United Karnataka Chess Association is organising Karnataka State Amateur Chess Championship from July 2 to 6 at Hotel Woodlands, , Rajaram Mohan Roy Road, Richmond Circle, Bengaluru. This is a selection tournament for National Amateur Chess Championship to be held in Maharashtra in the month of November.
This championship is open to all state players. However, the entry is restricted to only 400 players. The participants shall not have FIDE title or FIDE ratings of more than 2,000 at least 21 months prior to the start of the tournament. Cash prize of Rs 1.5 lakh and trophies are up for grab. Online entry form available at www.karnatakachess.com . Last date to confirm the entry is July 1. For more information, call Aravind Shastry: 96118 32665 or visit www.karnatakachess.com