PCA International Open Chess Tournament NAGPUR


From Date 28 June 2016 to 3rd July 2016


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CLICK here to fill and submit Tournament entry form


Please note revised entry fee payment dates


1.Nagpur City (Rated and Unrated Players)


Upto 15th June 2016 ........................Rs.2500/-

From 16th June to 25th June 2016 ......Rs.3000/-


2.Outside Nagpur Players (Rated and Unrated)


Upto 15th June 2016 ........................Rs.3000/-

From 16th June to 25th June 2016 ......Rs.4000/-


NOTE:  All GM and IM's will be given free AC accomodation(Lodging) and Boarding near venue.

              Entry needs to be confirm at earliest.



Accomadation charges at MLA Hostel


1.Seperate Room (Two Bed) Rs.500/- Per Day.

2.On sharing room 4/5 sharing Rs.100/- per day (Bedding charge extra).



For booking and more details contact Mr.Deepak Dhoke (Mobile.9421701966)


Limited rooms are available kindly confirm your entry at earliest.





Date:01st to 2nd July 2016 (Tentative rounds timings between 1 to 6 PM)

Venue:Ambedkar College,Deksha Bhoomi,Nagpur

Total Prize fund Rs.1,00,000/-(1st Prize Rs.21,000-, and so on)

Entry fees Rs.500/-

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WFM Divya Deshmukh, Ku. Mrudul Dehankar and Mst. Raunak Sadhwani returned back to Nagpur from Mangolia after giving an outstanding performances there in Asian Youth Chess Championship. Divya with two gold and one silver; Mrudul with one silver and Raunak with one silver and a bronze medals have brought laurels to the city of Nagpur. They were given warm welcome at the Nagpur Airport by NDCA. Mr. Dilip Kamdar, President, NDCA; Mr. K.K.Barat, Secretary, NDCA and Mr. Umesh Panbude, Tournament Secretary, NDCA  welcomed them with floral bouquet and mementoes. Mr. Manoj Itkelwar and Mr. Dilip Pagay, the Manager & Coach respectively of the Indian contingent were also welcomed. The parents and relatives of the players and many other chess lovers of the city were present at the airport to congratulate them.
A special felicitation programme will be arranged by NDCA soon.

Calculation Techniques & Mating Patterns

Two Days Workshop, by Nagpur Chess Academy

28th May to 29th May 2016


Nagpur Chess Academy, the pioneer and prominent Chess academy in Nagpur is organizing, Two Days Workshop of Shri. Jayant Katdare, A Former State Champion and National Player. The workshop on Calculation techniques and mating patterns, for the beginners and advance players of Nagpur, will be held at NCA, Nagpur, between 9am to 1pm, on 28th May & 29th May 2016.


Shri. Jayant Katdare, will explain the topics such as, Decision making, Tree of analysis, DAUT (Don't Analyze Unnecessary Tactics), Hard to see moves, Process of elimination and comparison. 

He will give stress on the patterns such as, mating combinations viz smothered mate, Queen Sacrifice, Back Rank Mate and other patterns.


The Registration fees of the workshop is Rs. 500/- for NCA Players and Rs. 700/- for others.

Last date of registration – 25th May 2016


Venue: Nagpur Chess Academy, 285 Vidharbha Bridge Association Hall, Shankar Nagar, Nagpur.


For further information please contact,

1) Shri. Jayant Darvekar                            2) Shri. Anurag Singh, IA                   

    Mob. No.:- 9823096867                             Mob. No. 9021984949         

3) Shri. Shubham Bhagat                          

    Mob. No.:- 8087901710   


* Telephonic entries will be accepted. Please call between 10 am to 5 pm for the same.