Chess

Event description: Have you watched the Queen’s Gambit and felt nostalgic for a good chess competition? In that case, we’ve got you covered. 

Chess is one of the most interesting games where no games can ever be the same and every player has their own unique style. So come and test out your strategy and planning skills. Let's see if your move will make or break your game. Conducted in the Swiss League format on Lichess, let's see who's got what it takes!

 

Tournament style: Swiss League 

Time control: 15 minutes per player with no increment 

Number of Rounds: 6

Medium: Online on Lichess 

 

Rules and Regulations:

  1. The games follow the FIDE Laws of Chess and adhere to all of its rules and regulations. All the players participating in the event agree to adhere to the rules. For more information on the Game Rules of Chess, visit https://www.fide.com/FIDE/handbook/LawsOfChess.pdf

  2. There will be no age restrictions imposed for participation in the tournament. 

  3. Every player must have their own account on Lichess. 

  4. Please make sure you have a stable internet connection during the tournament.

  5. A monitoring committee will be set in place. Any participant found to be using a chess engine or any other unfair means will be disqualified and reported.

 

Registration Fees: Early bird - Rs. 50

                                 Regular -  Rs. 100

 

Prize Fund: Rs. 5000

Last Date of Early Bird Registration: 15 Feb

Last date of Registrations: 18th March

  

Contact for Clarification:

Name: Mahek Gandhi 

Number: 8779040792

E-mail: mahek.gandhi@flame.edu.in