Odisha Sun Times Sports Bureau
Bhubaneswar, May 22 :
The 6th KIIT International Chess Festival-2014, organized by the All Odisha Chess Association (AOCA), would begin at KIIT International School here from Friday.
The event this year, to be played in three different categories, would be the biggest with a record prize money of Rs 19 lakh.
A total of 65 foreign players from 19 countries have confirmed their participation in this event so far, sources in the AOCA said.
The 9-day event would conclude on May 31.