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 Sri Lanka Women's Chess Grand Prix begins today

The second Sri Lanka Women's Chess Grand Prix 2021 conducted by the Chess Federation of Sri Lanka (CFSL)will commence today (13) andthe final will be held on February21 at the (CFSL) Head quarters , Nugegoda. This is one of the leading Womens Chess Events in Sri Lanka where only top women players participate on a Round Robin basis in 11 rounds. The event will be played on the time controls of 90 minutes with 30 second interval. The event will be live webcasted using DGT Electronic Boards. A live streaming of the final will be arranged at the CFSL youtube Channel.

The CFSL is offering cash awards of RS. 70,000 , medals and trophies for the winners. The event will be held according to the strict health guidelines provided by the Ministry of Health and the Medical Unit of Ministry of Sports (D.R)

The list of participants: WCM, Tharushi T H D Niklesha Visakha Vidyalaya , Sandeepani M Tharushi Devi

Balika Vidyalaya ,WFM Mendis Dasuni Hansika Visakha Vidyalaya N.T Abeywardana University of Colombo,WCM, Pallie Ehsha Mishela Visakha Vidyalaya ,WCM, Wijesuriya G P Y Visakha Vidyalaya ,WCM, Sanudula K M Dahamdi Musaeus College , Abeysinghe H M H Janandani NSBM Green University ,Gunawardhana Devindya Oshini Ferguson High School , Gaveshi Wickramarathne Castle Siege Chess Club, Gimashi Weerathunga ,Anula Vidyalaya , Jayandi Bimansa Super Fighter Chess Club.