Welcome to Bengal Chess Association

 

 

 

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.


 

 

Surya Sekhar Ganguly arrived at Riyadh, Saudi Arabia for King Salman World Rapid and Blitz Championships with Team India

Its a dream tournament for anyone where almost all the top players of the planet take part, including Carlsen, Anand, Vachier-Lagrave, Kramnik, Aronian, Mamedyarov, Grischuk, Karjakin, Ivanchuk ... You name and he is there. After reaching Saudi for w more...

Souhardo Basak beat GM Adam Tukhaev in the first round of Bhopal International Grandmaster event 2017.

We all love upsets! That too when a young boy beats a seasoned grandmaster. Souhardo Basak beat GM Adam Tukhaev in the first round of Bhopal International Grandmaster event 2017. Souhardo, a shy 10-year-old from Kolkata rated just 1733 played a fine  more...

Tanishka Sarkar won 1st Malda District Chess Championship 2017

Tanishka won the entire tournament by scoring 4.5 points out of 5 rounds. Aranya Lala won the boys category by scoring 4 points and Tanishka Sarkar won the girls category. Total 23 players participated across Malda district. more...

Mitrabha Guha speaks after he defeated Alexandra Obolentseva in the final round and made sure India Red defeats the World Youth Chess Champion Russia by 2.5-1.5 in the last round

In an exciting turn of events India red managed to outwit Russia in the final round of the World Youth Olympiad 2017. Mitrabha Guha was one of the main engineers of this victory as he beat Alexandra Obolentseva in the final round when scores were tie more...