GUWAHATI, Nov 23 - Chess Players� Parents Association, Duliajan is going to organize an international FIDE rating open chess tournament, billed-4th CPPA Open FIDE Rating Chess Tournament, from December 12 to 17 at Bihutoli, Duliajan with the help of Oil India Limited.
The total prize-money for the tournament is Rs 3,61,000. Around 150 to 200 players, including Grand Masters (GMs) and International Masters (IMs) are expected to take part in this edition of the tournament. This championship will provide a platform for budding players from Assam to compete with leading players of the country including a few players of international repute.
International arbiter Debasish Barua will officiate in the tournament as Chief Arbiter, stated a release issued here.