INDIAN SCHOOL IBRI HOSTS OMAN CBSE CLUSTER CHESS TOURNAMENT-2019

The CBSE Oman Cluster Chess Tournament was hosted by Indian School, Ibri on the 8th of October 2019. Nearly 300 students from 13 different schools in Oman including 28 students from the host school had participated in Under 11, Under 14, Under 17 and Under 19 Categories. To begin all the participants assembled in the school auditorium along with their coaches & Mr. Biju Dasan (Indian School Ibri), the Arbitrator, Principal, Mr. V.S. Suresh, extended a warm welcome to all the participants of the CBSE Oman Cluster Chess Tournament. During his speech, he spoke on the significance of the chess game and praised all the participants for their efforts they had put into the game. Further, he encouraged the students by honouring them as the future grand masters and declared the CBSE Oman Cluster Chess tournament opened. Mstr. Gowri Shankar (Sports Captain – Boy) proposed vote of thanks for the session.

According to the itinerary the games commenced for boys and girls teams under 11, under 14, under 17 and under 19 categories. For boys under 11 category, Indian School Muscat won the first prize; Indian School Al Ghubra and Indian school Salalah won the second and third prizes respectively. For girls Under 11 category Indian School Muscat, Indian School Al-Ghubra and Indian School Buraimi bagged the first, second and third positions respectively.

For boys under 14 category Indian School Al-Ghubra secured the first prize, Indian School Muscat and Indian School Salalah won the second and third prizes respectively. For girls under 14 category Al-Ghubra secured the first position, Indian school Muscat and Indian School Wadi-Kabir secured the second and third positions respectively.

For boys under 17 category Indian School Wadikabir bagged the first position, Indian School Muscat and Indian School Al Seeb won the second and third positions respectively. For girls under 17 category Indian School Wadi Kabir secured the first place, Indian School Muscat and Indian School Sohar secured the second and third positions respectively.

For boys under 19 category Indian School Al-Ghubra won the first position, Indian School Muscat and Indian School Darsait won the second and third positions respectively. For girls under 19 category Indian School Muladha won the first place, Indian school Wadi-Kabir and Indian School Sohar won the second and third places respectively.