Rotary Honors Chess Olympiad Directors and Medallists

The glimmering event was held at Rainfall Tree Hotel, Teynampet, Chennai on Saturday, October 8, 2022. The Rotating Club of Chennai Velachery along with chess players and also moms and dads recognized tournament supervisor Bharat Singh Chauhan for his superb company of the 44th Olympiad Chess Champion held recently at Mamallapuram.

Homage to the heroes of Indian chess

Bharat Singh uses several hats in chess management, besides being a global coordinator. He arranged the 44th Chess Olympiad in which more than 180 nations participated with terrific success. He was recently chosen as the very first Head of state of the FIDE Advisory Board and also is additionally the Vice President of the Asian Chess Federation.

Bharat Singh Chouhan has been arranging the Delhi International Open for 20 years now. With over 3,000 players, the Delhi Open is among the biggest open events on the planet.

Technology giant Microsense, a leader in supporting chess in India, recognized dozens of players who accomplished various milestones at the occasion.

Heroes of the Olympiad honored

Bharat Singh Chauhan (tournament supervisor), GM Adhiban Baskaran (player), GM R B Ramesh (coach), GM Shyam Sundar (coach), GM Arjun Kalyan (seconds), GM Praggnanandhaa (player) and also IM Vaishali (Mr. Ramesh Babu, daddy of Praggnanandhaa as well as Vaishali, approved the honor in behalf of his kids that completed in Norway.

Oriental U-8 champion Pooja Shree, IM L R Srihari, World U-14 champion Ilamparithi, GM Adhiban Baskaran, GM Shyam Sundar, GM Arjun Kalyan, WIM Savitha Shri, WIM Rakshitta Ravi. WGM Varshini, WFM Rindhiya V, GM Aravindh Chithambaram.

The stars honored from Tamil Nadu were L.R. Srihari that won the International Master title, R. Ilamparthi that won the World Under 14 Chess Champion, Rakshitta Ravi who won the National Junior Chess Champion, V. Rindhiya that won the West Asian Young People Chess Championship, National Junior Champ, M Pranesh, Savitha Shri, that lately damaged the Elo 2400 score, and also Pooja Shree, who won the Under 8 Eastern Gold Medal.

Speaking on the event, chess patron S. Kailasanathan, president of Microsense, said he would certainly remain to support the advancement of chess in India and support new ability. Thanks to his continual sponsorship, greater than a dozen chess players have ended up being grandmasters. Especially, his training camps with Vlamil Kramnik as well as Boris Gelfand have assisted Indian talents maximize their potential.

It was a complete teamwork

When we determined to go ahead with the Chess Olympiad, the government sponsorship was not yet in position. But thanks to the Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu, this was enabled. Along with financial support, the federal government supplied us with several priests, a lots IAS policemans, dozens of cops and also health team. The central government has offered us with three preachers considering that the start and made certain that the Olympiad was one of the most successful one in the history of chess. We are currently all set to host 10 such Olympiads. Bharat Singh Chouhan claimed.