Inter-school Competition

Chessmate – the Inter-school Chess Championship under the aegis of M.P. Birla Smarak Kosh was held on Friday, August 12, 2022 and Saturday, August 13, 2022 in the School Library. The Championship was played in seven rounds under the Federation International De Echess (FIDE) rules in accordance with the Swiss League. 134 students took part in the Championship among which 49 were fide rated players. A total of 35 teams participated in the event. On Saturday, August 13, 2022, prizes were handed over to the winners by Grandmaster Mitrabha Guha, who was the Chief Guest at the programme. Mitrabha passed Class XII from South Point High School in 2019. The result of the Championship is as follows:-

In the Boys’ Open Category:

South Point High School                                  :         Champion

Aditya Academy Senior Secondary School  :         First Runner-up  H

Delhi Public School (Ruby Park)                    :         Second Runner-up

The Board Trophies were awarded to:

First Board            :   Aniruddh Chatterjee          Delhi Public School (Ruby Park)

Second Board       :   Soham Bhattacharyya      La-Martiniere for Boys

Third Board           :   Soham Dey                        Aditya Academy Sr. Secondary School

Fourth Board         :   Ishan Das                           Mitra Institution, Bhowanipur

 In the Girls’ Category:

Lakshmipat Singhania Academy            :         Champion

Shri Shikshayatan School                       :         First Runner-up

Gokhale Memorial Girls School            :         Second Runner-up 

The Board Trophies were awarded to:

 First Board              :  Ayushi Roy           Gokhale Memorial Girls SchoolHHi

Second Board         :  Sara Basu            The Heritage School

Third Board             :  Juli Parekh           Lakshmipat Singhania AcademyHHi

Fourth Board           :  Sayona Dutta       Shri Shikshayatan School