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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.


 

 

Srijit Paul wins the 26th edition of The Telegraph Schools' Chess 2018

Srijit remained undefeated and scored 8.5/9 to clinch the championship. He already has two IM norms. Both FMs Mtrabha and Aronyak finished at the same point. due to a better tie-break score, Mitrabha finishes at 2nd position and Rajdeep 3rd Sou more...

Arka Sengupta and Ayantika Das wins 7th National School Chess Championship 2018 in Under 17 Boys and Under 13 Girls respectively

Arka scored 5.5 points out of 7 rounds and remained undefeated to win the Under 17 Boys category. Despite losing the second round, Ayantika scored 7 points out of 9 rounds and won her category after winning the last four rounds. Ayantika scored 7 poi more...

Our very own Sandipan Chanda defeated former World Rapid Champion Vassily Ivanchuk in Tradewise Chess Gibraltar Masters 2018

Our very own Sandipan Chanda defeated former World Rapid Champion Vassily Ivanchuk in Tradewise Chess Gibraltar Masters 2018 more...

26th Edition of The Telegraph Schools' Chess Championship 2018 went underway today at Gorky Sadan - Russian Centre of Science and Culture in Kolkata

The tournament was inaugurated by GM Ziaur Rahman, WGM Mary Ann Gomes. Total 287 players are participating spanning across 3 countries, India, Bangladesh and Nepal. This is the oldest school level rating tournament in the country. The tournament w more...