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Castle Red invites you to 2nd Nanban CEG Rapid Rating Open 2023 offering ₹3 lacs prizes

by Shahid Ahmed - 09/10/2023

Castle Red and Nanban Foundation presents 2nd Nanban CEG Rapid Rating Open 2023. The second edition of CEG Trophy is offering a first prize of ₹50000 and a total prize fund of ₹300000. More than 104 prizes are up for grabs. A big event undoubtedly attracts strong players. GM Srinath Narayanan, GM Vishnu Prasanna, GM Akash G, GM Deepan Chakkravarthy, IM Harshavardhan G B, IM Harikrishnan A Ra, IM Ajay Karthikeyan, IM Ratnakaran K and IM R Balasubramaniam are the confirmed titled players so far. Entry is FREE for GM, IM, WGM and WIMs. For everyone else, it is ₹1500. So, hurry up and register yourself if you haven't yet. All tournament info photos are from tournament circular.

This Sunday play a strong Rapid Rating Open in Chennai

If you are planning to play a Rapid Rating Open tournament in this month, look no far. Castle Red and Nanban Foundation is organizing a Rapid Rating tournament on this Sunday 15th October at College of Engineering, Guindy, Anna University in Chennai, Tamil Nadu. Check out all the details below.

2nd Nanban CEG Rapid Rating Open will take place on 15th October 2023

Schedule

The tournament will take place on Sunday15th October 2023. All nine rounds will take place on the same day.

2nd Nanban CEG Rapid Rating Open 2023 schedule

Venue

College of Engineering, Guindy, Anna University, Chennai - 600025.

The tournament venue - College of Engineering, Guindy, Anna University, Chennai

Prizes

The total prize fund is ₹300000. The top three prizes are ₹50000, ₹30000 and ₹20000 along with a trophy each. There are 20 main prizes, 30 rating category prizes; Top 3 in Best Women (Above 18 years), Best Veteran (Above 55 years), Best Unrated, Best Differently Abled, Best CEG Player categories. Four age group - Under-10, Under-12, Under-14 and Under-18 has five trophies each for Boys and Girls. There is a trophy for Best College/School/Academy. All Under-8 players will be awarded a prize. Check the image below for more details.

Over 104 prizes are up for grabs

Rules and Regulations

Check out the rules and regulations

Rules and Regulations

Entry fees and details

Entry fee is ₹1500 for rated and unrated players. Entry is free for GM, IM, WGM and WIMs. Check out the details below:

Entry fee, payment and contact details

Confirmed titled players

GM Srinath Narayanan | Photo: Shahid Ahmed

GM Vishnu Prasanna | Photo: Shahid Ahmed

GM FT Akash G

GM Deepan Chakkravarthy

IM Harshavardhan G B | Photo: Shahid Ahmed

IM FT Harikrishnan A Ra | Photo: Biel Chess Festival

IM Ajay Karthikeyan | Photo: Shahid Ahmed

IM Ratnakaran K | Photo: Shahid Ahmed

IM Ramnathan Balasubramaniam

Download the tournament circular from our calendar.

Players list

No. NameIDFideIDFEDRtgsexTypClub/City
1
GMNarayanan Srinath4223620135018420IND2476S18TN
2
GMVishnu Prasanna. V762520215030692IND2451S18TN
3
GMAkash G579420215040299IND2376S18TN
4
GMDeepan Chakkravarthy J.9981520215011132IND2342S18TN
5
IMHarshavardhan G B1408202125059009IND2331S18TN
6
IMHarikrishnan.A.Ra72020215081483IND2274S18TN
7
IMAjay Karthikeyan6782202135011685IND2236S18TN
8
IMRatnakaran K.486720215005507IND2218S18KL
9
FMAshwath R.720320215021049IND2200S18TN
10
CMJohn Veny Akkarakaran170824202246665773IND2070U18KL
11
AGMVignesh B187392202335051555IND1976S18TN
12
Hemanth Raam453420215084580IND1923S18TN
13
Jinan Jomon10325202135002511IND1894S18KL
14
IMRamnathan Balasubramaniam771520215001277IND1868S18TN
15
Badrinath S.237020215029961IND1861S18PY

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