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.


 

 

Indian team wins Silver at the World Youth Olympiad 2018

Koustav Chatterjee scored 4 points out of 7 games on board no.4 with a performance rating of 2341. He contributed to the team's medal winning performance. Team India defeated Ukraine, Armenia, Russia, Azerbaijan and Iran on its way to the silver.  more...

Bengal shines in CBSE National Chess

Bengal Chess players excel in CBSE National Schools Chess Championship 2018 organized at Bharatiyam Vidya Niketan Gwalior from 1st to 4th November. Lakshmipat Singhania Academy triumphed in Under-11 Boys' and Under-14 Girls' category and got 3rd posi more...

Countdown begins for India's Greatest chess show in Kolkata!

Countdown begins for India's Greatest chess show in Kolkata! We are proud to announce India's first international chess tournament - Tata Steel India Chess 2018, to be hosted in Kolkata this November. The tournament will witness participation of wor more...

Arpita Mukherjee secures her final WIM norm at World Youth Chess Championships 2018

She secures her final WIM norm at World Youth Chess Championships 2018 and becomes the latest WIM of India Arpita scored her 3rd and final WIM norm with a rating performance of 2222. She increased her rating by 61 points. She scored 7.5 points  more...