NODWIN Gaming, South Asia’s main esports enterprise, Samay Raina, 1 of the world’s best chess streamers and ChessBase India, India’s largest chess media firm are partnering to start a new and remarkable on line chess league called the Chess Tremendous League (CSL).
The initial year of the Chess Super League will operate concerning 8-11 pm from 11th to 17th October 2021 that includes 6 major Grandmasters across the world between Guys and Women – 6 best adult men and ladies players from India and 6 best Indian junior boys and girls. The 6 groups of 6 players each individual will give viewers the uncommon prospect to see players occur jointly to fight for a prize pool of a whopping INR 40 Lakhs.
The teams will be spearheaded by franchise owners who will aid and stand for their squad by the Chess Tremendous League. The franchise proprietors of the debut version include things like the likes of Tanmay Bhat, Raftaar (Kalamkaar), Zakir Khan, MortaL (S8ul), Biswa Kalyan Rath and Shreyas Srinivasan (CEO, PayTM Insider). These franchise owners will act as ambassadors and will be the torch bearers for their teams for the entirety of the league.
This league will see Grandmasters like Ding Liren, Hikaru Nakamura, Anish Giri, Teimour Radjabov, Hou Yifan (the strongest female participant in the entire world), Muzychuk sisters, Nana Dzagnidze, Alexandra Kosteniuk, Vidit Gujrathi, Sasikiran Krishnan, Koneru Humpy, Dronavalli Harika, Tania Sachdev and younger grandmasters like Gukesh, Raunak Sadhwani, Savitha Shri and many others.
The league will be broadcast on Samay’s YouTube channel, and will feature Sagar Shah (CEO, ChessBase India) and Samay as the hosts and commentators. Sagar and Samay began streaming chess alongside one another in early 2020. Their very entertaining still very insightful streams have garnered about 650 million views until date as the one of a kind chemistry they share generates chess articles that can be recognized and appreciated by amateurs and experts alike.
“I have liked streaming chess with Sagar and have been incredibly fortunate to have some of the ideal players in the earth participate in chess on my channel and the finest admirers in the planet seeing us have enjoyable 7 days following 7 days. The rational subsequent action is to launch a league that will element some of the best talent from India and close to the environment and I can not be happier than to be equipped to do it now. Supporters will appreciate the aggressive depth of what we have prepared and as often will appreciate the thrill of viewing high quality chess with us,” stated Samay Raina.
“Indian chess is on the increase and specialists all throughout the globe have dubbed India as the following powerhouse in the globe of chess. We have quite a few potent gamers, we have numerous youthful talents. This on-line league will give more publicity and chance to Indian players, in particular the youngsters. Right considering the fact that its inception, ChessBase India has tried its most effective to power chess in India and this on line league is a action in the appropriate direction.” explained Sagar Shah, Founder, Chessbase India.
“Chess Super League is the initial assets that we are announcing soon after the acquisition of the gaming enterprise of OML and is a testimony to the actuality that gaming, eSports and comedy have major synergies and shall come collectively in a major way. It is a sampling of a lot of these collaborations involving the diverse varieties of gaming entertainment that the environment will see.” stated Akshat Rathee, Handling Director, NODWIN Gaming.