BIS # 3410 CHESS TOURNAMENT OFF TO A ROUSING START
BOSCO INFORMATION SERVICE #3410
CHESS TOURNAMENT OFF TO A ROUSING START
BORIVLI –MUMBAI, FEBRUARY 27, 2013: The Mumbai Age-Group Selection Chess Tournament got off to a <![if !vml]><![endif]>rousing start at the Don Bosco High School, Borivli with one hundred thirty two players participating in eight-categories viz; Under-7/11/15/19, separately for Boys and Girls.
The field includes twenty-five FIDE Rated players, making it a very strong event. depending on the number of <![if !vml]><![endif]>entries. A total of 6-7 rounds are scheduled for each of the category over a period of two days. The time-control is sixty minutes + ten Seconds/Player (Fischer) with digital chess clocks on all the tables!!
Earlier the event was inaugurated by the Rector of Don Bosco High School, Rev. Father William Falcao by lighting the traditional lamp. Also present were the Principal, Rev. Father George Carlos and Administrator, Rev. Father Allwyn.