Amidst widespread acclaim for his historic victory at the FIDE Candidates tournament, Gukesh D, at the age of 17, has made headlines once again with the resurgence of an old video showcasing his aspirations in the world of chess.

Gukesh D’s Historic Triumph at FIDE Candidates Tournament

In a monumental achievement, Gukesh D has etched his name in chess history by clinching victory as the youngest-ever player to triumph at the FIDE Candidates tournament held in Toronto. This remarkable feat not only secured his position as the youngest World Championship challenger but also marked him as the sole Indian player, following in the footsteps of the legendary Viswanathan Anand, to claim victory in the prestigious tournament.

Viral Video Resurfaces: Gukesh’s Ambition to Become World Chess Champion

Amidst the fervor surrounding Gukesh D’s groundbreaking victory, a previously unseen video has surfaced, shedding light on the young prodigy’s aspirations to become the youngest world chess champion. In the video, Gukesh articulates his ambition while being hailed as the next big sensation in Indian chess by an interviewer. Surrounded by fans, he graciously signs autographs, embodying the enthusiasm and dedication that define his journey in the world of chess.

Social Media Reactions and PM Modi’s Congratulations

Following the circulation of the viral video, social media platforms were inundated with reactions applauding Gukesh D’s unwavering determination and talent. With over 1,70,000 views and a plethora of comments, users expressed their admiration for the young chess prodigy, emphasizing the significance of self-belief and dedication in achieving one’s goals. Notably, Prime Minister Narendra Modi extended his heartfelt congratulations to Gukesh D, lauding his exceptional achievement and inspiring journey to the pinnacle of success.

Magnus Carlsen’s Assessment of Gukesh D’s Performance

In contrast to the overwhelming support and accolades, former world champion Magnus Carlsen offered a nuanced assessment of Gukesh D’s performance at the FIDE Candidates tournament. While acknowledging Gukesh’s talent, Carlsen expressed skepticism about his readiness to compete at the highest level, citing potential challenges and losses. Despite Carlsen’s reservations, Gukesh’s resolute determination and groundbreaking victory have solidified his status as a rising star in the world of chess.

With his historic triumph and unwavering dedication, Gukesh D continues to inspire millions around the globe, showcasing the power of passion, perseverance, and the pursuit of excellence in the realm of chess.

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