International Open FIDE Rated Chess Tournament: Deepan Chakravarthy triumphs

International Open FIDE Rated Chess Tournament: Deepan Chakravarthy triumphs

October 15, 2019

Mysuru’s Thejkumar finishes 12th

Deepan Chakravarthy of ICF, Chennai (8 points) registered a good win over Grand Master M.S. Thejkumar (6.5 points) in the ninth and final round and clinched the title on the concluding day of the Keshavi Chess School’s 1st International Open FIDE Rated Chess Tournament conducted at Udupi yesterday. Mysuru’s GM M.S. Thejkumar finished 12th in the final placings with 6.5 points from nine rounds.

Final Placings

1. GM Deepan Chakravarthy (8 pts), 2. K. Senthil Maran (7.5-48), 3. N. Lokesh (7.5-47), 4. International Master (IM) Mohammed Nubairshah Sheikh (7-43), 5. IM M. Chakravarthi Reddy (7-41), 6. S. Manigandan (7-39.75), 7. IM K. Ratnakaran (7-39), 8. IM P. Saravana Krishnan (7-38.75), 9. A. Balkishan (7-38.50), 10. FIDE Master (FM) Navalgund Niranjan (7-38.25), 11. V. Lakshmi Sandeep Naidu (7-38), 12. GM Thejkumar (6.5).


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