The Chess competition was held at ISBF campus. The cash prizes included Rs 1000 for the winner and Rs 500 for the runner up. There were a total of 14 participants and the competition was intense. The tournament followed a knockouts pattern and each match was given a maximum of 25 minutes. Failing to win in the given time slot resulted in a disqualification. After the first 45 minutes of fierce matches, the semi finals took place for 30 minutes a game in which Dhruv Bagla and Aadit Jain proceeded to the finals round. Dhruv won the tournament and Aadit came in second.