Inter-house Chess Competition

“Chess is a game which improves concentration, analytical power, imagination power and decision making skills of a person. It was originated in India and is now played worldwide.”

Considering this, an Inter- house chess competition was held at SBPS on 7th of December, 2018. The competition undertook in four categories i.e. grade VI to VIII (boys), grade VI to VIII (girls), grade IX to XII( boys) and grade IX to XII    (girls). The students participated with great enthusiasm and showed their focus, ability to strategize and think ahead through their moves in outstanding ways. The students’ ability to make strategic openings, choose appropriate tactics and visualise end games was highly appreciative.

 In the category VI to VIII (boys), Yajurveda house emerged victorious. The 2nd and 3rd positions were bagged by Rigveda and Atharvaveda houses respectively. In the category VI to VIII (girls), Atharvaveda house bagged the 1st position. The 2nd and 3rd positions were bagged by Samveda and Rigveda houses respectively. In the categories, IX to XII (boys) and IX to XII (girls), Samveda house emerged victorious. The 2nd and 3rd positions were bagged by Yajurveda and Rigveda houses respectively.