Kanwar Raj Singh Sodhi of Class X E from K.R. Managalam World School, Greater Kailash-II, is a young 15-year-old prodigious talent in the field of Chess. He has attained the title of AIM before his name (Arena International Master).
Besides several other achievements, his best onesare:
Leading the U17 CBSE Team
Leading the U10 Delhi State Team
Winning the title of AIM
Now during the times of the COVID pandemic, regular chess tournaments can no longer take place.
This has not stopped Kanwar as he has started playing online chess and has won several cash prizes as well. He has secured a place in the top 300 rank in the world in the Ultra bullet format which is the fastest chess format possible.
He plays for different teams and clubs online and has won a lot of prizes.
On November 28, 2020, Kanwar played his best online game against GM RR Laxman (Grand Master#20 of India), whom he beat in just 40 moves.
Kanwar has made the school proud with his achievements through a relentless pursuit of his passion.