42 Abu Dhabi welcomes Emirati two-time world champion in its third chess tournament

Abu Dhabi, the UAE capital’s innovative and disruptive coding school that provides a unique peer-to-peer, gamified learning methodology, hosted the third edition of its chess tournament in collaboration with Abu Dhabi Chess Club & Mind games. The tournament was held in 42 Abu Dhabi’s campus on the 15th of November 2023. During the tournament, 42 Abu Dhabi students competed with Rouda Essa al Serkal, who has gained recognition as a two-time world chess champion and winner of the Asian Amateur Chess Championship for Women 2023.

Utilizing their critical thinking and problem-solving skills, 42 Abu Dhabi students showcased their talent by implementing innovative strategies that pushed the boundaries of the game. The tournament provided a comprehensive and interactive platform for students to observe and learn from advanced chess techniques first-hand, gaining valuable insights into the strategies employed by professionals.

Zubaydullo Abdirakhmonov won first place in the chess tournament, with Alban Medetbek uulu in 2nd place, Salam Sibai in 3rd place, Obada Outabachi in 4th  place and Jinxiu Yao in 5th place. The winning students were awarded with valuable prizes to encourage them to participate in such interactive events organized by 42 Abu Dhabi.

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