VELAMMAL'S GUKESH GETS WILD CARD FOR FIDE WORLD CUP 2021
Grandmaster D Gukesh, Std X, Velammal Vidyalaya, Mel Aynambakkam has received the FIDE President's Wild card for the World Cup 2021 in Sochi, Russia scheduled to be held between 10th July, 2021 and 6th August, 2021.
Gukesh, who would be the youngest participant in the tournament is excited to make his debut in the World Cup Chess -2021 which is over-the-board chess since the onset of Covid.
He is worthy of being the first among the four wild card nominees following several splendid achievements to his credit.
The tournament will witness the participation of best players in the world including World Champion Magnus Carlsen.
The School Management congratulates Gukesh and wishes him success in his future endeavours.