Hyderabad, May 24 (UNI) The two-day Andhra Pradesh state Junior Open Chess Tournament will be held here from May 30.
The tournament, organised by State Bank of Hyderabad, will have a total prize money of Rs 21,999 for various age categories, SBH's Chief General Manager P K Panda said today in a statement.
Mr Panda said several chess players was given laptops by the bank in the past. ''We will continue our support to Chess,'' he added.
The winner will take home a purse of Rs 4,000 and a SBH trophy, while the runner-up, the third and the fourth place winners will get Rs 3,000 , Rs 2000 and Rs 1,400 in that order. The cash prize for the fifth place will be Rs 1,000 while Rs 800 each would be given to those winning the sixth, seventh and eighth places.
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