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Raahil Makes DAIS Proud


Raahil Mullick of Class 6 B won the Gold Medal in the Under 12 Chess tournament organized by the Mumbai Schools Sports Association.


Freeyah Golia 4B

Freeyah Golia of Class 4B participated in the Mumbai City District Amateur selection Chess tournament 2018 and she came 1st in the Under 1700 rating Girls category. She has been selected for the Maharashtra State Amateur FIDE rating tournament.


Dev Wins the National Gold!

Dev Shah of Class 6 B won GOLD Medal in the most coveted Under 11 National Chess Championship, which concluded in Karaikudi, Tamil Nadu .


Out of 246 participants from all over India, Dev remained unbeaten with 7 wins and 4 draws, scoring 9/11 points to win the GOLD in this Championship.



It was a herculean task and nerve wrecking championship where every participant was the state Champion representing his own state, aiming to clinch the title. Dev now officially represents INDIA as a part of Team INDIA to The World Youth and Asian Youth Chess Championships, in the Under 12 category.


Proud of you Dev! May your dream to become an International Master and Grand Master in 2 years be fulfilled.




Rounaiv gets into the Top League

Rounaiv Rana of Class 2 B played some FIDE tournaments across the country and he is now amongst the top 10 strongest players in the country, in the U-8 category, with a live ELO rating of 1329, as published by FIDE for August 2018. After an exceptional performance at the LBHM Pune tournament in May 2018, where he won 1st Place, with a Cash Prize of 3000/-, he went on to play some brilliant chess at the Mayors Cup (B & C Category) where he gained 220+ points and won 1st Place, with a Cash Prize of 15000/-. Later at the SBI Open Tournament held in June 2018, he continued bagged the 1st Prize trophy, in U-8 and gained 60 more points. At the Commonwealth Chess Championship in Delhi, he further gained 70 points, displaying a good performance.


Dev Shah

Dev Shah of Class 6 B participated in Chess tournaments in Italy, at Forni Di Sopra and Ortisei.


Dev was seeded 36 th and he scored 4.5 points out of 9 points, with a single loss against an International Master, to make a huge leap of 99 points. Dev was awarded GOLD in the Under 16 category.


In the Ortisei Open tournament he was judged the best player in the Under 18 category.


Well done and good luck Dev!

Rounaiv Rana

Rounaiv Rana of Class 1 B won a silver in the U-8 category at the Satish Sabnis Foundation Rapid Chess Tournament held on 11 March 2018 at Shivaji Park Mumbai. The one day rapid tournament had around 300 participants and a strong list of top players from Mumbai, making it competitive and enriching.

Freeyah Golia

Freeyah Golia of Class 3 B participated in the 5th Satish Sabnis Rapid Open Chess Championship held at Shivaji Park Gymkhana. She secured the 1st position in the Girls U-10 category and won a cash prize of Rs 2000.

Dev Shah - A Glorious Performance

Dev Shah of Class 5 B participated in the prestigious Sitges Open Masters tournament with top seed Grand Master from Russia with ELO rating of 2674.


He performed very well with a decent score of 3.5/9 and increased a fantastic 81 points with his current rating now being 1977.


Dev also participated in the Hastings Masters Open tournament with top seed Indian Grandmaster with ELO rating of 2586.


Dev performed very well with 4.5/9 and again increased his ELO rating by 74 points, which now makes him top in India and amongst top 3 in Asia, with a rating of 2051.


Dev played a Fide rated Blitz tournament where he got 3 prizes for his performance .