2 - 6TH FEBRUARY
The following teams have qualified to play the selection trials for India Open Team.
FORMIDABLES: (seeded to Final)
Kiran Nadar, Rajeshwar Tewari, Jaggy Shivdasani, Sunit Chokshi, Keyzad Anklesaria, Bachiraju Satyanarayana
DHAMPUR SUGAR MILLS:
Ashok Kumar Goel, K.R.Venkataraman, P. Sridharan, S. Sundarram, Sumit Mukherjee, D.Majumder
PODDAR HOUSING LTD.:
Dipak Poddar, Milind Athavale, Jitendra Solani, Anal Shah, Aloke Sadhu, Sukamal Das
Hemant Jalan, Ashish Malhotra, Kautsabh Nandi, Samir Basak , Sandeep Thakral , Vivek Bhand
Daya Dhaon, A.K. Sinha, Anirudh Bhattacharya, Deepak Santra, Rana Roy, Amarnath Banerjee
1st session will start at 10 am , 2nd session will start at 2 pm and 3rd session will start at 5 pm on each day except for the final day.
There will not be more than 3 segments of 16 boards per day.
Formidables team have reserved the right to qualify for the Final of the Open segment on account of their win in the Tolani Summer National Gold Trophy and Ruia Gold Trophy.
All Other teams will be seeded on the basis of their Master Point strength available with BFI records as on 31st December 2016.
2nd February 2017 Quarter Final: 3 segments of 16 boards each
3rd February 2017 Quarter final/Semi final
Morning : quarter final 4th segment of 16 boards
Afternoon and evening : Semi final 2 segments of 16 boards each
4th February 2017 Semi final : 3 segments of 16 boards each
5th February 2017 (Finale) : 3 segments of 16 boards
6th February 2017 (Finale) : 3 segments of 16 boards