Telangana’s Rahul Srivatshav P has been named India’s 74th Grandmaster.
During the 9th Cattolica Chess Festival 2022 in Italy! Rahul Srivatshav P of Telangana became India’s 74th Grandmaster, breaking the 2500 (Elo points) barrier in live FIDE ratings. and After drawing his 8th round game against Grandmaster Levan Pantsulaia at the Cattolica event, the 19-year-old player hit the 2500 Elo live rating mark.
so, His Elo rating is at 2468.
When Srivatshav crossed the rating threshold of 2500 on Friday, he had already earned five GM standards and the title.
But a player must achieve three GM norms and a live rating of 2500 Elo points to become a GM.
Because of that India is one step closer to achieving its goal of 100 Grandmasters Meet our newest member of the top club, Telangana’s Rahul Srivatshav, India’s 74th Grandmaster, who is 19 years old. Congratulations on your achievement from Betfair exchange India
Sanjay Kapoor which is president of the All India Chess Federation, tweeted on Saturday, “to Rahul, his coach, and his family!”
In January, Bharath Subramaniyam was elected as the country’s 73rd General Manager. and the renowned Viswanathan Anand is India’s first General Manager, having been appointed in 1988.