Kalpana Prakash Welfare Foundation is organizing one of the biggest and the Prestigious “2nd G H Raisoni Memorial All India FIDE Rapid and Blitz Rating Tournament” on 4th & 5th December at G H Raisoni Institute of engineering & technology College, Shraddha park,Near MIDC Police Station, Hingna- Wadi Link Road Nagpur.
GrandMaster (GM) Debasis Das, National Rapid Champion and (IM) Anwesh upadhayaya, International Master (IM ) Sammed Shete ,(IM) Ravi Teja S , National Under 17 Champion (IM)Neelash Saha, (IM) Kushager krishnater ,(IM) Harikrishnan A ra. , FIDE Master Sauravh Kherdekar , FM Akash Thakur , FM Suyog wagh, FM Senthil Maran k, FM Sohan Phadke, Women’s FIDE Master Srishti Pandey, Candidate Master Kushagra Mohan have Confirmed their entries for this Mega Event .
More than 300 Players in RAPID and more than 250 players in BLITZ format , from Madhya Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh, Haryana, Karnataka, Telangana , Andra Pradesh ,Tamil Nadu ,Odisha ,Delhi, Gujarat, Chhattisgarh, West Bengal and entire Maharashtra are Participating in this Mega Event. With Such overwhelming response from all over the Country, Mr.Bhushan Shriwas (Organizing Chairman) has decided to host State and National level Chess Tournament in future.
MLA Parinay Fuke ,(President) Maharashtra Chess Association, AJAY SANCHETI (EX- MEMBER OF PARLIAMENT)to inaugurate 2nd G H Raisoni Memorial All India FIDE Rapid and Blitz Rating Tournament, Nishant Gandhi (President) Chess Association Nagpur , S S Soman Tournament Committee Member (MCA)to be Guest of Honor .
Prize distribution Ceremony to be held by the hands of Mayor, Dayashankar Tiwari, MLA Girish Vyas (Vice President) Maharashtra Chess Association and Dr. Vivek Kapur , Director GHRIET.
Inauguration ceremony to take place on O4th December 9:00 AM at at G H Raisoni Institute of engineering & technology College, Shraddha park,Near MIDC Police Station, Hingna- Wadi Link Road Nagpur. Rapid tournament 1st round to Start at 10 am on 04th december.
The tournament will be conducted in Rapid & Blitz Official formats in Chess., Blitz tournament will start on 05th December 2PM followed by Prize distribution Function at 6PM. It gives a huge opportunity for Players from all over India to get International Rating in Rapid and Blitz Formats during this Chess Tournament .
Mr. Bhushan Shriwas (Secretary) Of Kalpana Prakash Welfare Foundation is working hard for the success of the tournament .Dr. Mrinalini Naik Project Head and Mr. Amit Gandhare of Raisoni group have extended their cooperation for the tournament.
A recognized team of Arbiters headed by International Arbiter Mr. Promodraj Moree will conduct and monitor the tournament.