Kanpur: Uttar Pradesh Chess and Sports Association will conduct the state-level under-15 boys and girls selection trial championship at KDMA World School at Avas Vikas Kalyanpur Kanpur on July 9 and 10.
According to AK Raizada, secretary of the association, the players who have been born on January 1, 2007 or after it, will be eligible to appear in the championship. Entry is free but players must have AICF registration for the year 2022-23.
Vinay Anand, treasurer, UP Association said the top three boys and girls would get an opportunity to witness the chess Olympiad to be held in Chennai from July 28. Moreover, the first 25 players in the boys & girls’ group will be awarded trophies.
According to Dilip Srivastava, secretary, Kanpur Chess Association, each player had to wear his/her school dress and carry their I-cards with them. For entry they can download the form from Google.