Two back-to-back international open chess tournaments will start the year 2014 in India. The 2nd Gurgaon Open and the 12th Delhi Open will be held between 1st and 16th January in the Indian capital and nearby Gurgaon (20km distance).
The 2nd Gurgaon International Open Chess Tournament will take place on 1-8th January, 2014, at the Suncity School, Suncity Township, Sector 54, in Gurgaon.
The tournament is organized by the Haryana Chess Association and Gurgaon Chess Association under the aegis of All India Chess Federation.
The tournament will be conducted as per FIDE Laws of Chess and FIDE Swiss System. 10 rounds will be played. Total Cash Prizes – Rs. 10,00,000/-
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The 12th Delhi International Open Grandmasters Chess Tournament will take place on 9-16th January, 2014, at the Ludlow Castle Sports Complex Civil Lines in New Delhi.
There will be three playing groups: Category A (for players rated 2000 and above), Category B (U1999) and Category C (U1599).
The tournament will be conducted as per FIDE Laws of Chess and FIDE Swiss System with 10 rounds. Total Cash Prizes – Rs. 23,00,000/-
The organizers are giving combined conditions to Grandmasters for both events. Contacts with phone numbers and email addresses are provided in attached files.