Port Blair, May 19: The LBHM 8th All India Open Fide Rating Below 1600 Chess Tournament 2023 has begun today in Pune, Maharashtra. The tournament will be held for three days from 19th May to 21st May 2023 in classical format over 9 Rounds.

More than 500 chess players across India are participating in the event in which V Yashwant, a young chess player & a student of Govt. Model Sr. Sec. School, Port Blair is taking part.