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Tamil Nadu IM Norm Closed Circuit Chess Tournaments

Tamil Nadu IM Norm Closed Circuit Chess Tournaments

The series of Tamil Nadu IM Norm Closed Circuit Chess Tournaments is off to a flying start, with four international master norms already achieved in the first six tournaments. 

The Tamil Nadu State Chess Association, under the dynamic leadership of Dr. M. Manickam, the president and Mr. P. Stephen Balasamy, the general secretary launched a dream project of organizing a series of international norm tournaments. 

The first tournament of the series commenced in Chennai on 16th October. Each tournament is conducted for six days and generally comprised of five foreign players and five Indians. 

The details of the tournaments held so far are given below: No.From To Venue Winner From1 16.10.2023 21.10.2023 Chennai FM Harshad S Coimbatore. 2 23.10.2023 28.10.2023 Pollachi IM Asylbek Abdyzhapar Kygyzstan. 3 30.10.2023 04.11.2023

Madurai CM Adireddy Arjun Telangana.

4 06.11.2023 11.11.2023 Kodaikanal

WGM Nandhidhaa PV Chennai. 5

12.11.2023 17.11.2023 Kodaikanal

Arnav Makeshwari Chennai. 6 19.11.2023

24.11.2023 Chennai GM Alexei Fedorov

Belarus.

Norm Achievers, so far in the series: 

1 Madurai CM Adireddy Arjun Telangana

2 Harsh Suresh Chennai. 3 Kodaikanal

WGM Nandhidhaa PV Chennai.

4 Kodaikanal Arnav Makeshwari Chennai