The World Rapid Women 2022 Bronze medalist,
Miss Savita Sri, Class XII of Velammal Vidyalaya Mel Ayanambakkam has earned her final WGM-norm at the Fagernes GM Open 2023 with a round to spare. The Chess International was held in Fagernes, Norway between 2nd and 9th March, 2023.
WGM Savita Shri’s spectacular performance furthermore en-routed her to become the 25th Woman Grandmaster of India with an ELO rating of 2411. This stupendous title was clinched just eight months later, after she secured her second WGM-norm and crossed 2300 at the Czech Open Pardubice in July 2022. The teenager earned her maiden WGM-norm when she won the Asian Junior Girls in December 2021.
Fagernes Chess International is an elite 9-round Swiss open over-the-board event that featured the best speed chess players in the world attracting the Masters and World champions from around the globe.
The School Management compliments Miss Savita Sri for her exemplary achievement and wishes her future laurels.