National Amateur Chess Championship : Report, Pairings & Results

Shet Prajwal of Karnataka got top billing in National Amateur

Top seed Shet Prajwal of Karnataka in action
Top seed Shet Prajwal of Karnataka in action

4th National Amateur Chess Championship-2015 got off to a rousing start at Arya Samaj Bhawan, New Delhi. A total number of 319 players from across India participating in this championship and top finishers will represent India in the Asian and World Amateur Chess Championships.

Tournament Hall
Tournament Hall

In a brief opening ceremony Shri. Sanjay Saraswat, Director Sports Authority of India along with Shri. Bharat Singh, CEO All India Chess Federation and Shri. AK Verma Secretary Delhi Chess Association inaugurated the event by making customary first move.

Inaugural Move
Inaugural Move
The highest rated women player Rutuja Bakshi of Maharashtra
The highest rated women player Rutuja Bakshi of Maharashtra

Pairings & Results