• First Move
  • TROPHIES
  • OLDEST PLAYER
  • The first 3 winners of Category A of GMGOA 2019 with their trophies.
  • A record number of 35 Grand Masters participated in GMGOA 2019. This is a record participation of grandmasters in any tournament in India
  • Grandmasters in action at GMGOA 2019
  • LATE MR. BRIJ MOHAN & MRS. SUSHILA GUPTA ALL GOA OPEN RAPID CHESS TOURNAMENT 2019
  • FIRST MOVE BY HON. POWER MINISTER OF GOA AND PRESIDENT OF GOA CHESS ASSOCIATION (GCA) SHRI. NILESH CABRAL
  • The oldest player of the tournament Mr. Subramaniam pondering over his move at GMGOA 2019
  • The first 3 winners of Category A of GMGOA 2019 with their trophies.
  • A record number of 35 Grand Masters participated in GMGOA 2019. This is a record participation of grandmasters in any tournament in India
  • Grandmasters in action at GMGOA 2019
  • LATE MR. BRIJ MOHAN & MRS. SUSHILA GUPTA ALL GOA OPEN RAPID CHESS TOURNAMENT 2019 ORGANISED BY MORMUGAO TALUKA CHESS ASSOCIATION UNDER THE AGEIS OF ALL GOA CHESS ASSOCIATION

Niraj Saripalli and Nandhini Saripalli wins All Goa State Junior ( U-19) Open and Girls Chess selection 201

 

 

Niraj Saripalli and Nandhini Saripalli wins All Goa State Junior ( U-19) Open and Girls Chess selection 2013

Both brother and sister Niraj Saripalli , student of RMS Higher Secondary School Margoa and Nandhini Saripalli, student of Damodar College won the All Goa State Junior ( U-19) Open and Girls Chess selection 2013 conducted by Tiswadi Taluka Chess Association in aegis with Goa Chess Association and Fr. Agnelo College Pilar held at Fr. Agnelo College of Arts & Commerce Pilar, Goa.

Niraj and Rohan Ahuja scored 5.5 points each from 6 rounds but on better tie break Niraj went on winning the Championship. Rohan Ahuja finished second . Kapil Pawse and Deepak Gopalan scored 4.5 points and finished 3rd and 4th respectively . Anirudh Bhat and Shane Braganza scored 4 points and finished 5th and 6th respectively.

In the Girls section Nandhini Saripalli won the championship with the score of 4.5 points from 5 rounds. Second place went to Krystal Fernandes who scored 4 points . Sonali Kerkar scored 4 points and finished 3rd. Ridhi Zantye and Gauri Hadkonkar scored 3.5 points and finished 4th and 5th respectively. Sakshi Naik Gaonkar with the score of 3 points finished 6th.

First 4 players from Open and Girls category each will represent Goa at National to be held at Uttar Pradesh.

Fr. Frederic , Principal of Fr Agnelo College Pillar was the Chief guest of the function. Also present were Shri Ashesh Keni ( President GCA), Shri Mahesh Candolkar ( President TTCA) , Shri Arvind Mhamal( Secretary GCA), Mr Balakrishnan ( Joint Secretary GCA ) , and Mr Tanay Kaisary.

 

THE GOA U/14 GIRLS WON THE BRONZE MEDAL IN 57TH NATIONAL SCHOOL GAMES (CHESS)

 

THE GOA U/14 GIRLS WON THE BRONZE MEDAL
IN 57TH NATIONAL SCHOOL GAMES (CHESS)
held at Yuva college,Virar.
The team consisted of Gauri Hadkonkar ,Aishwarya Thorat,Sonali Kerkar,Krystal Fernandes and Ramasirisa Avvara.
The teams were accompanied by Manager Satish Naik and  coaches Sanjay Kavlekar(senior SAG coach) Swapnil Hoble (SAG coach) and Gautam Tari.The Goan team beat Tamil Nadu in 5th round by 2.5 to 1.5 points and drew with ultimate winner Maharastra 2-2 in the final round.The team was selected
and sponsored by the Department of Sports and Youth Affairs,Government of Goa.
 

Winners of State Team Open & Women Chess Championship 2013.

The Team Chess Teens de Goa, captained by Mast Niraj Saripalli  and other Team Members  a) Ritviz Parab b) Rohan Ahuja c) Niraj Saripalli d) Anirudh Bhat and e) Nandhini Saripalli  won the Gold Medal and Trophy and became  All Goa Champions by securing 10 Match points from 5 rounds  in Open Category and Team Famous Five , captained by Miss Gauri Hadkonkar with other Team Members a) Krystal Fernandes b) Gauri Hadkonkar c) Aishwarya Thorat d) Adittee Prabhugaonkar and e) Urvi Bandekar  won the Gold Medal and became All Goa Champions  by securing 8 Match points in Women Category.

Ritviz Parab wins All Goa Open Rapid Chess Tournament

dt:20/12/12 Ritviz Parab wins All Goa Open Rapid Chess Tournament.

 

Ritviz Parab ( 2053) wins the all Goa Open Rapid Chess tournament conducted by Tiswadi Taluka Chess Association in aegis with Bambolim Chess Club and Goa University. Tournament was held at Jublee Hall, Goa University Talegao Plateau. Ritviz scored 8.5 points with 8 wins and 1 draw from 9 rounds.

Krystal Fernandes wins 3 Silvers at 8th Asian School Chess-New Delhi

date:14/12/12
Krystal Fernandes wins 3 Silvers at 8th Asian School Chess-New Delhi
Krystal Stella Fernandes of The Rosary School - Miramar has won the Silver Medal in the Standard Chess Tournament in the 8th Asian School Chess Championship held at the Indira Gandhi Indoor Stadium – New Delhi.

Rishub Naik wins Lions Club of Ponda All Goa Open Rapid Chess at Mangueshi

RISHUBH  NAIK wins LIONS CLUB OF PONDA ALL GOA OPEN RAPID CHESS AT MANGUESHI
Date:09/12/12
Rishubh Naik (8pts., Buch. 56.5)  won  the  4th  ALL  GOA  OPEN  RAPID  CHESS  TOURNAMENT  2012  organized  by  Lions Club of Ponda  under  the  auspices  of  Ponda  Taluka  Chess  Association   affiliated  to  Goa  Chess  Association,  being held  at  Wagle  High  School, Mangeshi .

FM Anurag Mhamal gets his 2nd International Masters Norm.

FM Anurag Mhamal gets his 2nd International Masters Norm.

 date:11/12/2012

Dempo Goodwill Ambassador and Goa's top rated player FM Anurag Mhamal ( 2370 ) got his 2nd International Masters norm at the ongoing Rose Valley Open International Chess tournament at Kolkata.

MAHESHWARAN P. CHAMPION OF GVM HSS PTA FIDE RATING CHESS TOURNAMENT 2012

MAHESHWARAN P.  CHAMPION  OF    GVM  HSS  PTA 
ALL  INDIA  OPEN  FIDE  RATING  CHESS  TOURNAMENT  2012
Top  seed  Maheshwaran P. (Tamil Nadu.)  won  the  GVM  HSS  PTA  ALL  INDIA  OPEN  FIDE  RATING  CHESS  TOURNAMENT  2012  played  at  Farmagudi- Ponda  organized by GVM H.S.S Parent Teachers Association and the Past Students Association. Sauravh  Kherdekar  of  Railways  got  the  2nd  place  and  Santoshkashyap  Hg  of  Karnataka  3rd  place.