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9th Ethugalpura International Chess Championship 2017

On behalf of Chess Federation of Sri Lanka and FIDE, Knight Flame Chess Club is organizing the 9 th Ethugalpura International Chess Championship 2017 an International Rated open chess Event for 9 th time with a total prize fund nearly Rs400,000/- in cash and other attractive awards. The Event Will be played according to Swiss System with 10 Rounds from 14th to 18th December 2017.

Venue: Hotel Blue Sky Kurunegala, Sri Lanka

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December 14 2017


Start: December 14, 2017
End: December 18, 2017
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  • 13th December 2017 Arrival
  • 14th December 2017 Round 1&2 9.00am – 7.00pm
  • 15th December 2017 Round 3&4 9.00am – 6.30pm
  • 16th December 2017 Round 5&6 9.00am – 6.30pm
  • 17th December 2017 Round 7&8 9.00am – 6.30pm
  • 18th December 2017 Round 9 & 10 8.30am – 6.00pm
  • 18th December 2017 PDF 07.30pm – 09.00pm
  • 19th December 2017 Departure


Hotel Blue Sky

Kurunegala, Sri Lanka

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  1. Reply

    How can I get registered for Ethugalpura tournament?

    Gathika Munasinghe

    • Reply

      Hi Gathika, We haven’t received tournament prospectus yet. Hope you will be able to check event details and registration details from November.

  2. Reply

    can I register without FIDE ID number

    • Reply

      Yes You Can. We didn’t receive more info yet. We will update this once its ready.

  3. Reply

    How an unrated player could open rating by participating unrated category in this tournament?

    • Reply

      Hi Sasindu, if you could play with few rated players (will be based on your results), you can get FIDE ratings.

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