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Chess in Lakecity Summer Cup FIDE Rated Chess Tournament Report
June, 2017

The Chess in Lakecity club organised its Summer Cup fide rated tournament (below 1600 category) at the beautiful Udaipur city from 13th to 15th June 2017. More than 475 players from Rajasthan, MP, Delhi, Punjab, UP, Haryana, Gujarat, Maharashtra, Bihar, Tamil Nadu, AP, Karnataka, Assam, Chhattisgarh, Jharkhand, Karnataka and West Bengal besides Singapore participated in the three days nine round event. The time format of the tournament was 30 minutes + 30 seconds increment for each move to each player.
Fifteen year old Dhruv Dak of the host club Lakecity was the top seeded player of the tournament with a rating of 1594, followed by Arun Kumar of Punjab. The second round saw the tumbling of the top seed at the hands of Suryavanshi BL and fifth seed Gaha Narayan of UP was held to a draw by young Deepak Kataria of Rajasthan. Young players had no respect for (higher rated) seniors and there were upset galore in each and every round. Sixteen players led with four points each at the end of the fourth round.
The lead was narrowed down to four players after five rounds – Arun Kumar, Ankit Chudasama of Gujarat, Gaurav Jain of Rajasthan and Shrivstav Hritik of MP. In the sixth round, Ankit accounted for Arun and Gaurav beat Hritik, to share the lead with full 6 points. Four new players were trailing the leaders by half point. Ankit defeated Gaurav and was the only player to register seven wins in a row. Sheth Shemal Ketan of Gujarat prevailed over Arun Kumar to move into sole second spot with 6.5 points. Sixteen players were on the third position after the completion of seven rounds. In the penultimate round, Ankit Chudasama continued his relentless march to record one more win to score 8/8. Seven players - Babel T Divyanshu and Naman Porwal of Chess in lakecity Rajasthan, Hritik Shrivatsav and Eshaan Chandrol of MP, Amar Joyti Kakoti of Assam, Jitendra Mahale of Maharashtra and Tarun Kumar Singh of UP were behind him by one full point. Chudasama Ankit suffered his first loss in the tournament at the hands of fifteen year old Babel. Eshaan, Tarun Kumar and Naman also scored victories to tie with Ankit and Babel for the top honours with 8 points each. Tiebreaks favoured Ankit Chudasama to bag the title and Babel won the second place. Ankit received Rs.30000/- and Babel Rs.20000/-. Sri. Chandra Singh Kotari, Mayor of Udaipur City was the chief guest for the final day function. Sri. Pramod Ji Samar and Sri. Chanchal Agarwal were the guests of honour. The tournament was well organised by the Lakecity Club in an air conditioned hall and quality food was provided at an affordable rate

Vikramaditya Kulkarni of Rlys Wins 1st SL Mangrudiya FIDE Rating Chess Tournament-2017
June, 2017

1st SL Mangrudiya FIDE Rating Chess Tournament 2017 was organized by Chess in Lakecity under the aegis of All Rajputana Chess Association, from 30thMarch to 4thApril, 2017. at Sahu Samudaik Bhavan, Udaipur. The Total Number of participants were 330 including 3 IM, a current Asian Senior Champion. GM Norm holder IM Wazir Ahmed Khan also one of the participants. The total tally of rated players were 226. The tournament was inaugurated at the hands of Shri. Chandra Singh Kothari , Mayor Udaipur. Other guests present on the dais were Prem Singh Shaktawat ,Shri. Pankaj Mangrudia, Devendra Sahu, Rajendra Bordia, Narayan Lal Sharma, Rajeev Bhardwaj, President Chess In lakecity and IA Swapnil Bansod, Chief Arbiter. After the inaugural function the technical meeting was arranged. All the tournament regulations were discussed and finalized in the meeting, including the shifting of venue for all the remaining rounds after the round 1. Second Seed IM Vikramaditya Kulkarni of Rlys, clinched the title of the tournament. He beat Sing Soram Rahul of Assam in the last round of the tournament to score 9 points out of maximum 9. Vikramadityawon all his games and scored a perfect 9. At the end of 5th round Vikramaditya, IM Himanshu Sharma and Atul Dahale leading the tournament with 5 points each. In 6th round game Vikramaditya beat Himanshu and crushed himanshu’s 2500 live rating dream. IM Himanshu Sharma, the top seed of tournament, finished 2nd with 8 points.He lost his only game to IM Vikramaditya Kulkarni. Vinod Sharma of Rlys, Jay Kundaliya of GUJ and Bhavdat Anand of AP scored 7.5 points each and finished in 3rd to 5th. positions respectively. The prize distribution function of 1st SL Mangrudiya FIDE Rating Chess Tournament 2017 was held on 4thApril, 2017 at 3 pm at Sahu Samudaik Bhavan, Udaipur. Shri Devendra Sahu , Member District Sports Council, Dr. Om Sahu VP, Chess in lakecity, Shri Ravindra Shrimali, Chairman, UIT Udaipur, Shri Anil Sharma , Rt Chief Engineer PWD, Rajasthan ,Shri Devnarayan Dhabhai , VP District Sports Council , Shri Shatrudhan Bandwal, President Buddhibal seva Sansthan , Udaipur, Shri Anil Mangrudiya , Org. Chairman and IA Swapnil Bansod Chief Arbiter were present on the occasion.  

4th N.l.PandiyarMemorial International Open Fide Rated Chess Tournament - 2016 (AICF Event Code : 138417/RAJ/2016) organized by Chess In Lake City, organized by Chess in Lake city, Under the aegis of ARCA, AICF and FIDEHeld from 10th to 15th Sep 2016 at BhandariDarshakMandap,Gandhi Ground, Chetak Circle , Udaipur, Raj.
June, 2016

In the Lake city Udaipur, the tournament attracted total number of 287 entries all over state of India and 4 other countries ( USA , Canada , Srilanka& Nepalalso participated,in which 5 International Master, 1 WFM , 1 AGM,1AFM, 211-Rated Players & 76 Unrated players & 31Girls playersplayed. The event is been conducted by 10 Rounds Swiss league system, with the time control of 90 min plus 30 sec increment from move No.1, Daily two round ( Except 2 days 1 rounds) The Total prize money of the event is Rs.6,00,000 with First Prize of Rs.60,000 for the winner of the tournament. The talented young and Senior players from All over India and another 4 countries had participated for 4thN.L.Pandiyar fide rating tournament to snatch the total prize money of Rs.6,00,000/- .Hard fought victories and some draw witnessed in the tournament. At the end of the 10 Round the ultimate winner is Akshat Khamparia of MP and the runner up title won by Avdhoot Lendhe of Maharastra. This is the 4th Tournament in a row by the Chess In Lake City under the aegis of ARCA & AICF.Kudos to VikasSahu–(Org,.Secretary) for his excellent efforts and a great vision. Also a warm clapings for whole team of Chess in Lake city for their dedicated efforts. Chess in a Lake city has done a wonderful work under the leadership of Fide Arbiter &Convenor Sh. Rajendra Teli to fulfill all requirement by providing a fully Air-conditioned Tournament hall and a FreeAccommodation to all players with a Very Delicious Break fast, Lunch and Dinner during Tournament was arranged free of cost for all in the same Venue.The parents area was well appointed and air-cooled also. overall the experience of being in this tournament was overwhelming. The hospitality and the warmth of the organizers deserves a salute. Last but not least the great support of Lions club of Udaipur, Maharana is really a admirable. The Team ofArbiters werealways on all corner of edge with a eagle eye to take care of the technical problems. Thanks to all players for not arising a single protest. Fourth International Nandlal Pandiar Memorial FIDE Rating Open Chess Championship concluded today. the tournament was hosted by Chess in Lakecity, with cooperation from the Maharana of Udaipur, Lions Club,  All Rajputana Chess Federation and All India Chess Federation and under auspices of the World Chess Federation. Mayor Chandra Singh Kothari was the Chief Guest at the closing ceremony.  Eminent attendees viz. Social Activist VK Lahadiya; chaired by Phool Singh Meena; Dinesh Bhatt; Prem Singh Shaktawat; William DSouza, Principal of St Anthony School, Udaipur, Rajeev Bhardwaj, Chairman of Chess in Lake City; Rajesh Sharma and AC Joshi gave away the prizes to the winners in the competition. As per the ruling of Chief Judge of the competition, AC Joshi, Akshat Kampariya, Avdyut and Krishan Soni took the first, second and third place respectively in the General Category. For players with FIDE Rating 2000 and below, Ali Sayyed Nasir, Jay Kundaliya and Maulik Raval took the first three spots respectively while in the Under 1600 FIDE Rating category Pankaj Bosre, Nakul Chaudhary and Pratap Solanki were the top three.

June, 2016

4th N.L. Pandiyar Memorial FIDE Rating from 10th to 15th Sep. 2016 at Udaipur Event code : 138417 / RAJ / 2016  is being organised  by Chess in Lakecity under the aegis of All Rajputana Chess Association and All India Chess Federation at Bhandari Darshak Mandap,Gandhi Ground,Chetak Circle, Udaipur,Rajasthan.     Chess in lakecity a group of Lakecity Chess enthusiastic players. Chess in lakecity aterted with a vision to expand the chess knowledge to the lakecity. Chess is a game of imagination and strategy, one that provides rules, order and opportunities for intellectual growth. Chess teaches a skill that can be applied to other aspects of life. For example, it teaches one to plan carefully in advance to visualize various situations before making a move, and the importance of patience. How many of us have acted without thinking and then wished we could take back our actions? Well, the game of chess will quickly teach a child to analyze before acting. There have been studies which support the claim that chess improves a person’s organizational and analytically skills.”Event will enable Rajasthan chess players to get international rating in their own state as more than 300 rated players from all over India and outside of Country are likely to participate including Grand Master and International Masters. 

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LNJ Bhilwara Group chess tournament from 9th to 13th Oct
Sept, 2015

LNJ Bhilwara Group FIDE Rating Chess Tournament is being organized from 9th October to 13th October 2015 by National Chess Trust of India under the aegis of All Rajputana Chess Association and All India Chess Federation at Bhandari Darshak Mandap, Gandhi Ground, Chetak Circle. The Event is sponsored by Mayur Suitings.  National Chess Trust of India formed in 1973 had in the past  organized International Grand Master Chess Tournaments from 1982 -87 under the guidance of L. N Jhunjhunwala, Founder Chairman of LNJ Bhilwara Group. The Event will enable Rajasthan chess players to get international rating in their own state as more than 300 rated players from all over India are likely to participate including Grand Master and International Masters. Secretary of National Chess Trust of India informed that complete information about the tournament can be taken from Vikas Sahu at 9818654078 or 9413045606 or visit

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Bhavesh & Yashasvi wins Under-15 ARCA Chess Championship
Sept, 2015

The Under-15 ARCS Chess Championship concluded today at MDS Public School. The event was organized by Chess in Lakecity with All Rajputana Chess Association. Secretary, Chess in Lakecity Vikas Sahu informed that after two rounds, the final winners were announced to be Lakecity’s Bhavesh Pandiyar (boys’ category) and Jaipur’s Yashavi Gupta (girls’ category) of Under-15 ARCA Chess Championship. The chief guest of the award ceremony held thereafter were Dr. Shailendra Somani, Director of MDS School, Dr. Om Sahu, Vice President of Chess in Lakecity. According to judge Yogesh Hingad, the winners of boys’ category were Bhavesh Pandiyar, Prabhav Maheshwari, Naan Porwal, Chinmay Jain, Divyanshu Babel, Vandan Lodha, Jodhpur’s Ajitpal Bhati, Arun Kataria, Kunal Chabbra, Vedant Sharma, Raj Kumawat, Jaipur’s Mehul Gupta, Kushal Patel, Tushar Chaudahry and Mudit Kukreti who stood from first to fifteenth position, respectively. In the girls’ category, the winners from first to fifth respectively, were Yashasvi Gupta, Hiral Chatwani, Akshi Chatwani, Gunjan Lodha and Purva Nainawa. All the winners received cash prize and certificates to the participants.

Under-15 ARCA Chess Championship begins
Sept, 2015

The ARCA Under-15 Chess Championship commenced today at MDS Public School. This event is organized by Chess in Lakecity with All Rajputana Chess Association. Chess in Lakecity Secretary Vikas Sahu informed that the event was inaugurated by MDS Principal Nidhi Maheshwari. On the first day, Divyanshu Babel leaded after the second round. According to judge Yogesh Hingad, the winners after the 3 rounds were Prabhav Maheshwari, Bhavesh Pandiyar, Raj Kumawat, Kushal Patel, Arun Kataria, Pallav Chaudhary, Naman Porwal, Jaipur’s Mehul Gupta, Divyanshu Babel, Kunal Chabbra, Sanket Agrawal, Jaipur’s Shivam Garg, Jodhpur’s Ajitpal. Daksh Jain, Vandan Lodha, Vinit Intodia, Chinmat Jain, Vansh Bhaskar, Maulik Kumar and Mudit Kukerti proceeded in the rounds. Likewise in girls category, the winners after the second round were Jaipur’s Yashasvi Gupta, Hiran Chatwani, Akshi Chatwani, Purva Nenawa and Gunjan Lodha. 

ARCA Under 15 chess Championship
August, 2015

ARCA Under 15 chess Championship Boys/Girls (Born 2000 or after 2000) will be held at MDS ublic School, Sec 3 udaipur from 5-6 September
Prizes Worth Rs. 7500
First Prize Rs. 1500
Second Prize Rs. 1000
Third Prize Rs. 750
First Prize Rs. 500
In both groups seperate boys/girls
Entry Fee - 300 Rs
ARCA Registration must for Lakecity Players Year 2015-16
Registration before 5th September at MCPS Lakhara Chowk, Udaipur Time 3:30-5:30 PM or at

Lakecity’s winners
August, 2015
Lakecity’s winners
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Lakecity’s winners
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June, 2015
Mudit Winner
June, 2015
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June, 2015
Mudit and Divyanshu Winner..
June, 2015
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June, 2015
Kunal Won Again...
June, 2015
State Rapid Chess tournament..Prises Announced of 1 lac 31 thousand
June, 2015
State FIDE rated open chess.
June, 2015
State FIDE rated open chess.
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Lakecity’s stars shine at Under-11 Chess Competition
15 May, 2015

At the Under-11 State Level open Chess Competition, Lakecity’s finest chess players stood at the top 3 positions. The event was organized by Night Fort Chess Academy and All Rajputana Chess Association.Arun Kataria (2nd position) along with Kanishk Narang(3rd position), Chinmay Jain, Purvam Chaturvedi, Udlakshya Raina, Kanishk Pandey and Vinit Intodia grabbed the first 20 positions and Akshi Chatwani stood third in the girls’ category.Besides them, Karanveer Singh Sankhla, Rahul Redia, Harsh Meerchandani, Tanmay Nalwaya, Avdesh Singh Charan, Hardik Dak, Prakhar Chaplot, Aditya Salvi and Chahna Jain gave wonderful performances.

Chess in lakecity players shine at Ahamdabad30 April,2015

Chess in lakecity players shine at Ahamdabad…. CIL Players performances in Thali Seva Sangh International fide Rating chess tournament. 1.Chandrajeet – 7/9 11th position overall. Cash prize – 1000 rps . Beaten Kantilal ji dave, And increased 20 rating points. 2.Divyanshu T babel – 6/9 1st – best Raj Special prize Cash-1000rps 3. Dhruv dak – 6/9, In top 30, Cash- 500rps 4. Chinmay Jain- 6/9 shayad 2nd- best Raj Special prize and U-11 3rd Cash – 750rps. 5. Arun kataria – 5.5/9 3rd – Best Raj Special prize and U-13 2nd or 3rd Cash – 500rps Gayatri kataria, Vedanta Sharma, and two more player will get rating next month.

Vikram Makhija wins Lakecity Open Chess Championship17 April, 2015

Vikram Makhija emerged as the champion of the Late Ramesh Chandra Kuradiya Memorial Lakecity Open Chess Championship that was organized by Chess in Lakecity with Buddibal Seva Sansthaan. The chief guest of the closing & prize distribution ceremony was William D’Souza, Principal of St. Anthony’s Sr. Sec School with special guests as Dr. Sushil Sahu- Asst Prof of RNT Medical College and Manju Rajmali, Vikas Sahu, Secretary of Chess in Lakecity. Vikram Makhija, Sunny Bedi, Rajendra Teli, Richin Jain, Govind Chandel, Nand Kishore Chandel, Hemendra Singh, Nitul Khare and Jainam Kothari from 1st to 10th respectively. Under-19: Ayush Jain, Chandra Jeet Rajawat and Bhavesh Pandiyar Under-17: Prabhav Maheshwari, Kunal Chabbra and Divyanshu Babel Under-15: Shubhani Kapoor, Naman Porwal and Gautam Kataria Under-13: Devansh Chechani, Ayush Lodha andPallav Choudhary Under-11: Chinmay Jain, Raj Kumawat and Kanishk Narang Under-9: Arun Kataria, Yashasvi Gupta and Prakhar Pathak Under-7: Shaurya Gupta. Akshita Jain, Madhavi Suthar and Anisha Jain were presented as Best Women. All the winners were treated with trophy, cash prize andcertificates.


Buddhibal Seva Sansthan, Lions Club Eklingji and Mrignayni Seva Samiti jointly organized 5th Winter Open Chess Championship in the memory of Late Shankerlal Mangrudia concluded today at MDS School. the chief guest of the ceremony was Anil Nahar, Governor of Lions Club, Prasannjeet Datta; special guests were Rajendra Prasad Gupta, Surendra Mogra, Rakesh Sain, Naresh Maheshwari, Prakash Virani, Dr. Om Sahu, Parasmal Hingad, Komal Paliwal and Manju Rajmali. R.C Somani presided the ceremony.In open category, Nand Kishore Chandel (Rs.5000), Govind Chandel (Rs.4000), Richin Jain (Rs.3000), Chandrajeet singh Rajawat (Rs.2500), Atul Hingad (Rs.2000), Sudhakar (Rs.1500), Siddharth Seth (Rs.1000), Vibhav Pamecha (Rs.1000), Nilesh Kumawat (Rs.500) and Jai Jain (Rs.500) stood from first till 10th position respectively. In Under-19 category, Manthan Chittora, Nikhil Yadav, Yogesh Hingad; in under-17 category, Dhruv Dak, Kapil Dhadhich and Shubhani Kapoor; in under-15 category, Prabhav Maheshwari, Devansh Chechani, Naman Mehta; in under-13 category, Arun Kataria, Divyanshu Babel, Vandan Lodha won Rs. 2000, 1500 and 1000 respectively. In under-11 category, Ayush Lodha, Anisha Jain, Purwam Chaturvedi; in under-9 catoegry, Kanishk Narang, Austin George, Chinmay Jain and in under-7 category Kushal Malkani, Dhruv Ajmera won Rs. 1000, 750 and 500 respectively. Best Women prize was won by Arpita Jain (Rs.1000), Monika Sahu (Rs.750) and Hiral Chatwani (Rs.500). Youngest boy Yuvansh Jain and Youngest girl Divya Khatri each received Rs.500.

Open Championship of Chess concludes,Chandrjeet,Dhruv,Devansh Champion17 December, 2014

Sunday to Sunday open chess championship organized by Buddhibal Seva Sansthan and Chess in Lakecity concluded with prize distribution on Sunday at MDS Public School, Sector 3.the chief guest of the concluding ceremony was Seema Sahu, corporator and special guests were R.S Dhakad, Dr. Om Sahu, Manju Rajmali, P.L Hingad, FIDE Arbiter Rajendra Teli and Director Dr. Shailendra Somani. The event was presided by Shatrudhan Bandwal, Vatsalya Yadav organized the event and Gayatri Kataria was the main judge.The winners of the event were as follows. In senior category, Chandrajeet Singh, Sudhakar and Hemendra Makwana were winners; in Under-19 Kapil Dhadich, Vibhav Pamecha and Yogesh Hingad; in under-17 Harshit Chandaliya and Bhavya Suklecha; in under-15 Dhruv Dak, Bhavesh Padiyar and Divyanshu Babel;In under-13 Kunal Chabbra, Yash Mandavariya and Saket Agrawal; in under-11 Devansh Chechani, Pallav Chowdhary and Raj Kumawat; in under-9 Chinmay Jain, Arun Kataria and Kanishk Naarang; in under-7 Prakhar Pathak, Kushal Malkani and Rohit Maheshwari were first, second and third, respectively.Likewise, in female category, Monika Sahu, Parul Rahore, Neha Kumawat, Aachal Dhakad, Hiral Chetwani, Garima Tak, Anisha Jain and Ashita Jain secured positions.All winners were given letters and prizes. The rest of the participants were given letter of appreciation.

Teams of St Anthony and MDS to compete in National Chess Tournament1 December 2014

In CBSE National Chess Championship held at DAV School, Amritsar, students of St Anthony gave excellent performance. With two wins and one draw, the team secured 14th the championship that held from 18th to 23rd November, the team after 6 rounds defeated DAV Amritsar and The Loren’s Public School, New Delhi and had a draw with Indian School, Dubai. The team secured 5 marks and gained 14th rank.In Individual game, Mudit Babel secured 2.5 marks in the first three rounds but faced defeat in the last two rounds and got 10th place.. The competition was tough as besides Grandmaster Vaibhav Suri, FIDE players with more than 2000 points were a part of the championship.FIDE rated players Mudit Babel (captain), Nikhil Yadav, Yugansh Shukla, International player Manthan Chittora and Kushal Patel participated in the competition. The Under-14 team of MDS Sr. Sec. School secured All India 9th position in CBSE National Chess Championship held at Amritsar, Punjab. the team consisting of Ayush Lodha (captain), Kanishk Pandey, Prabhav Maheshwari, Udlakshy Raina and Saket Agrawal bagged unexpected score of 7 in six rounds after holding the current champions South Point Calcutta on a Draw. Team MDS consisting of players of Class 3 to 8, played wonderfully for 3 draws and 2 wins to secure All India 9th position. Ayush Lodha with 3.5 points, Prabhav Maheshwari with 4 points, Saket Agrawal with 3 points, Udlakya Raina with 3 and Kanishk Pandey with 1 point contributed in the top-10 standings of Team MDS at national platform.

भावेश पंडियार अण्डर-13 चेस टूर्नामेन्ट के विजेता21 October, 2014

पिनाकल चेस एकेडमी, जयपुर व ऑल राजपूताना शतरंज संघ की मेजबानी में सम्पन्न राज्य स्तरीय ओपन अण्डर-13 शतरंज प्रतियोगिता में लेकसिटी के भावेश पंडियार ने 7 चक्र पश्चात् 6.5 अंक बनाकर प्रतियोगिता में अपाजित रहते हुए खिताब पर कब्जा जमाया। प्रशिक्षक विकास साहू ने बताया कि 11 व 12 अक्टूबर को सम्पन्न इस प्रतियोगिता में कुल 52 खिलाड़ीयों ने हिस्सा लिया। लेकसिटी के और अन्य खिलाड़ी गौतम कटारिया ने 5 अंक बनाकर 8वॉ स्थान हासिल किया।

प्रखर व ध्रुव अजमेरा का उत्कर्ष प्रदर्शन @ Udaipur players conquer in Chess Tournament at Delhi28 August,2014

प्रखर व ध्रुव अजमेरा का उत्कर्ष प्रदर्शन पिनाकल चेस व ऑल राजपूताना शतरंज संघ की मेजबानी में सम्पन्न हुई स्थानीय लिटिल जेम्स स्कूल श्याम नगर जयपुर में अण्डर-7 स्टेट लेवल ओपन चेस चैम्पियनशिप में ध्रुव अजमेरा (सेन्ट एन्थोनी) का उत्कर्ष प्रदर्शन रहा। एक दिवसीय इस राज्य स्तरीय ओपन शतरंज प्रतियोगिता में ध्रुव ने 4 चक्र पश्चात् एक जीत व दो ड्रॉ के साथ 2 अंक बनाकर बालक वर्ग में 11वॉ व ओवर ऑल प्रतियोगिता में 13वॉ स्थान हासिल किया वही प्रखर पाठक (डी.पी.एस.) ने बालक वर्ग में 10वॉ व ओवर ऑल प्रतियोगिता में 12वॉ स्थान हासिल किया।
Udaipur players conquer in Chess Tournament at Delhi Udaipur’s Kapil Dadhich and Chandrajeet Rajawat performed exceptionally well in the 2nd Chess Specific Fide Rated Chess Tournament concluded in Delhi recently. the tournament was conducted from 18th-21st Aug at Delhi’s Major Dhyanchand Stadium.“After 10 rounds, Kapil scored 7 points and earned 30 points while Chandrajeet Singh Rajawat playing with fide rated players and made 5 points with 1471 rating performance.” Rajawat will soon get his name listed in fide rating list issued by World Chess Federation. He will be the 62nd fide rated player of the lakecity

Rajendra Teli Chessman now Fide Arbiter15 August 2014

Rajendra Teli Chessman now Fide Arbiter thanks to All india chess federation & Shri D.V.Sunder sir , Shri Bharat singh sir, Shri Hariharan sir, Shri Nk Nandakumar sir,and all chess lovers and official for their cooperation.

राजेन्द्र तेली ने फीडे रेटिंग में किया इजाफा22 May, 2014

इन्डोर स्टेडियम धर्मशाला, हिमाचल प्रदेश में अखिल भारतीय शतरंज महासंघ द्वारा आयोजित 52वीं राष्ट्रीय चैलेन्जर चेस चेम्पियनशीप में लेकसिटी के जाने-माने शतरंज खिलाड़ी राजेन्द्र तेली ने 6.5 अंक बनाकर शानदार प्रदर्शन किया। उन्होंने हिमाचल के प्रवीण शर्मा, पंजाब के अरविंदरप्रीत सिंह, शुभम शुक्ला, दिल्ली संक्षम दिवान, गुजरात के अश्वीन कुमार चौहान, को हराकर और रेल्वे के फीडे मास्टर पंकज जोशी, सिक्किम के राहुल गौरांग, तमिलनाडू के लक्ष्मीनारायण एम.वी. से बाजी बराबर कर अपनी फीडे रेटिंग में इजाफा किया।गौरतलब है कि यह प्रतियोगिता हिमाचल प्रदेश शतंरज संघ द्वारा 09 से 19 मई धर्मशाला में आयोजित हुई थी।

Great performance by Udaipur Chess Players in Delhi21 May, 2014

Udaipur’s chess players showcased magnificent game in the recently concluded N.H.P.C Open Fide Rating Chess Tournament, held in New Delhi’s Major Dhyanchand National Stadium. “Chess player of Udaipur, Pallav Choudhary received the honor of Fide Rated Player while Vibhav Pamecha and Gautam Kataria escalated their individual ratings. The tournaments were conducted from 15-18th May.” “After 10 rounds, Vibhav pamecha got 6.5 points while Prabhav Maheshwari (6.0), Dhruv Dak and Gautam Kataria got 5.5 points, Hamendra Singh Makwana and Pallav Choudhary got 5.0, Yash Mandavria 4.5, Kunal Chabra, Bhavesh Sahu and Bhavya Gehlot received 4 points whereas Chinmay Jain got 3 points.”According to the points received by Kunal, Hemendra and Bhavya, they all got eligibility of Fide Rating.

होली कप ओपन शतरंज प्रतियोगिता सम्पन्न27 March, 2014
TCC FIDE Rating chess Tournament 2013 कपिल दाधिच लेकसिटी के 51वें फीडे रेटेड खिलाड़ी31 December, 2013

Kapil Dadich will be the 51th FIDE rated chess player of Udaipur. Kapil exhibited an outstanding game in the recently concluded TCC FIDE Rating chess Tournament at Tirth Chess Club.Players 2तीर्थ चेस क्लब साबरमती आश्रम रोड़, अहमदाबाद गुजरात में सम्पन्न हुई तीर्थ चेस क्लब ओपन फीडे रेटिंग चेस टूर्नामेन्ट में चेस इन लेकसिटी के शातिरों का शानदार प्रदर्शन रहा। 26 से 30 दिसम्बर तक हुई इस 9 चक्रीय शतरंज प्रतियोगिता में चेस इन लेकसिटी के कपिल दाधिच 51वें फीडे रेटेड खिलाड़ी बने; साथ ही हर्षित बाबेल, पल्लव चौधरी, देवाशं चेचाणी, अमीत आसवानी, भव्य जैन ने फीडे रेटिंग की योग्यता हासिल की।कपील ने 9 फीडे रेटेड खिलाड़ीयों से खेलते हुए 3.5 अंक बनाकर 1426 रेटिंग परफोरमेन्स दिया। वहीँ हर्षित, पल्लव, देवांश, भव्य, अमीत ने क्रमशः 5, 6, 6, 5, 4 रेटेड़ खिलाड़ी से खेलते हुए अंक बनाकर फीडे रेटिंग की योग्यता हासिल की।अन्य खिलाड़ीयों में विकास साहू, ध्रुव दक 5.5 अंक, स्वयं भार्गव, गौतम कटारिया 4 अंक, अमित आसवानी, वेदान्त शर्मा, राहुल व्यास 3.5 अंक, चिन्मय जैन 3.0 अंक, कुनाल छाबड़ा 2 अंक के साथ सराहनीय प्रदर्शन रहा।समापन व पुरस्कार समारोह के मुख्य अतिथि स्पेनीश ग्रेड मास्टर एलीबर उबीलावा थे; जो विश्व चैम्पियन विश्वनाथ आनंद और अनातोली कारपोव के प्रशिक्षक रह चुके हैं।

तीर्थ चेस क्लब ओपन फीडे रेटिंग चेस टूर्नामेन्ट24 December, 2013

तीर्थ चेस क्लब साबरमती आश्रम रोड़, अहमदाबाद गुजरात में होने वाली तीर्थ चेस क्लब ओपन फीडे रेटिंग चेस टूर्नामेन्ट हेतू लेकसिटी के 12 शातिरों के नाम घोषित हुए।26 से 30 दिसम्बर तक होने वाली इस फीडे रेटिंग शतरंज प्रतियोगिता में 4,00,000 रू. लाख की ईनामी राशि दाव पर रहेगी। प्रतियोगिता 9 चक्रों में अन्तर्राष्ट्रीय स्वीस पद्धति से आयोजित होगी; जिसमें चेस इन लेकसिटी के हर्षित बाबेल, वेदान्त शर्मा, देवांश चेचाणी, कुनाल छाबड़ा, जयदेव सिंह, वैभव जारोली (सेन्ट एन्थोनीज स्कूल), पल्लव चौधरी ( सेन्ट पॉल स्कूल), स्वयं भार्गव (एम.एम.पी.एस.), धु्रव दक (सनबीम), गौतम कटारिया (नोबल इंटरनेशनल), कपील दाधिच (सी.पी.एस.), चिन्मय जैन (सेन्ट मेरीज) एवं राहूल व्यास हिस्सा लेंगे।

Udaipur Chess master achieves 24th position in International Rating Chess6 December, 2013

Rajendra Teli of Udaipur has grabbed 24th position in the International Rating Chess Tournament for 2100 below. The championship was organized under the banner of All India Chess Association.The championship was hosted by Cyber Chess Academy. Teli, who is a member of Chess in Lake City won Rs. 5000 cash prize.the championship was conducted from 28 Nov to 3 Dec. In 10 rounds, Rajendra Teli made 7 points and reached on 24th position.

Rahul Sharma becomes youngest FIDE rated player of Udaipur17 November, 2013

Rahul Sharma of Udaipur will be the youngest and 50th FIDE rated chess player of Udaipur. Student of The Junior Study, Rahul exhibited an outstanding game in the recently concluded 27th National Under-9 Chess Tournament.the tournaments were conducted from 6-14 Nov at Chennai, Tamil Nadu. While playing with all FIDE rated chess masters, Rahul Sharma grabbed five points and his rating performance was 1248. Rahul Sharma’s name will be updated in the upcoming FIDE Rating list by World Chess Federation.”Rahul is qualified for national level after achieving fourth position in State Level Chess Tournament.It is a matter of great pride and honor for Udaipur that Rahul is the 50th FIDE rated chess player of the city.

Chinmay Jain receives Board prize in CBSE West Zone Chess Tournament17 November, 2013

The chess masters of Udaipur’s several schools exhibited great talent but missed the first four places in the recently concluded CBSE West Zone Chess Tournament 2013 at Baroda’s Urmi School.Chinmay Jain of St Mary’s School grabbed the Board Prize by earning 4 points after six rounds of the 5th Board.In under-14 male category, St. Anthony’s MDS, CPS, St Mary’s and The Scholar Arena received 9th, 10th, 20, 33rd and 37th place respectively.Likewise in under-19 male category, MDS, St. Anthony’s, CPS, Central Academy (Hiran Magri) got 10th, 11th, 19th and 21st positions respectively.In under-14 female category, St Anthony’s settled on 10th place whereas in Under-19 female, CPS, St. Mary’s and St. Anthony’s students have made 6th, 11th and 13th positions respectively.

5 more FIDE rated players in Udaipur,Total 49 lakecity Rated Player also Lake city Monika prove their worth in National Chess increase 30 ELO11 August, 2013

According to the new FIDE ranking list (August ) released by the World Chess Federation, the names of Suraj sahu, rating a 1580, Dhurv dak, with a 1545 rating , Prabhav Maheshwari, with a rating of 1510,and Vibhav pamecha,with a 1499,swayam bhargav with a 1357 rating have been added to the list of FIDE rated players from Udaipur.The rating was achieved by the players on account of their performance at FIDE rated Chess Competition organized at Surat.This makes a total of 48 FIDE rated players from Udaipur .FIDE, a French acronym for Fédération Internationale des Échecs (commonly known as World Chess Federation in English) is the governing body for International chess ratings and competitions. FIDE ratings, the higher the better, use Elo rating system developed by Arpad Elo.Russian Chessmaster. India’s own Grandmaster (A player with a FIDE rating more than 2500), Viswanathan Anand is ranked 7 worldwide presently with a rating of 2775.
40th National Women Challengers Chess Championship-2013 there Monika sahu prove their worth in National Chess increase 30 ELO.also Gaytri katariya,Surbhi khothari,sandhya vashnav also done well.

शतरंज : स्टेट अंडर-11 में चैंपियन बने प्रभव6 August, 2013

अलेकाईन चेस एकेडमी, जोधपुर की मेजबानी में ऑल राजपूताना शतरंज संघ के तत्वावधान में हुई राज्य स्तरीय अंडर-11 शतरंज प्रतियोगिता में उदयपुर के प्रभव माहेश्वरी ने शानदार प्रदर्शन करते हुए बालक वर्ग में चैम्पियन बने। prabhav maheshwari माहेश्वरी ने 6.5 अंक बनाकर खिताब हासिल किया। दूसरी ओर उदयपुर के ध्रुव दक, राहुल शर्मा, दिव्यांशु बाबेल ने भी अच्छा प्रदर्शन किया और पांचवां, छठा व सातवां स्थान हासिल किया। वहीं बालिका वर्ग में दीशी जैन, निकिता बोयल, धवनी जैन, हेजल परमार ने प्रथम दस स्थानों में शामिल हुई।

Inter School Chess Championship 20138 July, 2013


State Junior B/G Chess Tournament25 June, 2013

चेस इन लेकसिटी व चेसमेन चेस एकेडमी की मेजबानी में ऑल राजपुताना शतरंज संघ के तत्वावधान में राज्य जूनियर ओपन बालक-बालिका शतरंज प्रतियोगिता रविवार को विश्वविद्यालय मार्ग स्थित द स्टेनवर्ड स्कूल में सम्पन्न हुई। समापन व पुरस्कार वितरण समारोह के मुख्य अतिथि पारसमल हिंगड़, तेज सिंह बाबेल, मोहम्मद आरिफ थे व अध्यक्षता डॉ. ओमप्रकाश साहू द्वारा की गई। अन्तिम दिन हुए रौचक व कड़े मुकाबले में सात चक्रों के बाद जूनियर बालक वर्ग में जोधपुर के पल्लव माहेश्वरी विजेता व उदयपुर के मुदित बाबेल उपविजेता रहे। इसी प्रकार बालिका वर्ग में उदयपुर की शुभानी कपूर व मोनिका साहू विजेता व उपविजेता रहे। दोंनो वर्गों में प्रथम चार स्थान पर रहे शातिरों को अतिथियों द्वारा नकद पुरस्कार व ट्रॉफी प्रदान की गई। शेष सभी शातिरों को स्मृति चिन्ह व प्रमाण पत्र प्रदान किये गये। मुख्य निर्णायक रिषी सालवी के अनुसार सात चक्र पश्चात् प्रथम दस स्थान पर रहे शातिर इस प्रकार हैं – जुनियर बालक वर्ग- पल्लव माहेश्वरी, मुदित बाबेल, अर्पित गुप्ता, चयन दूरेजा, अनिरूद्ध शर्मा, मन्थन चित्तोड़ा, दिव्यांशु बाबेल, ओजस शुक्ला, ध्रुव दक, गोकुल जी. पिल्लई क्रमशः प्रथम से दसवें स्थान पर रहे। जुनियर बालिका वर्ग में- शुभानी कपूर, मौनिका साहू, अर्पिता जैन, भव्या नारंग, मेघना शर्मा, हिरल छतवानी, पारूल पोरवाल, दिशा सिसोदिया, मानसी जैन, यति शर्मा, क्रमशः प्रथम से दसवें स्थान पर रहे।

2nd SURAT OPEN INTERNATIONAL FIDE RATED CHESS TOURNAMENT,Lakecity players won 4 Prize,5 more new fide rated player became21 June, 2013

2nd SURAT OPEN INTERNATIONAL FIDE RATED CHESS TOURNAMENT held at surat from 16-20 June 2013 our chess in lakecity players shine. prabhav maheshwari,suraj sahu,vibhav pamecha, dhurv dak, got prize in best unrated group. prabhav got 7th place dand 2000/- cash.suraj,vibhav,dhurv got in order 11th,12th,25th place and 1000/- cash each.also including above four players swayam bhargav (total 5 players) became a new international fide rated chess player of lakecity .now in lakecity total 50 International fide rated chess players.also Shudhakar, kamlesh chodhury,Pallav chodhury,bhavash pandiyar,meet Mehta,manas gupta,gautam katariya,arun katariya,dhurv chodhury ,performed well in this mega event.


The District Level Open Chess tournament concluded today, with Mudit Babel taking home the honors. Managin a stunning victory, he remained unbeaten with 9 points. Babel, a FIDE Rated player was contesting under the ‘Senior’ age group. in the last round Mudit Babel defeated Suraj Sahu, Arpita Jain and Manthan Chittora. Suraj Sahu of Mavli remained runner up with 7.5 points. Lists of winners ( First and Second) in different age groups are:Senior Category – Mudit Babel, Suraj Sahu,Under-19 – Arpita Jain, Yogesh Hinger,Under-17 – Manthan Chittora, Chandrajeet Singh Rajawat,Under-15 – Sawyam Bhargav, Chayan Dureja,Under 13 – Dhruv Dak, Bhavesh Sahu,Under-11 – Divyanshu Babel, Pallav Choudhary,Under-9 – Rahul Sharma, Austin George,Under-7 – Arun Kataria.The prize distribution was done by the Chief Guest Advocate Kailash Sahu, Local Corporator UMC, Rajendra Teli (FIDE Arbiter), Shobhit Kapoor and Satyaprakash Mundra. The Program was headed by Subhash Chandra Soni, Social Worker.

State Sub Junior chess Championship Over,Anurag Sharma and Shubhani Kapoor Champion31 May, 2013

Prize Winner with Guests…………………..

Inter District Chess: Pallav, Chayan and Mudit Champions20 May, 2013

The Inter District Under-11,15 and 19 Chess competition ended today with Pallav Choudhary, Mudit Babel and Chayan Dureja winning the Championship.75 players from various districts participated in the competition. the closing and prize distribution ceremony was conducted by Chief Guest, Tej Singh Babel.The top three players of each group are as follows:Under -11 Boys: Pallav Choudhary, Dhruv Dak and Divyanshu Babel,Under-11 Girls: Anisha Jain, Srishti Singhal and Akishita JainUnder-15 Boys: Chayan Dureja, Kapil Dadhich and Yugansh ShuklaUnder-15 Girls: Disha Sisodia, Minal gupta,Under-19 Boys: Mudit Babel, Chandrajeet Singh and Gokul.G. Pillai,Under-19 Girls: Arpita Jain, Monika Sahu and Aditi BhardwajThe winners of Under-15 will take part in the interstate chess competition, which is going to be held next week.

Udaipur’s Chess Masters shine at Jodhpur16, Apr, 2013

In the state level Chess tournament (under-13 age category) held at Jodhpur, players from Udaipur delivered an appreciable performance.In the tournament, Divyanshu Babel, Bhavesh Sahu, Dhruv Chaudhary and Devansh Chechani were able to secure positions in the first 10 places.

Mudit,Arpita,Shrish,Anakshi Champion 20 March ,2013

मुदित, अर्पिता, श्रीश व अनाक्षी चैम्पियन

युग, शुभानी, चंद्रजीत बने विजेता 20 March ,2013

युग, शुभानी, चंद्रजीत बने विजेता

Order against Competition Commission of India and Chess Association of India 20 March ,2013

Published on: January 23rd, 2013
To all office bearers and affiliated members We bring to the kind attention of our members that the AICF has been successful in getting interim orders against Chess Association of India and on Competition Commission of India. Order against Chess Association of India Sub :- High Court Order dated: 28th day of December, 2012 Hon’ble High court of Judicature at Madras – Hon’ble Mr.Justice.K.Venkataraman restrained Chess Association of India by an order of an interim injunction from using in its name or domain name of website / URL, the words “INDIA” or “INDIAN” and from conducting chess tournaments in the name and style of “National” Championships / tournaments. Order against Competition Commission of India Hon’ble High court of Judicature at Madras – Hon’ble Mr.Justice N.Paul Vasanthakumar AICF filed a petition praying to stay the order dated 09.02.2012 in Case No.79 of 2011 passed under section 26 (1) of the Competition Act 2002, by the 1st respondent ( Competition Commission of India ) and all further proceedings in case No.79 of 2011 on the file of the 1st respondent pending WP.No.34039 of 2012. Order : This petition coming on for orders upon perusing the petition and the affidavit filed in support thereof and upon hearing the arguments of Mr.P.S.Raman, Senior Counsel for M/s.Kochhar and Co., for the petitioner the Court made the following order : – Interim stay for eight weeks. Notice.


निर्णायक रिषी सालवी के अनुसार परिणाम इस प्रकार रहे -सीनियर वर्ग-हर्षित शर्मा, किशनलाल कीर, अतुल हिंगड़ अण्डर 19 वर्ग में— यश पुरोहित, विभव पामेचा, निखिल जैन, अण्डर 17 वर्ग में- चन्द्रजीत सिंह, योगेश हिंगड़, अखिल रांका अण्डर 15 वर्ग में-युगांश शुक्ला, कपिल गर्ग, गोकुल पिल्लेय अण्डर 13 वर्ग में-मंथन चितौड़ा, स्वयं भार्गव, आदित्य नेवाल, अण्डर 11 वर्ग में-अनिशा जैन, अनिरूद्ध जैन, आदित्य भारद्वाज, अण्डर 9 वर्ग में-प्रभव माहेश्वरी, पल्लव चौधरी, दैवांश चेचाणी अण्डर 7 वर्ग में-राहुल शर्मा, कृष्णा अग्रवाल, अरूण कटारिया क्रमश: अपने-अपने वर्गों में प्रथम, द्वितिय व तृतीय स्थान पर रहे। सभी विजेता खिलाड़ीयों को पुरस्कार व प्रमाण-पत्र व शेष खिलाड़ीयों को स्मृति चिन्ह व प्रमाण-पत्र दिये गये। नकद पुरस्कार विजेता खिलाड़ी – सीनियर वर्ग में -हर्षित शर्मा, किशनलाल कीर, यश पुरोहित, चन्द्रजीत सिंह, विभव पामेचा, अतुल हिंगड़, योगेश हिंगड़ व जूनियर वर्ग में – मंथन चित्तौड़ा, स्वयं भार्गव, अनिशा जैन, आदित्य नेवाल, शुभानी कपूर, नितिन राठी, ध्रुव चौधरी को क्रमश: 700, 600, 500, 400, 300, 200, 150 रुपए नकद प्रदान किये गये।

Chess Championship by Lions Club Concludes 22 November, 2012

A three-day district level Chess Championship, organized by Lions Club and Chess in Lake City, concluded today with the award giving ceremony. Chief Guest on the occasion was Lion R L Kunawat.Ridit Nimdiya in the junior category and Yash Purohit in the senior category secured the first place.Winners in each category, as declared by Arbitrator Rishi Salvi, are as follows –· Under 7 – Chinmay Shrimali· Under 9 – Pallav Chaudhary· Under 11 – Jalaj Jain· Under 13 – Ridit Nimdiya· Under 15 – Arpita Jain· Under 17 – Monika Sahu· Under 19 – Harshit Chandaliya· Senior Category – Yash Purohit.All the winners were awarded a certificate, cash prize and a trophy while all the other participants were given a participation certificate and a memento.LIONS CLUB UDAIPUR MAHARANA & CHESS IN LAKECITY ORGANIZING DIST. LEVEL CHESS TOURNAMENT at the stanvard school,university road,udaipur……

ChessinLakecity Kids prove their worth in National Chess 1 September, 2012

Udaipur kids put in their best in the National Chess Championship 2012 hosted by Ajmer Chess Association and organized by the Rajputana Chess Association from Sept. 2 to Sept.11.In the competition, Monika Sahu from Rajsthan Mahila Vidhyalaya defeated Rutuja Kapdekar, Tamanna Panwar, Indrajeet Kaur, Shubhani Kapoor and Hinduja Reddy.Shubhani Kapoor conquered Harshita Sharma, Mallika Hada, Indrajeet Kaur, Vaishali Jagtaap and Tamanna Panwar.Whereas, St. Anthony’s Vibhav Pamecha overcame Prithviraj P and Adityaraj Singh, the trio scored 5.5, 5.0, and 3.5 points respectively.

3 more FIDE rated players in Udaipur,Total 44 lakecity Rated Player 2 July, 2012

According to the new FIDE ranking list (July) released by the World Chess Federation, the names of Chayan Dureja, St.Anthony’s with a rating of 1476, Monika Sahu, RajasthanMahila Vidyalaya with a 1410 rating and Rishi Kumar Trivedi, Vice Principal, Kendriya Vidyalaya Zawar Mines with a rating of 1687, have been added to the list of FIDE rated players from Udaipur.The rating was achieved by the players on account of their performance at FIDE rated Chess Competition organized at Surat and Ajmer. Adding to the list of accomplishments by the city’s chess players, Rajendra Teli became the first chess player in Lakecity to be rated in all 3 types of the game, with 2016 FIDE rating, 2050 Rapid Rating and 2002 Blitz Rating. His performance at the National Rapid Chess Competition provided him with the achievement.This makes a total of 44 FIDE rated players from Udaipur . St. Anthony’s School has the highest number of 9 FIDE rated players in the district.FIDE, a French acronym for Fédération Internationale des Échecs (commonly known as World Chess Federation in English) is the governing body for International chess ratings and competitions. FIDE ratings, the higher the better, use Elo rating system developed by Arpad Elo.Russian Chessmaster also known for his popular match with a computer(Deep Blue) holds the record for highest ever FIDE ranking of 2851. India’s own Grandmaster (A player with a FIDE rating more than 2500), Viswanathan Anand is ranked 6 worldwide presently with a rating of 2780.

Rajendra Teli surprised Grandmaster Sri Ram Jha of Delhi27 April, 2012

Lions Club Metro Jaipur NationalRapid & Blitz Chess Championship 2012 was Inaugrated on 21 April 2012 at S K Chaudhary Educational Trust’s Shankra Group Of Institutions , Kukas, RIICOIndustrial Area, Jaipur . Ceremony was Inaugurated bySenior IAS Officer Mr Rajendra Bhanawat whenhe moved against Local Star Sonakshi Rathore.First Day Major Upset when Titled Players lost against lessor known Players. in first Round Rajendra Teli of Lakecity surprised Grandmaster Sri Ram Jha of Delhi.

FIDE Arbiters’ Seminar in Chennai, India-RESULTS 29 Feb, 2012

From 6 to 9 January 2012 a FIDE Arbiters’ Seminar was organized in Chennai, India, by the All India Chess Federation and under the auspices of FIDE. The Lecturers were IA Casto Abundo (PHI), Asian Chess Federation Deputy President and FIDE Lecturer, and IA Prof. R. Anatharam (IND).The lectures were in the English language.Fifty seven (57) people from various parts of India participated in the Seminar and in the examination test held after the lectures. RAJENDRA TELI OF LAKECITY succeeded in the test and he will be awarded a FA Norm, after the approval of the next FIDE Presidential Board.Rishi salvi miss with few Marks.


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