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Karnataka State Open FIDE Rating Chess Tournament: Viani wins title
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Karnataka State Open FIDE Rating Chess Tournament: Viani wins title

Viani Antanio D’cunha (M’luru) with 8.5 points from ten rounds won the Karnataka State Open FIDE Rating Chess Championship-2017 which concluded here yesterday. Mysuru lad Chaitanya Ganesh secured 6 points from ten rounds and finished 46th in the rankings. He had wins over Anikaith, Thulasi Reddy, G. Kruti, Kiran Raghavan and Hrishikesh Rupesh. Final Placings…

U-13 Open Rapid Chess Tournament: Sriram clinches title
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U-13 Open Rapid Chess Tournament: Sriram clinches title

Sriram Udhaykumar of Bengaluru and Arnav Muralidhar (Mysuru) tied with 8 points from eight rounds, but with the former with a better progressive score of 17.5 to later’s 17, clinched the title in the U-13 Open Rapid Chess Tournament conducted by Mysore Chess Centre at the Mall of Mysore premises recently. More than 210 players…

7th Dhamso International Chess Festival Thejkumar wins title
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7th Dhamso International Chess Festival Thejkumar wins title

Mysuru-based IM M.S. Thejkumar, taking part in the 7th Dhamso International Chess Festival at Sri Lanka won the title by securing 9 points from 9 rounds in the tournament held from Apr.28 to May 2. Thejkumar had wins over De Vas Gunawardhane (SL), Jaysenthvigme Vinumi Vidara (SL), Sirimewan K. Harsreli (SL), De Silva Shelani (SL),…

Under-13 Rapid Open Chess Tournament
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Under-13 Rapid Open Chess Tournament

The Mysore Chess Center in association with a private organisation will be conducting the U-13 Open rapid chess tournament May 6 and 7 at Mall of Mysore on MG Road. The tournament is open to all and is conducted only for children below 13 years. The winners will be awarded with cash prizes and trophies…

Himanshu Sharma of SWR is the Grand Master
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Himanshu Sharma of SWR is the Grand Master

Himanshu Sharma of South Western Railway (SWR) became the 47th Grand Master of India by crossing  2500 rating during 1st Sardar Prakash Singh Memorial Fide Rating Chess Event held from Apr. 17 to 22 at Sonipat, Haryana.  He is the 5th from the Indian Railways and first from the State of Haryana to achieve this…

NIE women win chess tournament
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NIE women win chess tournament

The NIE women’s chess team won the VTU Inter-collegiate Inter Zone Chess Championships 2017-18 organised by Sri Jagadguru Murugarajendra Institute of Technology in Chitradugra recently. Seen in the picture are (sitting from left) Physical Education Director H.N. Shankaranarayana, Team Captain Pooja V. Kadam, Principal Dr. G.L. Shekar and Assistant Physical Education Director R. Kavya. (Standing…

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