11-rounds open on 15-24th September in Mumbai, India
The 4th Mumbai “Mayor’s Cup” International Open Chess Tournament is scheduled to take place from 15th to 24th September in Mumbai, India. 11 rounds of the Swiss tournament system will be played and the total prize fund amounts to 31.000 USD. All participants will be provided free accommodation at Andheri Sports Complex on request only. Full regulations bellow.
Arrival 15th September 2011
Inauguration 16th September, 09-11.00 hrs.
Morning Session : 1000 hrs. to 1400 hrs.
Evening Session : 1600 hrs. to 2000 hrs.
16th September 11.00 am inauguration
16th September 02.00 pm 1st Round
17th September 10.00 am 2nd Round
17th September 04.00 pm 3rd Round
18th September 10.00 am 4th Round
19th September 10.00 am 5th Round
20th September 10.00 am 6th Round
20th September 04.00 pm 7th Round
21th September 10.00 am 8th Round
22th September 10.00 am 9th Round
23th September 10.00 am 10th Round
24th September 10.00 am 11th Round
24th September 05.00 pm Prize Distribution Ceremony
Prizes : Total Cash Prizes: Rs. 14,00,000/-(US $31,000 approx)
1st / 3,01,000/- 2nd / 2,10,000/-
3rd / 1,35,000/- 4th / 90,000/-
5th / 65,000/- 6th / 50,000/-
7th / 40,000/- 8th / 35,000/-
9th / 24,000/- 10th / 18,000/-
11th-15th / 12,000/- each 16th-20th / 10,000/- each
21st-25th / 9000/-each.
Please note that a Tax 10.1% (as per Indian income tax regulations)
Special Prizes : 1st / 2nd / 3rd
Best Un-Rated Rs. 6,000 Rs. 5,000 Rs. 4,000
ELO 1200-1600 Rs. 10,000 Rs. 7,000 Rs. 5,000
ELO 1601-1799 Rs. 10,000 Rs.7,000 Rs.5,000
ELO 1800-1999 Rs. 10,000 / 7,000 / 5,000
ELO 2000- 2199 Rs. 10,000 / 7,000 / 5,000
ELO 2200-2299 / 12,000 / 10,000 / 8,000
ELO 2300-2399 / 12,000 / 10,000 / 8,000
Best Women / 10,000 / 7,000
Best Under 18 / 10,000 / 7,000
Best Under 16 / 10,000 / 7,000
Best Under 14 / 8,000 / 6,000
Best Under 12 / 8,000 / 6,000
Best Under 10 / 8,000 / 6,000
Best Under 8 / 6,000 / 5,000
Best Veteran-1st / 6000/-, 2nd / 4000/- (Non tittled player above 60 yrs. Age)
Note: One player will be given one prize only.
For GMs, IMs, WGMs, WIMs - Free
Rated 2400-2499 / 3000/-
Rated 2300-2399 / 5000/-
Rated 2200-2299 / 5500/-
The last date of entry : 1st August – 2011
Entries with late fee of Rs. 500 1st September 2011
Please note that this entry fee structure is valid only until 1st September 2011 Entries will also be accepted at the venue till 20:00 Hrs. on 15th September 2011 with a late fee of Rs. 1,000/-. No request towards waiver of entry fee or waiver of late fee will be entertained. All players are required to sent email confirmation of entry.
Entries may be sent by DD ( Cheque will also be accepted) favoring “VENUS CHESS ACADEMY”, payable at Mumbai at Shivai Industries, Plot No. 89, Unit No. 201, Sakinaka, Shivai Ind. Estate, Andheri-Kurla Road, Mumbai – 400072.
Registration : AICF registration fee for 2011 is compulsory for all Indian Participants. The registration fee of Rs. 250/- will be accepted at the venue for the convenience of the players.
Accommodation: All participants will be provided free accommodation at Andheri Sports Complex on request only. The accompanying persons will have to bear their own expenses.
Reporting: Player must report at the
Andheri Sports Complex:- (Shahaji Raje Bhosale Kreeda Sankul)
J.P. Road, Andheri (W) Mumbai-400 053
On 15th September 2011 after 10.00 am
No Transportation will be provided to the Tournament Venue.
Weather : The Weather in Mumbai during September is expected to be Normal.
System of Play:
The tournament will be conducted as per FIDE Laws of Chess and FIDE Swiss System. 11 rounds will be played.
Details for Contact
P. B. Bhilare : 09869017221 Vitthal : 9702273330 Viswanath : 9820121241
Ramraje : 9870193193 Kumthakar : 9967373378
In Emergency Please call
R. M. Dongre : 9820185231, Fax : 28501480
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