The Andhra Pradesh Chess Association is organising the 16th Brilliant Trophy A P State Open Prize Money Chess Tournament, between the 8th and 9th of January, at the Brilliant Grammar High School at Dilsukhnagar. The matches will be held in the Under-6, Under-8, Under-10, Under-12, Under-14 and open age categories, in both the boys' and the girls' sections. The registration fee is Rs. 150, and spot entries will also be accepted.
The tournament will be conducted in the Sicilian format on a league basis. Every player has to play all the other players in his category, and on the basis of these performances, the winners will be announced on the final points scored.
Prizes worth Rs. 10,000 will be given away to 20 players. 5 prizes will be given to the top five players in the open category, and prizes will be given to the top two performers in the Under-6, Under-8, Under-10, Under-12, Under-14 and Veterans categories. Participation certificates will be given to all the child participants.
Please contact J Subrahmanyam at 92473-99717 for further details.