World University Online Chess

World University Online Chess

Grandmaster Iniyan wins Silver in World University Online Chess

World University Online Chess
P Iniyan ( Photo credit : @Instagram )
Two minute reads :
  • The 1st FIDE World University Online Chess saw India’s Grandmaster P Iniyan wins Silver in the open section.
  • He scored 8.5 points from 10 games to top his group and qualify for the final stage of the event.
  • The event was concluded on 18 March 2021.
  • The event saw 960 student players from 84 countries participating in this prestigious event.
  • The championships organized by the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley.
  • Armenian Haik Martirosyan won gold while Russian Mikhail Antipov bagged bronze.
  • The women’s section of the tournament was won by Armenia’s Anna Sargsyan.

FIDE basic points :

  • FIDE is international organization besed in Switzerland that connects the various national chess federations and acts as the government body of international chess competition.
  • Motto : Gens una Sumus
  • Formation : 20 July, 1946
  • Headquarters : Switzerland
  • President : Arkady Dvorkovich

About P. Inyan

  • Paneerselvam Inyan born on 13 September 2002 is an Indian chess professional player.
  • He is 61st player to be awarded the title of Grandmaster by FIDE.
World University Online Chess
P Iniyan ( Photo credit : @Instagram )
Reference : http://aicf.in/grandmaster-iniyan-wins-silver-medal-in-1st-world-university-online-blitz-chess-championship/

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