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Grandmaster Iniyan wins Silver in World University Online Chess
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.
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