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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.


 

 

Kaustuv Kundu won New Year Open 2018 organized by Alekhine Chess Club and Outram Club from 2nd - 4th January 2018 at Outram Club.

Kaustuv scored 7 points and became the champion, bagging home ₹25000 cash and a beautiful trophy. The icing on the cake was that he received the trophy from three lions of West Bengal, GM Nilotpaul Das, GM Sandipan Chanda and GM Surya Sekhar Gangul more...

Arpan Das won Captain All Bengal FIDE Rated Open Chess Tournament 2017

There was a six-way tie at 7 points after 8 rounds. However Arpan Das clinched the championship as he had a better tie-break score. Sonkalan Bharati secured second position and top seed of the tournament Kaustuv Kundu secured third position despit more...

Congratulations to the legendary Viswanathan Anand for winning World Rapid Championship for the second time

VISHY ANAND - THE ONLY PLAYER TO WIN TWO MEDALS AT WORLD RAPID AND BLITZ 2017.Vishy Anand wins the bronze medal at the World Blitz 2017. This comes after he had won the gold two days ago at the World Rapids. He is the only player in the open section  more...

GM Surya Sekhar Ganguly playing endgame against GM Yangyi Yu in the first round of King Salman World Rapid and Blitz Championships.

GM Surya Sekhar Ganguly playing endgame against GM Yangyi Yu in the first round of King Salman World Rapid and Blitz Championships. more...