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Cyrus Pereira

July 16, 2017

In the Boys Under 11 section, Cyrus Pereira created history by becoming the first Goan boy to win a medal at the International level. Cyrus finished with 6.5 out of a possible 8 points and […]

Ivana Furtado

March 2, 2017

Ivana Maria Furtado (born March 16, 1999) is a chess prodigy from Goa, India. She won the Under-8 World Youth Chess Championship twice in a row in 2006 and 2007, and won second place in […]

Bhakti Kulkarni

March 2, 2017

Bhakti Kulkarni became Goa’s first Woman Grandmaster (WGM) after the World Chess Federation officially cleared her title at 83rd FIDE Congress in Istanbul. Bhakti secured three norms, necessary to qualify for the coveted title, through […]