Velammal’s Savitha becomes WIM

Savitha Shri B, Std X,  Velammal Vidyalaya Mel Aynambakkam has become the latest  Woman International Master (WIM) by winning the 3rd WIM Norm in the Belgrade Spring Chess Festival 2021 held in Serbia recently. She is just 13 years old.

WIM title is the second most difficult title in chess.  Savitha made it by completing all the three title norms and also touching the requisite FIDE   rating of 2200 points by defeating her opponent Djokic Nenad with a score of 5.5 out of 9.

The School Management congratulates her for her brilliant achievement and wishes her a very successful chess career in the years to come.

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