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An Eventful Month

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The months of December end and January were filled with different kinds of activities for me. Firstly, students learning under project checkmate were selected to participate in the National B chess championship for the blind after their fantastic performance in the North Zone. They also won medals at the National Schools and the Eminent Chess Festival. Students also participated in the 14th edition of the Modern School Vasant Vihar Inter-school Chess Tournament.

I participated in three back to back events. My first stop was in Mumbai for the Mumbai International Chess Tournament. It was the second time that I was participating in this world class event. I got a chance to play against strong opponents and I also played against the World's youngest Fide Master.
The next event that I participated in was the 15th edition of the Delhi International Grandmasters Chess Tournament. There were more than a 1000 players competing in this huge prize money event. I was proud with my performan…