The fourth and the final leg of the $100.000 MPL Indian Chess Tour takes place from 30 September – 3 October online. 16 players compete in the all-play-all tournament for a qualification spot on the Meltwater Champions Chess Tour. Time control is 15 minutes + 10 second increment starting from move one. The winners and the top 4 by Tour standings, qualify for an 8-player knockout final.
Narayanan S.L., Sethuraman, Murali Karthikeyan, Abhimanyu Puranik, and Adhiban B. are the top seeds of the tournament. Starting list of players can be found below
|3||Ganguly, Surya Shekhar||2589|
|8||Bharath Subramaniyam H||2495|
|10||Mendonca, Leon Luke||2558|
|15||Mohammad Nubairshah Shaikh||2461|