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Chess prodigyVPranav becomes India’s 75th Grandmasterby winning a tournament in Romania

Chess prodigyV Pranav becomes India’s 75th Grandmasterby winning a event in Romania 



Chess sensation V Pranav becomes India’s 75th Grandmaster Chess sensation V Pranav on Sunday bagged the title of Grand Master by winning Limpedea Open in Baia Mare, Romania. 16- time-old came India’s 75th Grand Master and 27th from Tamil Nadu. Check Complete Details Then. 


Chess sensation V Pranav becomes India’s 75th Grandmaster Chess sensation V Pranav on Sunday came India’s 75th Grand Master by winning Limpedea Open in Baia Mare, Romania. The 16 time old Pranav secured his 3rd and final norm to come Grandmaster by winning the Limpedea Open in Baia Mare, Romania. Pranav finished the Romanian event with 7 points out of 9 to meet the GM norm conditions. 


Previous to Romania, Pranav had attained his demoiselle GM norm at the age of 15 by winning Serbia Open in 2021, while the alternate GM norm came from Vezerkepzo GM round- robin competition in Budapest, Hungary in June 2022. Speaking to news agency PTI from Baia Mare, Pranav said that" It's a great feeling( to be a Grandmaster). It'll boost my confidence to ameliorate further and reach the top position," 

 


Pranav is a pupil of Velammal academy grounded in Chennai and has been a three- time State Champion. In addition to this, he has also won a Citation order at the World Rapid Event 2021. 


V Pranav becomes 27th Grandmaster from Tamil Nadu 


With his palm in Romania, V Pranav came the 27th Grandmaster from Tamil Nadu. With his rearmost achievement, Pranav now joins the league of fabulous Chess players from the state including Viswanathan Anand and teen sensations D Gukesh and R Praggnanandhaa among others. Tamil Nadu is nearly followed by Maharashtra with 10 Grandmasters and West Bengal with 9. 

 

Chess Grandmasters from India-State-wise List 

Name

State

M. R. Lalith Babu

Andhra Pradesh

Harika Dronavalli

Andhra Pradesh

PentalaHarikrishna

Andhra Pradesh

Koneru Humpy

Andhra Pradesh

Karthik Venkataraman

Andhra Pradesh

Aryan Chopra

Delhi

Sahaj Grover

Delhi

Abhijeet Gupta

Delhi

Prithu Gupta

Delhi

Sriram Jha

Delhi

Parimarjan Negi

Delhi

Vaibhav Suri

Delhi

Leon Luke Mendonca

Goa

Anurag Mhamal

Goa

TejasBakre

Gujarat

Ankit Rajpara

Gujarat

Himanshu Sharma

Haryana

Stany G.A.

Karnataka

Girish A. Koushik

Karnataka

M. S. Thejkumar

Karnataka

Geetha Narayanan Gopal

Kerala

S. L. Narayanan

Kerala

Nihal Sarin

Kerala

Swapnil Dhopade

Maharashtra

ShardulGagare

Maharashtra

ViditGujrathi

Maharashtra

Akshayraj Kore

Maharashtra

Abhijit Kunte

Maharashtra

Abhimanyu Puranik

Maharashtra

RaunakSadhwani

Maharashtra

Praveen Thipsay

Maharashtra

Sankalp Gupta

Maharashtra

Harshit Raja

Maharashtra

Debashis Das

Odisha

Swayams Mishra

Odisha

Baskaran Adhiban

Tamil Nadu

G. Akash

Tamil Nadu

Viswanathan Anand

Tamil Nadu

Chithambaram Aravindh

Tamil Nadu

J. Deepan Chakkravarthy

Tamil Nadu

Gukesh D

Tamil Nadu

P. Iniyan

Tamil Nadu

Ashwin Jayaram

Tamil Nadu

PriyadharshanKannappan

Tamil Nadu

P. Karthikeyan

Tamil Nadu

Sundararajan Kidambi

Tamil Nadu

R. R. Laxman

Tamil Nadu

Karthikeyan Murali

Tamil Nadu

Srinath Narayanan

Tamil Nadu

Magesh Chandran Panchanathan

Tamil Nadu

RameshbabuPraggnanandhaa

Tamil Nadu

Subramanian Arun Prasad

Tamil Nadu

V. Vishnu Prasanna

Tamil Nadu

Ramachandran Ramesh

Tamil Nadu

Krishnan Sasikiran

Tamil Nadu

S. P. Sethuraman

Tamil Nadu

M. Shyam Sundar

Tamil Nadu

M. R. Venkatesh

Tamil Nadu

N. R. Visakh

Tamil Nadu

Arjun Kalyan

Tamil Nadu

Bharath Subramaniyam

Tamil Nadu

Harsha Bharathakoti

Telangana

Arjun Erigaisi

Telangana

Raja Rithvik R.

Telangana

Rahul Srivatshav

Telangana

Dibyendu Barua

West Bengal

Sandipan Chanda

West Bengal

Saptarshi Roy Chowdhury

West Bengal

Neelotpal Das

West Bengal

Surya Shekhar Ganguly

West Bengal

Diptayan Ghosh

West Bengal

Saptarshi Roy

West Bengal

Deep Sengupta

West Bengal

Mitrabha Guha

West Bengal