Punjab gets a new World Champion!!
Arvinder Preet Singh of (Ludhiana,Punjab) India won the World Amateur title below the rating of 2300.
Arvinder Preet started off as the 26th seed with a rating of 2084. He lost the second round and with 1.0/2 things didn’t look so great. But the player from Railways, fought back and with blistering bit of performance scored 6.0/7 and finished first with a score of 7.0/9. He performed at a rating of 2398 and gained 73 Elo in the process. He beat four players above the rating of 2200.
CongratulationsArvinder Preet Singh, this was truly a phenomenal performance.