Shahil wins Silver medal at Under 12 Rapid Chess Tournament at Malaysia
Assam Chess Prodigy Shahil Dey secured the silver medal in the Under 12 Rapid category of the 15th Malaysian International Chess Festival 2018 at Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia today. Shahil scored 5.5 points out of 6 rounds and finished joint first. However he had to settle for the silver medal on the basis of tie break score.
Shahil along with Dhrupad Kashyap and Nandan Buragohain of Assam Chess Club are also participating in the Open Category of the 15th Malaysian International Chess Festival that is underway at Kuala Lumpur from 20th to 26th August 2018.