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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.


 

 

All prize winners of Thyrocare presents The Hindu Chess Competition 2017

Samriddhaa Ghosh was declared as the 'Emerged player' award winner as she was the youngest participant in the recently concluded Iwasa 44th National Women Premier Chess Championship 2017 and she had won silver medal in Commonwealth Chess Championship more...

IM Suvrajit Saha wins CSIR-CMERI Diamond Jubilee All India Open FIDE Rated Chess Tournament 2017

Suvrajit Saha scored 7.5 points out of 8 rounds to become champion. His only draw was against the eventual runner-up of the tournament Arpan Das who scored 7 points. The only other IM to participate in the tournament was Neeraj Kumar Mishra, he also more...

Samriddhaa Ghosh talks about her first win in National Premier 2017

Although she is not one of the leaders we thought that it was important to highlight the win by the debutant Samriddhaa Ghosh. She managed to score her first win at the National Premier in a very well played game against Kiran Manisha Mohanty. As for more...

24-year old Sanjib Mali from Kolkata, West Bengal won ₹151000 in 2nd DCA Below 1600 FIDE Rated Chess Championship 2017

24-year old Sanjib Mali from Kolkata, West Bengal won ₹151000 in 2nd DCA Below 1600 FIDE Rated Chess Championship 2017. This is the biggest prize he has won in his lifetime. Sanjib did not even expect to win the tournament when he went to play ther more...