FIDE confirms GM title to Sriram Jha
Jan 11, 2010, 3:19 AM 2,632 Reads 1 Comment
The International Chess Federation (FIDE) has confirmed Grand Master title to Sriram Jha of India. Sriram was chosen for the GM based on his Elo rating of 2,511.
A press release by All India Chess Federation press release on Saturday said that, FIDE had also confirmed four International Master titles to Rahul Sangma (Delhi), Swapnil Dhopade (Amaravati), Debashis Das (Cutack) and Sahaj Grover (Delhi) as the four have crossed the 2,400 rating mark.
India now has 21 Grand Masters and 65 International Masters.