Checkmate COVID – Celebrity Edition
Chess.com India is launching its most exciting event yet, and you are invited! This edition of Checkmate COVID will feature top Indian celebrities facing off against 5-Time World Champion Viswanathan Anand, celebrities at a go in half hour simul games. As we engage the chess community through this exciting event, we also ask each of you to donate towards a worthy cause that is close to our hearts – feeding hungry communities across India. With every milestone donation we hit, we’ll reveal the next on our celebrity lineup!
|EVENT FLOW 5.00 PM – 8.00 PM|
|Vishy Anand plays simultaneous chess with celebs, hosts commentate.|
|Chat with Participants|
|Vishy Anand plays simultaneous chess with next batch of celebs, hosts commentate|
Date: June 13, 2021
Time: 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Held in association with The Akshaya Patra Foundation all proceeds of this event will go towards serving individuals and families who are at-risk of hunger through this devastating second wave of the pandemic.