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Maharashtra Chess Tournament

Maharashtra Chess Tournament

Upcoming Chess Tournament in the Maharashtra - 2024

Maharashtra is a state in India that has a vibrant chess culture and community. Chess is a popular game in Maharashtra with many clubs, tournaments and competitions taking place throughout the state. 
The Maharashtra Chess Association (MCA) is the governing body for chess in the state.The MCA organizes numerous tournaments and competitions for players of all ages and skill levels from local events to state and national championships.
It is affiliated with the All India Chess Federation (AICF). And is responsible for organizing chess tournaments, events and selecting players for state and national-level competitions.
The MCA also promotes and supports chess education and development throughout the state.Many talented chess players have come from Maharashtra. Including Grandmasters Pravin Thipsay, Abhijit Kunte, Vidit Gujrathi, Shardul Gagare, Swapnil Dhopade, Abhimanyu Puranik, Harshit Raja, Raunak Sadhwani and IM Anup Deshmukh. 
Maharashtra has also produced many strong female players such as Divya Deshmukh, Soumya Swaminathan and Eesha Karavade.
Overall chess is an important part of the culture and community in Maharashtra, and the state has made significant contributions to the  development and promotion of the game in India. 

Namdar Dr. Vijaykumar Gavit Chashak
All India FIDE Rapid Rating Chess Tournament

 Chess Tournament in Nandurbar

06 th & 07 th January 2024

Total Cash Prize: 1 Lakhs

Venue: Guruwadi, Tilak Road, Jwellar’s Len, Nandurbar


Late Shikshanmaharshi Shivajirao Konde Memorial
Chess Tournament 2024

 Chess Tournament in Pimpri Chinchwad, Pune

07 th January 2024

Total Cash Prize: 61,000/-

Venue: Novel International School Thermax Chowk, Pimpri Chinchwad, Pune


Ahmednagar District Chess Circle
Open One Day Rapid Chess tournament

 Chess Tournament in Ahmednagar

21 st January 2024

Total Cash Prize: 35,000/-

Venue: Suyog Mangal Karyalay, Court Lane, Ahmednagar


Kranti Buddhibal Mandal, Kasbe Digraj Organised by
Late. Sou. Nikita Mane Memorial Open Chess Tournament

 Chess Tournament in Kasbe Digraj Dist-Sangli

26 th January 2024

Total Cash Prize: 31,000/-

Venue: Adinath Bhavan, Near Zilha Parishad Girls School, Kasbe Digraj Tal-Miraj Dist-Sangli


Vinayak Navayug Mitra Mandal Trust and Hind Shakti Social Foundation
15th One day Rapid State Level Tournament

 Chess Tournament in Bhandarkar Road, Pune

26 th January 2024

Total Cash Prize: 50,000/-

Venue: Millennium Towers, Bhandarkar Road, Sane Dairy Chowk, Pune


Shradhyey Baba Amte Memorial
One Day Rapid Chess Tournament 2023

 Chess Tournament in Warora, District-Chandrapur

28 th January 2024

Total Cash Prize: 32,100/-

Venue: Sanskar Sadan Hall, Anandwan, Warora, District-Chandrapur


Late R. B. Sapre Memorial
10th Rapid & Blitz Chess Tournament 2024

 Chess Tournament in Ratnagiri

03 To 04 th February 2024

Total Cash Prize: 1 Lakh

Venue: Rani Lakshmibai Sabhagruh, Shere Naka, Ratnagiri


4 th KICC Rapid & Blitz
Chess Tournament

 Chess Tournament in Bibwewadi, Pune

04 th February 2024

Total Cash Prize: 36,000/-

Venue: Lokshahir Annabhau Sathe Smarak Kala Dalan Pune-Satara Rd, near Vivekanand Park, near MSEDC office, Bibwewadi, Pune


V P Chess Academy
One Day Rapid Chess Tournament

 Chess Tournament in Chinchwad, Pune

04 th February 2024

Total Cash Prize: 75,000/-

Venue: Chinchwade Lawns, Chinchwad, Pune


CHESS FESTIVAL 2023-24 – SEASON 8
GRAND PRIX CHESS
A SERIES OF 4-FIDE RATING CHESS TOURNAMRNTS
 

(NOVEMBER 2023 TO MARCH 2024)
 Chess Tournament in Mumbai

360 ONE WEALTH ALL INDIA JUNIOR (U-15) GRAND PRIX SERIES-III

05 th to 11 th Feburary 2024

Total Cash Prize: 2,50,000/-

Venue: INDIAN CHESS SCHOOL, C/O Russian Centre for Science & Culture,31-A, Dr. G.D. Deshmukh Marg (Peddar Road),Mumbai

Registration & Payment Link :- https://chessfee.com/tmt_details.php?id=774


Apulki Chashak
One Day Rapid hess Tournament – 2024

 Chess Tournament in Sahakar Nagar, Pune

11 th February 2024

Total Cash Prize: 46,250/-

Venue: Vidya Vikas Vidyalaya (Sanskrut Vidya Mandir Shikshan Sanstha), 2190/2191, Sahakar Nagar no. 1, Behind Aranyeshwar Mandir, Pune

Google form: https://forms.gle/Entry_Form


9th Open & Age Group (U-11 & U-15)
One Day Rapid Chess Tournament – 2024

 Chess Tournament in Raigad (Mah)

18 th February 2024

Total Cash Prize:  36,000/-

Venue: Ram Sheth Thakur Hall, Dr. Ramhari Dhote Shishu Mandir School, Khopoli, Raigad (Mah)


1st G H Raisoni Memorial
Amravati International FIDE Rapid Rating Chess Tournament -2024

 Chess Tournament in Amravati (Mah)

25 th February 2024

Total Cash Prize:  2 Lakhs

Venue: G H Raisoni University, Badnera road, Nimbhora, Amravati, Maharashtra


2nd Aamdar Chasak
All India Open Rapid Rating Chess Tournament

 Chess Tournament in Kalyan West (MAH)

03 rd March 2024

Total Cash Prize: 2 Lakhs + Honda Shine Bike

Venue:  Navrang Banquets AC Hall, Near Fortis Hospital, Next to APMC Market, Bail Bazar, Kalyan West (MAH)


Late Shri. Daulatrao Aappaji Nikam
Open Rapid Chess Tournament

 Chess Tournament in Vhannur Tal-Kagal Dist-Kolhapur (MAH)

03 rd March 2024

Total Cash Prize: 35,000/-

Venue:  Daulatrao Nikam High School Vhannur Tal-Kagal Dist-Kolhapur (MAH)


National Rapid
Chess Championship 2023-24

 Chess Tournament in Nashik (Mah)

04th To 06th March 2024

Total Cash Prize: 4 Lakhs

Venue: Shankaracharya Nyas, Shankaracharya Sankul, Old Gangapur Naka,Gangapur Road, Nashik (MAH)


National Blitz
Chess Championship 2023-24

 Chess Tournament in Nashik (Mah)

07th March 2024

Total Cash Prize: 2.5 Lakhs

Venue: Shankaracharya Nyas, Shankaracharya Sankul, Old Gangapur Naka,Gangapur Road, Nashik (MAH)


Late Neminath Walvekar Chashak
One Day Open Rapid Chess Tournament -2024

 Chess Tournament in Rendal-Hupari Tal-Hatkanangale Dist-Kolhapur (Mah)

10th March 2024

Total Cash Prize:  30,000/-

Venue: Walvekar Hall, Walvekar Nagar, Hupari Tal-Hatkanangale Dist-Kolhapur (Mah)


CHESS FESTIVAL 2023-24 – SEASON 8
GRAND PRIX CHESS
A SERIES OF 4-FIDE RATING CHESS TOURNAMRNTS
 

(NOVEMBER 2023 TO MARCH 2024)
 Chess Tournament in Mumbai

360 ONE WEALTH ALL INDIA JUNIOR (U-15) GRAND PRIX SERIES-IV

11 th to 17 th March 2024

Total Cash Prize: 2,50,000/-

Venue: INDIAN CHESS SCHOOL, C/O Russian Centre for Science & Culture,31-A, Dr. G.D. Deshmukh Marg (Peddar Road),Mumbai

Registration & Payment Link :- https://chessfee.com/tmt_details.php?id=775


Vishvavijay Chess Academy
Open & Age Group (8,10,12,14) One Day Rapid
Chess Tournament – 2024

 Chess Tournament in Wakad, Pune (Mah)

17th March 2024

Total Cash Prize:  25,000/-

Venue: Euro School(CBSC), Hinjewadi-Marunji Road,Near Bhoomkar Chowk,Wakad, Pune (Mah)

Google form: https://forms.gle/Entry_Form


Swami Vivekanand International High School
One Day Below 1800 Open Rapid Chess Tournament -2024

 Chess Tournament in Kandivali(w), Mumbai (Mah)

24th March 2024

Total Cash Prize:  1,21,900/-

Venue: ESVIS International School & Jr. College,MahatmaGandhi Rd, near Country Club, Parekh nagar, Kandivali(w), Mumbai (Mah)

1st Tarabai Shinde FIDE Rapid Rating
Chess Tournament 2024

 Chess Tournament in Navi Mumbai

31 st March 2024

Total Cash Prize: 2,50,000/-

Venue: Agri Koli Sanskriti Bhavan Palm Beach Road, Nerul, Sector 24, Navi Mumbai

google form link :- https://docs.google.com/google_Entry_forms


Vishwaratna Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Jayanti Chess Tournament – 2024
3rd Semi Classical Grand Open Chess Tournament-

 Chess Tournament in PUNE (MAH)

06th  To 07th  April 2024

Total Cash Prize: 50,000/

Venue: Jr. Staff Club, Range Hills, Khadki, Pune (MAH)

google form link :- https://docs.google.com/google_Entry_forms


5th Kicc Open Rapid & Blitz
Chess Tournament

 Chess Tournament in PUNE (MAH)

13th  April 2024

Total Cash Prize: 41,500/

Venue: Lokshahir Annabhau Sathe Smarak, Pune-Satara Rd, near Vivekanand Park, near MSEDC office, Bibwewadi, Pune (MAH)

google form link :- https://docs.google.com/google_Entry_forms


2nd CCA – Open & U15 Rapid
Chess Tournament – 2024

 Chess Tournament in Rajgurunagar, Pune (MAH)

14th  April 2024

Total Cash Prize: 51,000/

Venue: Neelkamal Lawns, Near Toll Naka, Rajgurunagar, Pune (MAH)

google form link :- https://docs.google.com/google_Entry_forms


Kunte’s Chess Academy’s
Open Chess Tournament

 Chess Tournament in Pune (MAH)

14th  April 2024

Total Cash Prize: 40,000/

Venue: Talera Garden,Opposite Market Yard, Maharshi Nagar, Pune (Mah)

google form link :- https://docs.google.com/google_Entry_forms


SOCH Chess Festival – 2024
Open & Age Group (U7, U9, U12 & U15)
One Day Rapid Chess Tournament – 2024

 Chess Tournament in PUNE (MAH)

17th  April 2024

Total Cash Prize: 57,000/

Venue: Geet Govind Banquet Hall & lawn, Geet Govind Nagar, Bopkhel, Pune (MAH)

google form link :- https://docs.google.com/google_Entry_forms


2nd Gaura Open Rapid
Chess Championship 2024

 Chess Tournament in Vasai West (Mah)

21st  April 2024

Total Cash Prize: 70,000/

Venue: Dc Club, Behind Dattani Square Mall, Vasai West (Mah)


Nutun Buddhibal Mandal
55th Sangli Chess Festival -2024

 Chess Tournament in Sangli (Mah)

25th  April To 26 May 2024

Total Cash Prize: 

Venue: Dr.Bapat Bal Shikshan Mandir, Near S. T. Stand, Sangli (Mah)


MLA Chashak All India open FIDE Rapid Rating
Chess Tournament 2024

 Chess Tournament in Nagpur (MAH)

27th  To 28th  April 2024

Total Cash Prize: 4,01,000/

Venue: ST. Vincent Pallotti School Besa, Pipala Road, Nagpur (MAH)


Vishvavijay Chess Academy
Open & Age Group (10 & 14) One Day Rapid
Chess Tournament – 2024

 Chess Tournament in Wakad, Pune (Mah)

28th April 2024

Total Cash Prize:  25,000/-

Venue: Euro School, Bhumkar Chowk, Marunji Rd, Nr. Pune -Mumbai Express Way, Wakad (Mah)

Google form: https://forms.gle/Entry_Form


1st Badlapur Open Rapid
Chess Tournament – 2024

 Chess Tournament in Wakad, Pune (Mah)

28th April 2024

Total Cash Prize:  14,600/-

Venue: Yashaswini Bhavan, Kalyan – Badlapur Road, Badlpaur (W)

Google form: https://forms.gle/Entry_Form


All India Open Motilalji Firodia Classical FIDE Rating
Chess Tournament-2024

 Chess Tournament in Ah mednagar(MAH)

03rd  To 07th  May 2024

Total Cash Prize: 3 Lakhs

Venue: Baji Sajan Mangal Karyalaya, Near Anand Rishiji Hospital, Station Road, Ahmednagar (MAH)


1st Late VINAYAK KULKARNI Memorial Rapid Open
Chess Tournament

 Chess Tournament in Pune (Mah)

05th  May 2024

Total Cash Prize: 49,000/-

Venue: Gulmohor Banquet, Abhiruchi Mall, Sinhgad Road, Pune (Mah)


55th Late. Shri. Babukaka Shirgaokar
International Fide Rapid Rating Open Chess Tournament

 Chess Tournament in Pune (Mah)

12th  May 2024

Total Cash Prize: 5 Lakhs-

Venue: Gulmohor Banquet, Abhiruchi Mall, Sinhgad Road, Pune (Mah)


4th Hutatma Rajguru U-09, U-12, U-16 & Open One Day Rapid
Chess Tournament 2024

 Chess Tournament in Rajgurunagar Tal-Khed Dist-Pune (Mah)

12th  May 2024

Total Cash Prize: 55,500/-

Venue: Nilkamal Lawns, Pune-Nashik Highway, Near Toll Naka, Rajgurunagar Tal-Khed Dist-Pune

LBHM CHESS FESTIVAL 2024
FIDE Rating Chess Tournaments

Tournament in Pune (MH)

18th To 26th May 2024

Total Cash Prize: Rs. 30,24,234/-

Category – Open Rating

18th To 22nd May 2024

Total Cash Prize: Rs. 12,99,111/-

Category – Blitz Rating

22nd May 2024

Total Cash Prize: Rs. 1,00,011/-

Category – Rapid Rating

23nd May 2024

Total Cash Prize: Rs. 4,01,001/-

Category – Below 1800 Rating

24th To 26th May 2024

Total Cash Prize: Rs. 12,24,111/-

Venue: DHRUV GLOBAL SCHOOL, Abnave Nagar, Handewadi, Katraj Bypass Road, Undri, Pune (MH)

google form link :- https://forms.gle/google_Entry_Form

G H Raisoni Memorial Nagpur Chess Festival – 2024
(Classical, Rapid & Blitz)

 Chess Tournament in Nagpur

09th to 16th June 2024

Total Cash Prize: 4,51,000/-

Venue: G H Raisoni Institute of Engineering & Technology, Shraddha Park, Wadi – Hingna Link Road, MIDC, Nagpur (Mah)

Registration link :- https://Registration_Entry_Form

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