Aavhan IIT Bombay International online chess tournament 2021

To celebrate the ‘International Chess Day’, Aavhan IIT Bombay, in collaboration with CoinDCX and Paramount Dealz, presents to you the *Aavhan Online Open Tournament 3.0*, this time with 2 categories!

Platform: lichess.org

Dates:

1. Category A: Aavhan Open Qualifiers on 18th July and Knockout Matches among top 8 players on 20th July 2021
2. Category B: Aavhan U-1800 on 17th July 2021

Time Control: 3 minutes + 1 second increment
Format: Swiss Format, 13 rounds
Time: Round 1 starts sharp at 7 pm
Link of the online tournament will be shared with the participants on registering

Entry fees:

1. Category A: Aavhan Open for All: INR 300
2. Category B: Aavhan U-1800: INR 200
3. *Register for both together for only INR 400 (INR 100 discount!)*
4. Free entry for Grandmasters
Last date of registration: 15th July 2021,11:59 pm
All Participants will be given E-Certificates from Aavhan IIT Bombay

Prizes:

Cash prizes of 1,35,000 INR + Chess Boards + Training sessions by a titled player
Prizes for Open Category:
1st prize: 20,000 INR
2nd prize: 15,000 INR
3rd prize: 8,000 INR
4th prize: 8,000 INR
5th-8th : 4,000 INR each
9th-10th: 2,500 INR each
11th-12th: 2000 INR each
13th-14th: 1750 INR each
15th-16th: 1500 INR each
17th-20th: 1000 INR each

Rating Category prizes (based on FIDE Classical Ratings) :

Unrated players:
1st prize: 1000 INR
2nd prize: 600 INR
3rd prize: 400 INR

For players with rating between 1000-1199:
1st prize: 1000 INR
2nd prize: 600 INR
3rd prize: 400 INR

For players with rating between 1200-1399:
1st prize: 1000 INR
2nd prize: 600 INR
3rd prize: 400 INR

For players with rating between 1400-1599:
1st prize: 1000 INR
2nd prize: 600 INR
3rd prize: 400 INR

For players with rating between 1600-1799:
1st prize: 1000 INR
2nd prize: 600 INR
3rd prize: 400 INR

Age Category Prizes (U-16, U-14, U-12):
1st prize: 600 INR + *training session with a titled player*
2nd prize: 400 INR + *training session with a titled player*

Prizes for Aavhan U-1800 Category:

1st prize: 8,000 INR
2nd prize: 6,000 INR
3rd prize: 4,000 INR
4th prize: 2,000 INR
5th prize: 1,500 INR
6th-10th : 1,000 INR each
11th-15th: 750 INR each

Rating Category prizes (based on FIDE Classical Ratings) :

Unrated players:
1st prize: 500 INR
2nd prize: 400 INR
For players between 1200-1399:
1st prize: 500 INR
2nd prize: 400 INR
For players between 1000-1199:
1st prize: 500 INR
2nd prize: 400 INR

Age Category Prizes (U-16, U-14, U-12):
1st prize: 300 INR + *training session with a titled player*
2nd prize: 200 INR + *training session with a titled player*

For registrations, please visit: https://tinyurl.com/AavhanChessRegistration
For detailed rulebook, please refer to: https://tinyurl.com/3rdAavhanBrochure

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For any queries, please contact:

Atharva Tayade
atharvat464@gmail.com
9967947552

Shreyam Mishra
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9869504539

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9769801936

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