Born on 16th October 1989 in Bhilwara, Abhijeet Gupta is an Indian chess player. He is the third Indian winner of the World Junior Chess Championship, conducted in the year 2008 next to Viswanathan Anandand Pentala Harikrishna.
Qualified the norms necessary to get the title of Grand Master, by winning at the 2006 Andorra Open and the 2007 Parsvanath Open, held in New Delhi
Bagged the 2008 World Junior Chess Championship title on 15th August and became the third Indian to win this prestigious championship
Secured the first position at the 2011 Dubai Open Chess Championship
Also secured the first place at the 2011 Indian National Premier Chess Championship, held in India