Open Rating Chess

LALITPUR: Sashambhu Youth Club is organising the Open Rating Chess Tournament here in Lamatar from December 9-13.

The organisers informed that a total of 100 players will take part in the tournament that carries a total cash purse of Rs 130,000. The top three players will receive Rs 35,000, Rs 25,000 and Rs 12,000 respectively in the open category.

Similarly, players finishing fourth and fifth will get Rs 8,000 and Rs 6,000 respectively. Likewise top three players in boys’ and girls’ categories will also receive cash prizes, informed the organisers.