MCL 2015 – Interesting Statistics

A clear indication of the popularity of the league is the number of Grandmasters, International Masters, Woman Grandmasters and International Woman Masters who will be participating in the league. This year, the number of titled Indian players who will be participating promises to be one of the best number in terms of any other tournament conducted in the country.


Category Players
Grandmasters 11
International Masters 10
Woman Grandmasters 5
Woman International Masters 2
Players above 2600 3
Players above 2500 8
Prominent Newcomers
GM Koneru Humpy
GM Vaibhav Suri
GM Aravindh Chidambaram
Grandmasters Team Rating
Vidit Gujarathi Jalgaon Battlers 2643
Adhiban Jalgaon Battlers 2627
Sethuraman Pune TruMasters 2623
Abhijeet Gupta Ahmednagar Checkers 2605
Koneru Humpy Mumbai Movers 2589
Lalith Babu Thane Combatants 2563
Vaibhav Suri Mumbai Movers 2551
Aravindh Chitambaram Thane Combatants 2504
M. Shyamsundar Ahmednagar Checkers 2496
Venkatesh Pune Attackers 2484
Abhijit Kunte Pune TruMasters 2483