Chess player Anuj selected for FIDE World Youth C’ship

Source: The Hitavada      Date: 08 Sep 2017 11:04:30


Staff Reporter,

Chess player Anuj Shrivatri from Bhopal has been selected for FIDE World Youth Championship under 14, 16 and 18 at Montevideo, Uruguay. The championship is being organised from September 16-26. Anuj Shrivatri from Bhopal will participate at World Youth Championship under 13 category. He met Sports and Youth Welfare Director Upendra Jain. On his selection, Director Sports and Youth Welfare Upendra Jain congratulated the young chess player and extended his best wishes.

Recently, at national chess competition he secured third position in under 13 category and on this basis he was selected for the international chess championship. The 30th National under 13 boys and girls chess championship was organised at Gujarat.