2019 Commonwealth Chess Chp. begins in Delhi

The 2019 Commonwealth Chess Championship began successfully under the aegis of the Delhi Chess Association. The tournament consists of 94 players with 13 Grandmasters and 11 International Masters.

GM Abhijeet Gupta

The tournament started with GM Abhijeet Gupta as the top seed with an Elo of 2606.  The  multiple times champion of the Commonwealth tournament has so far maintained a clean slate with 3.0/3. He is sharing the lead with National Champion GM Aravindh Chithambaram and GM MS Thejkumar.

 

Commonwealth Chess Association Chairman Bharat Singh Chauhan inaugurating the flagship tournament.

Rank after Round 3

Rk. SNo Name FED Rtg Pts.  TB1  TB2  TB3
1 1 GM Gupta Abhijeet IND 2606 3,0 0,0 4,0 5,0
3 GM Aravindh Chithambaram Vr. IND 2598 3,0 0,0 4,0 5,0
13 GM Thejkumar M. S. IND 2458 3,0 0,0 4,0 5,0
4 12 GM Kunte Abhijit IND 2478 2,5 0,0 4,5 6,0
15 GM Laxman R.R. IND 2437 2,5 0,0 4,5 6,0
6 14 GM Karthikeyan P. IND 2445 2,5 0,0 4,5 5,5
27 IM Saravana Krishnan P. IND 2290 2,5 0,0 4,5 5,5
34 FM Ajay Karthikeyan IND 2227 2,5 0,0 4,5 5,5
35 FM Srihari L R IND 2214 2,5 0,0 4,5 5,5
10 11 IM Krishna C R G IND 2481 2,5 0,0 4,0 5,0