estate, Thane (West) - 400604

iii) Entry fees may be remitted to following bank account:

Account Name: Avinash Y. Tiwarekar Bank Name: Dena Bank

Account No.: 107210003868 IFSC Code : BKDN0471072
After remittance of entry fees in bank account, filled up entry form with signature to be e-mailed on both email : nubair@rediffmail.com / avirohan.tiwarekar@gmail.com

(iv) Entries may be submitted in person at Section Office, PWD Rest House, Court Naka,Thane(W) on working days between 11.00 a.m. to 6.00 p.m. towards Mr. Avinash Tiwarekar (09821293639).

B) Thane District Chess Association (TDCA) officials for any additional information / entries.
Mr. Salil Ghate –( 09870063785), Dr. Deepak Tandel – (09833049225), Mr. Abhijit Joshi – (09820209129)

C) Maharashtra Chess Association officials : Hon. Gen. Secretary Mr. Dilip Pagay (09890576769), Mr. (IA) P. B. Bhilare (09869017221)


3rd Sou Nirmala Vaze Memorial All India FIDE Rating rapid

Event Code : 102296 / MAH / 2014
Date : 13th Dec to 14th Dec 2014
Venue : Mumbai, Maharashtra

Contact:

Dr. Prakash Vaze Sports Foundation
Mob : 9920148806
Email : drvazeprakash@gmail.com
Website:http://www.vazesports.com


"41st NATIONAL WOMEN PREMIER CHESS CHAMPIONSHIP-2014"

Date : 24th October to 05th November 2014

Venue : Hotel Great Maratha , Opp. Market Yard, Miraj Road, Sangli.

Contacts :
Mr. Chidambar Kotibhaskar – +91 98221 97761
Mr. Chintamani Limaye – +91 94220 42022
Mr. Deepak Vaychal - + 91 94238 72924
Email Id :- nbm1941@gmail.com


RAIGAD DISTRICT CHESS ASSOCIATION

Maharashtra State Under 17 (Boys & Girls) Chess Championship 2014 International Rating Tournaments

Date: 29 Oct to Nov 2014
Venue : Bhagyalaxmi Hall, Behind Nilima Hotel Bus Stop Near Raigad District Central Co-op. Bank., (R.D.C.C. H.O.), Chendhare, Alibag, Tal. Alibag, Dist. Raigad - 402201.

Contact :

Confirmation of Entry :

Shri. VILAS EKNATH MHATRE
M- 8888055755
Email : mhatre.vilas@rediffmail.com, raigadchess@gmail.com

Shri. SHRIRAM THOSAR
Mob: 9823279046
Email: spthosar@hotmail.com

Shri. P.R. PATIL
Mob: 9420648723
Email: prpatil@gmail.com

Shri. SURYAKANT MHATRE
Mob: 9273783393
Email: susmitmhatre4444@gmail.com


Congratulations to WFM Divya Deshmukh for becoming World Youth Champion in U-10 Girls !


Mumbai Suburban District Chess Association (MSDCA)

Maharashtra State Under – 25 FIDE Rating Chess Championship 2014 Mumbai

Event Code: 99203/MAH/2014
Date: 01 Oct to 05 Oct 2014
Venue: Thakur College Of Science & Commerce, Thakur Village, kandivali (East), Mumbai – 400101
Contact :

Confirmation of Entry :

Shri S. H. kenkare, Treasurer, MSDCA
Mob: 9967425992
Email: Shkenkre1959@yahoo.com

Lodging Arrangements :

IA Prem Pandit, Member, MSDCA
Mob: 9404623950
Email: danshree_pandit@rediffmail.com

Dr. Richa Jain, Member, MSDCA (Venue related)
Mob : 9820928402
Email : richajain19@rediffmail.com

For More details plz. download the tournament circular @ MCA / Downloads / Tournament Circular.


Jalgaon District Chess Association & Jain Sports Academy, Jalgaon have organized

Maharashtra State Amateur Selection FIDE Rating Chess Championship 2014, Jalgaon
Event Code : 100597/MAH/2014
Date : 25th Sept to 28th Sept 2014
Venue : Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel Levabhavan,
Near BSNL Office, Jalgaon - 425 001.

Contact :
Shri Pravin Thakare Cell 9226375077
Email : pravin.thakare.jalgaon@gmail.com
Shri Ravindra Dharmadhikari Cell 9422776865
Email : dharmadhikari.ravindra@jains.com
Shri Prashant Kasar Cell 9665795925
Shri Pravin Somani Cell 8237546622
Shri Narendra Patil Cell 9226773423
Shri N. J. Gadia, Secretary, Jalgaon District Chess Association


Master Dev Shah has won silver medal in National U-7 2014 held at Kolkata. MCA team congratulates him for his grand success.


Master Raahil Mullick won gold Medal in Asian School Championship & was awarded Candidate Master title . MCA team congratulates him for his grand success.

For more details please see MCA/PLAYERS CORNERS/NEWS AND EVENT


Master Sharang Sanjeev Kapoor won Bronze Medal in Asian School Championship & was awarded CM title . MCA team congratulates him for his grand success .


Shri Swabhimani Kala, Krida & Sanskrutik Yuvak Mandal, Rendal, Kolhapur has organized

1st Swabhimani Chashak Open Fide Rating Chess Tournament 2014 Event Code : 100346/MAH/2014

Date : 19th to 23rd September, 2014
Venue : Shri Jiveshwar Mangal Karyalaya, Hupari-Rendal, Kolhapur.

Please deposit Entry Fee in below account :
Bank Name - Rendal Co-op. Bank Ltd. Rendal, Branch - Kolhapur.
A/c Name - Shri. Swabhimani Kala, Krida & Sanskrutik Yuvak Mandal, Rendal.
A/c No. - 40900520121
IFSC Code - IBKL0116RBS

Contact :
Mr. Suryaji Bhosale Cell : 09766076555, 07304529444
Email : suryajibbhosale@gmail.com
Mr. Bharat Chougule Cell : 09850653160, 09762320421
Email : bhart_chougule@yahoo.com
Mr. Patil R.D. Cell : 09850839870, 09421745566

For More details plz. download the tournament circular @ MCA / Downloads / Tournament Circular.


Master Ridit Nimdia secured 3rd prize at 13th Dubai Junior Chess Championship held at Dubai Chess & Culture Club from 12-18 August, 2014. MCA Team congratulates him for his grand success.

Master Rahat Mhatre secured 19th position at 13th Dubai Junior Chess Championship held at Dubai Chess & Culture Club from 12-18 August, 2014. MCA Team congratulates him for his grand success.

Master Soham Palkar secured 4th prize at 13th Dubai Junior Chess Championship held at Dubai Chess & Culture Club from 12-18 August, 2014. MCA Team congratulates him for his grand success.


Those players who are interested to apply for Shiv Chhatrapati Rajya Krida Puraskar through Maharashtra Chess Association, please send application to MCA before 26/08/2014.


MCA Team congratulates Ms. Mrudal Dehankar for securing 2nd position at National Under 11 Open & Girls Chess Championship, Puri, Odisha, Dt. 24th July to 1st August, 2014.


Nagpur Chess Academy has organized
Principal Arunrao Kalode Memorial Maharashtra State U-13 Open & Girls FIDE Rating Chess Selection Tournament 2014

Event Code : 98878/98879/MAH/ 2014
Date : 24th to 28th August, 2014
Venue : Gulmohar Hall, Khamla, Nagpur.
Contact :
Shri. Vinay Vitalkar (Sec., NCA) Mob. 8793187861
Email: vinayvitalkar@yahoo.co.in
Shri Vishwajit Pendsey (Jt. Sec., NCA) Mob. 9823912580
Email: vmpendsey@in.com
Shri Prakash Chahande Mob. 9371030393
Shri Anurag Singh Mob. 9021984949

For More details plz. download the tournament circular @ MCA / Downloads / Tournament Circular.


Master Dev Shah wins Gold Medal in Under-10 mixed category of boys & girls at Commonwealth Chess Championships 2014, Glasgow, Scotland. MCA Team congratulates him for his grand success.

For detail news refer MCA/PLAYERS' CORNER/SPORTS NEWS.


As 44th National Junior (U-19) Chess Championship -2014 & 29th National Junior (U-19) Girls Chess Championship-2014 is in Pune , Maharashtra ,

MCA EC has decided to allow all the players of Maharashtra State, who wish to participate in the tournament can play as donor entry .


Miss Ananya Rishi Gupta wins Gold Medal in U-10 girls category at Commonwealth Chess Championship held at Glasgow, UK. Miss Ananya Rishi Gupta wins Silver Medal at National Schools Chess Championship held at New Delhi. MCA Team congratulates her for this grand success.

For detail news refer MCA/PLAYERS' CORNER/SPORTS NEWS.


MCA Team congratulates Mohammad Nubairshah Shaikh on winning Silver medal in U-16 Commonwealth Chess Championships, Glasgow, Scotland.

For detail news refer
MCA/PLAYERS' CORNER/SPORTS NEWS.


Master Aditya Mittal wins Gold Medal in Rapid and Bronze medal in Standard at Asian Youth Under-8 Chess Championship held at Tashkent, Uzbekistan. MCA Team congratulates him for his grand success.

For detail news refer MCA/PLAYERS' CORNER/SPORTS NEWS.


BUDDHIBAL KREEDA TRUST has organized
MAHARASHTRA STATE WOMEN SELECTION FIDE RATING CHESS TOURNAMENT

EVENT CODE NO. 98932/MAH/2014
Date : 16th to 20th AUGUST, 2014
Venue : PYC HINDU GYMKHANA CHESS ACADEMY, 5TH FLOOR, DECCAN GYMKHANA, BHANDARKAR RD, PUNE 4.
Contact :
Email ID : bktpune@gmail.com
Shri Prakash Kunte Mob. 9881077293 Phone : 020/2543136
Nitin Shenvi Mob. 9096698691
Rajendra Shidore Mob. 9890485666,
Aniket Wagale Mob. 9028268847

For More details plz. download the tournament circular @ MCA / Downloads / Tournament Circular.


Nagpur Chess Academy has organized
Principal Arunrao Kalode Memorial Maharashtra State U-13 Open & Girls FIDE Rating Chess Selection Tournament 2014

Event Code : 98878/98879/MAH/ 2014
Date : 24th to 28th August, 2014
Venue : Gulmohar Hall, Khamla, Nagpur.
Contact :
Shri. Vinay Vitalkar (Sec., NCA) Mob. 8793187861
Email: vinayvitalkar@yahoo.co.in
Shri Vishwajit Pendsey (Jt. Sec., NCA) Mob. 9823912580
Email: vmpendsey@in.com
Shri Prakash Chahande Mob. 9371030393
Shri Anurag Singh Mob. 9021984949

For More details plz. download the tournament circular @ MCA / Downloads / Tournament Circular.


BUDDHIBAL KREEDA TRUST has organized
SHRI MAHESHWARANAND SARSWATI MEMORIAL ALL INDIA OPEN FIDE RATING CHESS TOURNAMENT

EVENT CODE NO. 99271/MAH/2014
Date : 13th TO 17th SEPTEMBER, 2014.
Venue : MANOHAR MANGAL KARYALAY,OFF KARVE ROAD,NEAR MHATRE BRIDGE,ERANDAWANE,PUNE 411004.
Phone : O2O/25425191.
Contact :
Shri.Prakash Trimbak Kunte Mob. 9881077293 Phone : 020/25443136
Email ID : bktpune@gmail.com
Nitin Shenvi Mob. 9096698691
Abhishek Kelkar Mob. 9860798978 ,
Aniket Wagale Mob. 9028268847
Rajendra Shidore Mob. 9890485666 ,
Vivek Bhagwat Mob. 9371267694 ,

For More details plz. download the tournament circular @ MCA / Downloads / Tournament Circular.


Pune District Chess Circle has organized
44th National Junior (U-19) Chess Championship-2014
&
29th National Junior (U-19) Girls Chess Championship-2014

Event Code : 97262 & 97263/MAH/2014

Date : From 10th July 2014 to 18th July 2014
Venue : Boxing Hall,Chatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Sports city,Balewadi,Pune

Contact :
Mr.Sanjay Cell : 91-9822597687

Karvde Cell : 91-9096698691

Mr. Nitin Cell : 91-9767676927

Shenvi Cell : 91-9823028342

MR.Shekhar Jori Cell : 91-9822914521

Mr. Sanjay Cell : 91-9881077293

Adhav

Mr.Rajendra

Shidore

Mr. Prakash Kunte

For More details plz download the tournament circular @ MCA / Downloads / Tournament Circular.


CHATURYA - 2014

Satara Fide Rating Rapid Chess Tournament
AICF Event Code : 96598/MAH/2014

Date : 28th to 29th June, 2014
Venue : Kanishka Multi Purpose Hall, Sadar Bazar, Satara, Maharashtra, India - 415 002.

Contact :
Mr. Jayant Uthale Mob. : 9422601395
Mr. Pranav Tangsale Mob. : 8087030053
Mr. Makrand Joshi Mob. : 9823468000
Email ID : sataradcachess@gmail.com

For More details plz download the tournament circular @ MCA / Downloads / Tournament Circular.


IMPORTANT NOTICE :

Maharashtra State Under 19 (Boys & Girls) Fide Rating Chess Championship 2014

Event Code No 95200/95201/ MAH/2014

Date : 10th June 2014 to 14th June 2014.

Arrival on: 10th June 2014 at 8.30 AM.

Venue : PE Society 's Hall ( Modern College), Shivaji Nagar, Pune – 411 005.

Contact No.
Mr. Prakash Kunte : 9881077293.

Mr. Rajendra Shidore : 9890485666.

PDCC Office : 02060606089.


Very Important : Venue changed

7TH MUMBAI MAYOR’S CHESS TOURNAMENT WILL BE HELD AT

THAKUR COLLEGE OF SCIENCE & COMMERCE,
(SEMINAR HALL), THAKUR VILLAGE,
KANDIVALI (EAST), MUMBAI:-400101.

PLEASE NOTE THE REVISED SCHEDULE:
GROUP A & B REPORTING TIME 11.30 AM ON 2 JUNE, 2014 TO COMPLETE THE REGISTRATION FORMALITIES &CHECK PLAYER’S LIST.
ROUND SHARP AT 2 PM

ALL OTHER INFORMATION REMAINS AS IT IS AS PER CIRCULAR.


Talented chess player Sakshi Chitlange won World Women's Amateur Chess Championship held in Singapore recently.

For detail news refer Media Corner.


"Dear All,

Tournament organizer & district chess association, The format for sending MCA registration players list 2014-2015 is available at @MCA / Downloads/ Forms & formats. You are requested to please send the registration list in this format only"


"Kind Attention to All Arbiters from the Maharashtra,

" As per EC meeting held on 9th March, 2014, in this regard, kindly note that from this year every Maharashtra arbiter Should be registered with the MCA. The fees for the registration is Rs . 200 & the registration form is available on the MCA website also @MCA / Downloads/ Forms & formats.


"Dear All,

To get the all benefits of MCA & AICF please registered with us for the Year 2014-2015, No one can directly registered with AICF unless he get registered with the MCA. ( Following are some exceptions for the same : ESPB, Banks Sports Board)"


"Please note that unrated players are allowed to participate in 'B' and 'C' Group of the 7th Mayor's Cup International Open Chess Tournament 2014"

Date : from 2nd to 9th June 2014
Venue : Chetna College Hall, Government Colony, Western Express Highway, Bandra (E), Mumbai- 400051.
Contact Person :Mr. P. B. Bhilare : 09869017221
Mr. Salil Ghate : 09870063785
Mr. Kumthakar: 9967373378
Mr. Praful Zaveri : 9820547548
Mr. Nagesh Guttala : 9702224442
Mr. Viswanath Madhav : 9820121241
Mr. Vitthal Madhav : 9702273330
Mr. Sekhar Sahu: +91-9438563193 (Foreign Players Registration)

Email : sekhar_im@yahoo.co.in

For More details plz download the tournament circular @ MCA / Downloads / Tournament Circular. The details about the hotels in the dadar are also available in the circular for reference purpose.


Dear Chess Player,

Cash awards for the players- Happy moment - MCA EC decided to give cash awards to meritorious chess players, if any other player fulfills the criteria, then please contact to MCA Secretary before 31st March 2014. Please see the list & criteria at MCA / Players Corner / Awardees/ title holder.


ICS International Open FIDE Rating Chess Tournament

Date : From 8th to 16th May, 2014.
Venue : Thakur College of Science & Commerce, Kandivali (E). Mumbai.
Contact Person :Registration Rajababu Gajengi(9324719299)
Email Id : Rajababugajengi@indianchessschool.com

Accommodation Kiran Wadia(7387092360)
Email Id : kiranwadia@indianchessschool.com

Accommodation Vikram Kadam(9819456556)
Email Id : vikramkadam@indianchessschool.com

Tournament Director FI. Praful Zaveri(9820547548)
Email Id : prafulzaveri@indianchessschool.com

For more details please download the tournament circular @ MCA/ Downloads/ Tournament Circular.


CHESS CLOCKS COMPULSORY

Please note : As per FIDE rules no game will be rated if played without chess clocks. Further in case of any fine imposed by FIDE for event organized without chess clocks the organizers and their State chess association are solely responsible and the event also will not be rated.


"Dear All,
As per EC meeting held on 16th December 2013- Jalgaon the new criteria has been formed for participation in National Tournament as donor entry. For details please see the Important Notices."


Dear All Parents & Players, To see daily Running Tournament Report & news.

Please visit our Tournament Report Tab @ MCA/Players' Corner / Tournament report.


Dear All,
The MCA Registration form for the year 2014-15 is available on our website please download the same under Forms & Formats.


Dear All Parents and Players,

Now you can follow us on facebook at Facebook/Maharashtra Chess Association Nagpur and on Google+ at http://plus.google.com/maharashtrachess
Do stay connected on both to get latest news and updates.


Dear All,

Parents, Players & District association,
Kindly note, AICF has provided strict guidelines related with Birth Certificate, Indian Players participating without Indian passport, & No foreign players without fide ID.
For more details please see important Notices.



To reimburse entry fee/ TA/DA for Seeded/ Selected Players participating in nationals, 2013-14.

Please visit : MCA / Download / Forms & Formats / Form & process of Reimbursement.




"Players who are willing to participate in the age group National's are requested to submit their DOB Certificates to AICF immediately to update our records".

MCA invites players to submit their Names and Rating for the selection of Maharashtra State Team for the upcoming National Team Chess Championship.

More Details see Important Notices..


To see latest Final report for the MCA-CIS Inter School Team Chess Championships, Pune please visit @ MCA /Players Corner / Tournament Report


Maharashtra State Under 11 Fide Rating Boys & Girls Selection Chess Tournament at Nasik

Date : From 30th April to 4th May 2014.
Venue: MET college, Mumbai- Agra Highway, Nasik.
Contact Person : Shri Tushar Gosavi (9011001979)
Email Id : tushargosavi1@gmail.com

For more details please download the tournament circular @ MCA/ Downloads/ Tournament Circular.


Weekly Chess Problems

Find new chess problems every week at Shiven's Corner.
Send your answers at info@maharashtrachess.com.
Shiven's corner is handled directly by IM Shiven Khosla from Mumbai.



To See/ Download the Participants list of National Senior Arbiter Camp- Ahmednagar , From 11th - 12th Jan , 2014 Please visit @ MCA / Downloads/ Arbiters Zone


"Jain Fide Rating Tournament"
Date :- Friday 18 April 2014 to Tuesday 22 April 2014
Venue: Saptak Sadan, Near Pankaj Lodge,Khist Lane, Ahmednagar.

Contact Person :
Yashwant Bapat.(09326092501) e-mail:-bapatyashwant@yahoo.co
Early Bird Entry has special concession on entry fee

For more details please download the tournament circular & also entry form @ mca/downloads/tournament circular


Maharashtra State Under 15 Fide Rating Boys & Girls Selection Chess Tournament at Pune

Date : From 23rd April to 28th April 2014.
Venue : PYC Hindu Gymkhana, Deccan , Pune.
Contact Person : Shri Niranjan Godbole (9673003780)
Email Id : niranjan_godbole@yahoo.in

For more details please download the tournament circular @ MCA/ Downloads/ Tournament Circular.


Maharashtra State Under 9(Boys & Girls) selection FIDE Rating Tournament 2014-15

Date : 27th February to 3rd March, 2014
District: Aurangabad
State: Maharashtra
Contact Persons :
Mr Hemendra Patel 9325228261(aurangabadchess@gmail.com)

For more details please download the tournament circular @ MCA/ Downloads/ Tournament Circular.


Maharashtra State Under 11 Fide Rating Boys & Girls Selection Chess Tournament at Nasik

Date : From 30th April to 4th May 2014.
Inauguration : 10.30 am on 30th April ' 14.
First Round : 12 pm on 30th April ' 14.
Prize Distribution : 5 pm on 4th May '14.
Contact Person : Shri Tushar Gosavi (9011001979)
Email Id : tushargosavi1@gmail.com
The detailed Circular will be publish shortly


Maharashtra State Under 15 Fide Rating Boys & Girls Selection Chess Tournament at Pune

Date : From 23rd April to 28th April 2014.
Inauguration : 11 am on 23rd April ' 14.
First Round : 2 pm on 23rd April ' 14.
Prize Distribution : 7 pm on 28th April' 14.
Contact Person : Shri Niranjan Godbole (9673003780)
Email Id : niranjan_godbole@yahoo.in
The detailed Circular will be publish shortly


MAHARASHTRA STATE U-7 SELECTION CHESS CHAMPIONSHIP 2014-15 AND 52ND MAHARASHTRA STATE SELECTION CHESS CHAMPIONSHIP 2014-15

Date : 15th February to 19th February, 2014
District: Mumbai
State: Maharashtra
Contact Persons :
Mr. P.B.Bhillare : 9869017221(pbbhilare@gmail.com)

For more details please download the tournament circular @ MCA/ Downloads/ Tournament Circular.


34th National Team Chess Championship – 2014 & 12th National Team Chess Championship for Women-2014

Date: From 14th to 20th Feb., 2014
At - Kanpur, UP.

To participate in the tournament please send the entries to MCA, by submitting the form which is available at MCA / Downloads / Forms Formats / Form for National Team Kanpur.


"2nd National Amateur Chess Championship - 2014"
Sponsored by - Suraj Sports Academy
Date:- 27th January to 1st February 2014,
Venue:- Suraj Sports Academy, Badminton Hall, KVC Club MIDC, Kupwad, Opp. Chakan Oil Mill, Sangli (Maharashtra)
-Contact person-
Mr. Chandrakant Walawade 09975959055
Mr. Deepak Vaychal 09423872924
e-mail : nbm1941@gmail.com
e-mail : sdcasangli@gmail.com
web : www.nbmchesssangli.com

for more details download the tournament circular @ MCA / Downloads / Tournament Circular


Dear Participants of 2nd MS Arbiter seminar,
The result of 2nd Maharashtra Arbiter Seminar- Solapur from 30th November to 1st December has been declared . Please download the result @ MCA / Downloads / Arbiters' Zone.

Dear All,
Players, Parents , District & State Chess Associations,

The Last date of submission of entry of the 2nd National Amateur has been Extended to 25 th Jan 2014 up to 10 am.
For convenience of players from various states and requests from many players we have decided to For Registration of the entry & other details please contact to undersigned.

Mr. Chandrakant Walawade 09975959055
Mr. Deepak Vaychal 09423872924
e-mail : nbm1941@gmail.com
e-mail : sdcasangli@gmail.com
web : www.nbmchesssangli.com


National Senior.Arbiter Camp & Exam.in Ahmednagar, Maharashtra from Saturday 11/1/2014 to Sunday 12/1/2014
( two days.)


Venue :- Iris Premiere Hotel's (A/C Hall), Ahmednagar,Maharashtra.
Contact Person:- Mr.Yashwant Bapat. 09326092501 & 09665932165
Email & Web Site:- bapatyashwant@yahoo.co.in , www.ahmednagardistrictchess.com
Arrival Date & Time:- Saturday 11 Jan.2014 at 8.30 a.m.
Inauguration:- Saturday 11 Jan.2014 at 10.00 a.m

For more Details please download the related information Document @ MCA / Downloads / Arbiters' Zone


1st All India Open "Dr Mohan Mawalge Blitz FIDE Rating Chess Championships" Thane, Maharashtra.
Date :- Sunday 5th jan, 2014.
Event Code : 87602/MAH/2013
Contact Person:
FA Salim G. Shaikh
Email ID :
Mobile +91 94202 22786
Mr Mahesh Lad : 9819751606
Mr. Mohan Desai:9322242833

For More Details please download the tournament circular @ MCA/ Downloads/ Tournament Circular


51st NATIONAL PREMIER CHESS CHAMPIONSHIP 2013 (Event Code :77700/MAH/2013)
Date : 16th December to 30th December, 2013
Venue: Jain Hills, Shirsoli Road, Jalgaon
District: Jalgaon
State: Maharashtra
Contact Information :
Mr. Faruk Shaikh: (faruksk.hockey@gmail.com) 09423185786
Mr. Nandlal Gadiya: (mahavirclasses@gmail.com ) 0997722224
Mr. Pravin Thakare: (pravin.thakare.jalgaon@gmail.com) 09226375077
Mr. Ravindra Dharmadhikari: (dharmadhikari.ravindra@jains.com) 09422776865

for more details download the tournament circular @ MCA / Downloads / Tournament Circular


Dear All Parents & Players,
To see daily Running Tournament Report & news of 51st National Premier Chess Championship- From 16th Dec to 30th Dec 2013, Jalgaon Please visit our Tournament Report Tab @ MCA/Players' Corner / Tournament report.


1st Maharashtra Open FIDE Rating Chess Tournament for School Children (Only for Under-15 Maharashtra Players born on or after 01.01.1998) (AICF Event Code: 89009/MAH/2013)
Dates: 26-30 December, 2013
Venue: Matunga, (East - Central Railway) Mumbai - 400019.
7387092360 (Kiran Wadia),
9324719299(Rajababu Gajengi)
9820 547 548 (Praful Zaveri)
Shri P.B. Bhilare, Honorary Secretary (BCA), 9869017221.

For entry form & more details please download the tournament circular. @ mca / downloads / tournament Circular


Pune district Chess Circle organizes
GM Neveroy Valeriy Training Camp

From 16th December to 25th December
Venue: 3rd floor, PYC hindu gymkhana, Deccan Gymkhana,
Pune- 411004.
Contact : - Shri Niranajan Godbole ( 9673003780)
Email ID: nirnajan_godbole@yahoo.in

for more please download the pamphlet @ mca / Downloads/ tournament circular


State level Rapid Chess Tournament
Rapid Chess Camp Of The year - 2013

Date: - 25th December 2013
Time :- 09.00 Am onwards
Venue: -Chhabildas High School Second Floor Hall, Chhabildas Road, Dadar (W), Mumbai - 400 028.
Contact :- Mr. Kalekar(9967076676)
1st Prize - Rs. 10, 000/- (Ten thousand) cash, Trophy & NANO CAR

For more details Please download the tournament circular @ MCA / Downloads / Tournament Circular


2nd Sou.Nirmala Vaze memorial FIDE Rating rapid Tournament on 14th & 15 December 2013 at Mulund Event code 87179 / MAH / 2013
Contact Information:-
Dr.Prakash Vaze, Chief Organizer (E mail: drvazeprakash@gmail.com)
Tel: 9920148806 /9821031006 / 0222163 5044
For more details about the tournament & to download the entry form & circular please visit the official cite on: http://www.vazesports.com/

2nd Maharashtra Arbiter Seminar- Solapur Kindly note that Rama Jagdish Mahila Utkarsh Bahuddeshiya Sanstha & Solapur Chess Academy with the Co-Operation 0f Solapur District Chess Association, are jointly organizing 2nd Maharashtra Arbiter Seminar, from 30th November to 1st December, 2013 at Solapur.
For registration & other details please Contact:-
Sharad Naik (President, SDCA) Cellphone: 9423337346
Email: sharadnaikchess@gmail.com.
Sumukh Gaikwad (Secretary, SDCA) Cellphone: 9423280252
Email: sumukh_gaikwad@yahoo.co.in
Nitin Shenvi Cellphone: 9096698691
Email: nitinshenvi@yahoo.in

Please download the Prospectus @ MCA / Downloads / Arbiters' Zone.


July 07 2010 - This is to inform all chess players / organisers / officials that any chess event organized under the banner of "Chess Association of India" is not recognized by the All India Chess Federation...