CHESS FEDERATION OF SRI LANKA

TOURNAMENT CALENDAR 2008/09

 

Month

Tournament

Dates

November 08

National Youth Rapid Championship

(Qualifying)

 

 

6th (Colombo)

7th (Kalutara)

15th (Gampaha)

16th (Kurunegala)

 

December 08

Asian Schools Championship

 

IM Norm Tournament (Not confirmed)

 

Novices (Qualifying)

 

 

 

Inter Club B Qualifying

 

National Youth Rapid (Final)

8th- 15th

 

8th- 15th

 

5th, 6th, 7th (Colombo, Kurunegala)

 

12th, 13th, 14th (Galle, Kandy)

 

26th, 27th, 28th (Galle, Kandy)

 

Dec. 17th

January 09

Inter Club B Qualifying

 

International Rated Tournament

(Royal College)

Inter Club Final

 

Novices Final

2nd, 3rd, 4th (Colombo, Kurunegala)

 

9th-15th

 

20th-22nd

 

30th, 31st (Jan), 1st, 2nd (Feb)

February 09

Colombo Chess Festival (Passed Pawn CC)

 

National Youth Qualifying (Badulla, Kalutara)

National Youth Qualifying (Kandy, Kurunegala, Anuradhapura, Nuwara Eliya)

 

National Youth Qualifying (Matara, Colombo)

 

7th 11th

 

13th-15th

 

 

20th -22nd

 

27th, 28th (Feb), 1st (Mar)

 

March 09

 

 

 

Sri Lanka Open Championship

 

National Youth Qualifying (Jaffna, Eastern Province)

 

National Youth Qualifying (Gampaha, Ratnapura, Galle, Polonnaruwa)

7th-11th

 

 

13th-15th

 

 

 

20th- 22nd

April 09

Asian Universities Championship

 

National Youth Finals

 

National Major Championship (Zonal)

3rd- 10th

 

8th-11th

 

23rd 26th

May 09

National B Championship (Zonal)

9th-11th and 15th-17th

June 09

National A Championship

5th-8th, and 12th- 14th

August 09

Mora Kings Rating Tournament

University of Moratuwa

2nd Sri Lanka IM Tournament

4th-10th

 

11th - 17th

Information forward by Luxman Wijesuriya, Hony. Secretary, Chess Federation of Sri Lanka