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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.


 

 

Rajanya Datta secured 3rd position in 31st National Under 9 Girl's Chess Championship 2017.

Rajanya started fantastic and led the tournament till 8th round with 8 straight wins. Despite losing the 9th round, she maintained a lead by a half point. Rajanya scored 9 points out of 11 rounds. The tournament went on from 2nd to 10th November 201 more...

15 years ago on 7th November, Surya Sekhar Ganguly became Grandmaster at 35th Chess Olympiad in Bled, Slovenia

15 years ago on 7th November, Surya Sekhar Ganguly became Grandmaster at 35th Chess Olympiad in Bled, Slovenia more...

GM Sandipan Chanda finishes joint first in 21st Bavarian International Chess.

The recently concluded 21st Bavarian International Chess Open attracted almost 500 participants of whom around two dozen were Grandmasters. In fact, the top six seeds were rated above Elo 2600! There were only two Indian GMs in this super strong fiel more...

BCA EC Meeting on 4th November 2017 at ICCR. The President presenting his vision for Bengal Chess in his inaugural address

A new President of Bengal Chess Association, Mr Saikat Basu was sworn in and Bharat Singh Chauhan visited West Bengal for the first time after taking over as Secretary of the All India Chess Federation more...