2nd R.K. Chess Club’s Intl. Rapid Chess: GM Laxman triumphs

2nd R.K. Chess Club’s Intl. Rapid Chess: GM Laxman triumphs

November 21, 2017

Three players GM R.R. Laxman, Syed Anwar Shazali and GM V. Vishnuprasanna tied with eight points from nine rounds, but on the basis of his better tie-break score of 56.5 to the latter’s 52.5 & 51.5 respectively, GM R.R. Laxman clinched the title.

Syed Anwar finished second while GM Vishnuprasanna with 8 points secured third place.

FM S.V. Srinath Rao (7.5 points-50.5) finished fourth, while Gavi Siddaiah and GM Thejkumar with 7.5 points each finished from fifth and sixth  respectively.


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