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Official Website of  Bengal Chess Association

The parent body for conducting chess in the state of West Bengal. Formed in the year 2012,  Bengal Chess Association ( BCA) is an affiliate of the All India Chess Federation ( AICF), the apex Body of chess in India from 18th November 2012.

Bengal Chess Association ( BCA ) is responsible for conducting, selection and supporting chess players for Nationals in all age group & senior categories, promoting chess in all Districts and Educational Institutions in West Bengal, and for co ordinating  chess activities and tournaments through out the state.


 

 

Bitan Banerjee is the latest International Master of India

Bitan Banerjee,poster boy of Bengal Chess wins the Canadian Open 2018 and completes the formalities to become Bangal's latest International Master. Bitan secured his first IM norm in Bhubaneswar 2009,2nd norm in Dhaka 2009 & final norm in National more...

Ananya Bothra made a major break in her career by winning the State level Women Championship at I Lead.

For the first time,an exclusively all Women Rating Tournament was held at the Campus of I Lead in Topsia.Third seeded Ananya emerged a clear winner by scoring 6.5 points,one point ahead of Anushka Gupta,Diya Choudhury,Debaprita Ghosh,Vedika Agarwal a more...

Soham Das secures his final IM norm

It is raining IMs in West Bengal 16-year old Soham Das becomes the latest International Master of India. His coach IM Raktim Bandyopadhyay said, "Feeling extremely happy for Soham that finally he has achieved once what was unachievable. His dedica more...

West Bengal wins 3 medals at Commonwealth Chess Championship 2018

WCM Bristy Mukherjee won Silver medal in Under 14 Girls category. Bristy scored 5.5 points out of 7 rounds and increased her ELO rating by 20 points. She won the State-Sub Junior Under 15 Girls less than a month ago. Koustav Chatterjee won Bronze  more...