Over 70 Registered for the 18th BCC Open

Over 70 players from 30 countries, including 12 GMs, have already registered for the two groups…

18th Bangkok Chess Club Open

 FIDE id.TitleName FedELO
1400025GMShortNigel DENG2681
24625498GMGustafssonJanGER2638
35010608GMGuptaAbhijeetIND2610
44135148GMShomoevAntonRUS2544
55019184GMSwapnilS. DhopadeIND2533
63208923+B30GMSmirnovAntonAUS2527
71103261GMJakubiecArturPOL2513
81119290GMPaklezaZbigniewPOL2496
912521604GMLorparizangenehShahinIRI2484
103204405GMLyMoulthunAUS2480
115007836GMHimanshuSharmaIND2470
1212404675IMNguyenAnh KhoiVIE2442
135070147FMSai Agni JeeviteshJIND2396
144603338GMScheblerGerhardGER2394
155019850FMFenilShahIND2310
1625064967Moksh Amit DoshiIND2307
1715001261FMMenkinoskiRisteMKD2306
185201748FMMarianoNelson IIIPHI2257
191608312KondrakChristofAUT2192
207001959HiebertKenjiJPN2179
211703463CMPerssonRichardSWE2146
22500739NieminenKariFIN2136
235206049ArellanoRobertPHI2109
24500950LainePanuFIN2097
256200443WCMSongYuxinCHN2067
261524305IlyesPeterNOR2019
275600359CMPsailaClarenceMLT2008
286200451SivaraPoompatTHA1974
291308793BrunnerKarlSUI1960
304623649ToborMickGER1939
31508225DarbyPeterENG1885
322039478ParmetDaniel EdwardUSA1883
335700175MuzzaffarAhmadMAS1882
3411400048CMNorrisDamian CFIJ1876
3525070479Meenal GuptaIND1871
361409557Ramirez LeyvaFreddyMEX1856
376204791TantipuraNoppakornTHA1823
386205003LaohawirapapPrinTHA1761
396206492KarasmäkiSeppoFIN1755
408614300LarsenHans HaagenDEN1684
4116201027RoserPatrikGER1643
42511420RistojaAulikkiFIN1634
4330922747JacksonJohn MarvinUSA1613
445106028Bhaskar Teja K.V.IND1608
45129057710LiewMarkSGP1605
466204384MekarapirukChawitTHA1532
4713203290AhnJuyongKOR1511
4836014729NoelNicolasFRA1510
4945003114ThuaimiritNopparutTHA1114
5025727540Dutt PraptiIND1044
511305670GoschManfredSUI2064

Bangkok Chess Club Challenger 2018

 FIDE id.TitleName FedELO
15018510AtulKumarIND2012
2413674CrowdyStephen CENG1983
312502197BashiriniaOmidIRI1982
45080789Manukonda ArunIND1840
512963216SchmidtStephanGER1781
64301692DolejsDanNZL1727
7510572JarnstromHenrikFIN1698
89912754De SilvaUdara SandeshSRI1621
95600804WCMPsailaUranchimeqMLT1459
108614849ZhouJingCHN1406
1135061810Mahi Amit DoshiIND1398
126204597ChuensuwonkulPariyakulTHA1389
131337122VogelsangerNicolasSUI1284
146206115TawankanjanaDhiTHA1248
156206794JingjangShinTHA1245
166204821TangsunawanTadaTHA1117
176207227TechamuanvivitPawit CooperTHA1086
185602130PsailaOceanMLT1017
1925922858Aarav GuptaIND
206207235GuetaRafaelTHA

Entry open for the 18th Bangkok Chess Club Open

We’re off! You can now register for the 18th Bangkok Chess Club Open and book the Hotel at the following links:


Alternatively, for room reservations directly, you can download the Regent Cha-am room reservation form:


QuickPay with 2C2P

If you have registered and wish to pay online, please click one of the secure links below (currently available for single entries only (if you have multiple competitors, please send details of the number of people and the group in which they are playing in an email and we will send you back a unique link).

NB. In the “Message to Merchant” section, please specify the name of the competitor.

Chess on the Beach

18th BCC Open at the Regent Cha-am Beach Resort

Bangkok Chess Club is delighted to announce that the 18th Bangkok Chess Club Open Chess Championships will return to the Regent Cha-am Beach Resort. The dates are 13–21 April, 2018.

Taking place three days after the completion of the Asian Youth Championship in Chiang Mai, the 18th BCC Open is expected to be the biggest and best ever!

Tournaments details to follow soon.
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GM Zaw Win Lay Memorial 2017

GM Zaw Win Lay Memorial International Open 2017

1. Organization
This event is organized by Myanmar Chess Federation under the auspices of the Myanmar National Olympic Council.

2. Schedule

28th September :
Arrival of Players
 : Technical Meeting – 2000 hour (Absent players shall not be paired for Round 1)

29th September :
Opening Ceremony – 0900 hour; Round 1 – 0930 hour; Round 2 – 1600 hour

30th September :
Round 3 – 0900 hour; Round 4 – 1600 hour

1st October :
Round 5 – 0900 hour; Round 6 – 1600 hour

2nd October :
Round 7 – 0900 hour; Round 8 – 1600 hour

3rd October :
Round 9 – 0900 hour : Closing Ceremony – 1600 hour

4th October : Departure of Players

3. Time Control and Format
Swiss System; FIDE-rated and titled; Rate of play will be 90 minutes for the whole game with 30 seconds increment for every move starting from the first move. Zero-Start shall be applied.

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