Our Defending Champion
Suhaani Lohia of Class 5 B, stood 2nd in the Under -14 Girls MSSA Chess Championship held on 30th January 2021. She was one of the youngest players in this age group. She was the defending champion last year in Under-12 Girls by winning the title twice.
As per the updated FIDE chess ratings on 1st February 2021, Suhaani continues to rank 2nd In India in U12 Girls.
MSSA under -12 Girls chess championship
Suhaani Lohia of Class 5 B, stood 2nd in the MSSA U-12 girls Chess Championship. The tournament fielded 67 girls from schools across Mumbai. In the latest FIDE ratings, Suhaani is ranked 2nd in India in U-11 girls.
First in U-11 girls
Suhaani Lohia of Class 4 B stood 1st in the U-11 Girls in the ICE Classical Chess Tournament held in Mumbai.
Suhaani Accelerates her Ratings
As per the latest FIDE Chess ratings published on 1-Feb-2020, Suhaani Lohia of Class 4 B is ranked 3rd in India in Chess in her age category (Under-11 Girls). Suhaani's FIDE rating is now 1477.
The sudden spike in her game ratings took place after Suhaani played two Open tournaments in Germany in December 2019 and January 2020,- the Böblinger Open and Staufer Open, where she performed very well and increased her FIDE rating by 289 points.
Well done, Suhaani!
Another Spectacular Win
Suhaani Lohia of Class 4 B stood Second in U12 Girls, at the Ajmera i-Land Monsoon Chess League 2019. Suhaani was tied with the same points as the first place winner. Although Suhaani was eligible to play in the U10 girls category, her game was up to par with the senior level. Well done, Suhaani!
Suhaani Lohia Chess achievement
Suhaani Lohia of Class 4 B stood 1st in the U-10 girls category at the SAISA Chess Championship under the aegis of MSDCA.
Never Too Young!
Suhaani Lohia of Class 4 B stood first in the Maharashtra State Rapid Chess Championship in the Under-11 Girls category. Being a 9 year old, Suhaani achieved this win one year early in her age category. Well done, Suhaani!
Rounaiv Rana of Class 3B won 1st place in the Blitz format and 2nd place in the Rapid format U -9, at the All Maharashtra State Selection Rapid and Blitz tournament held in Mumbai.
Suhaani At the Chess Nationals
Suhaani of Class 3 B won a Silver at the Under 9 Nationals Chess Championship 2018.
She was part of Team India which won a Gold at the Asian Schools Chess Championship in Srilanka.
Chief Minister Fadnavis called Suhaani to Mantralaya to congratulate her for her performance in Chess, and representing the state of Maharashtra.
Suhaani Lohia at National Chess Championships
Suhaani Lohia of Class 3 B won a Silver Medal at the National Chess Championships, out of 151 girls from all over India.
DAIS Girls Win the Gold
The DAIS Girls team comprising of Ahana Shah of Class 3A, Suhaani Lohia of Class 3B, Ahana Shah of Class 3B and Freya Golia of Class 4B did extremely well and won the 1st place in the Girls, as well as in the overall Open Category, at the IIFL Inter School Team Championship. They were the team with the highest score, winning the Gold medal.
Suhaani - Global Chess Ambassador
FIDE (the World Chess Governing body) has put the picture of Suhaani Lohia of Class 2 B, to be on the cover of their online booklet in relation to their “Chess in Schools” global initiative.
In it’s new edition (published every 2 years), titled “Chess – A Tool for Education and Health”, FIDE hopes to disseminate throughout the worldwide chess community the benefits of education, health, as well as the use of chess in different social and therapeutic areas.
For more details please visit the URL below :
CHESS A Tool for Education and Health, Click here
Suhaani wins at the IIFLW Chess Tournament
Suhaani Lohia of Class 2 B won the first place in the U8 Girls category at the 7-day IIFLW International Chess Tournament.
She also got the opportunity to play a game of chess against world champion, Vishy Anand.
Suhaani at the National Chess Championship
Suhaani Lohia wins Bronze at National Chess Championship
- Suhaani has done us all proud by winning a Bronze at the 30th National U-7 Chess Championship held in Pondicherry from 19th to 27th September, 2016.
- With this win, Suhaani will officially represent India, and be sponsored by AICF (All India Chess Federation), at the Asian Youth Chess Championship 2017 and World Youth Chess Championship 2017 in Brazil.
- This year’s edition of the National Championships saw the biggest ever turnout, with 119 girls from all over India participating in the tournament.
- Suhaani scored 8.5 points out of 11 games thereby clinching the bronze.
- We at DAIS, wish Suhaani well in her pursuit of excellence and in achieving her Chess goals! Good Luck!
Suhaani ranks in Top 6 in the World, in Chess
Suhaani wins Bronze at the Nationals Schools Chess Championship
Suhaani Lohia, studying in LKG-B, has done Dhirubhai Ambani International School proud by winning the BRONZE medal in the Under-5 Nationals Schools Chess Championship that concluded in Delhi on 13-June-2014.
Following the footsteps of her brother Siddhanth, Suhaani has surprised everyone by giving such a strong performance in her very first tournament, and that too on the National Stage!With this win, Suhaani will now officially represent India at the Asian Youth Chess Championship in 2015!
This is indeed a very proud moment for her parents and the DAIS family!