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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…

MDCA Open Rapid Chess Tournament: Rakesh of Mandya triumphs
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MDCA Open Rapid Chess Tournament: Rakesh of Mandya triumphs

Rakesh of Mandya with 7.5 points from eight rounds clinched the title in the Open section in the Mysore District Open Monthly Rapid Chess Tournament-2017 conducted by MDCA at the University Lions Hall premises here yesterday. Pavan (6.5 points) and Krishna Murthy (6 points) (both from Mysuru) secured the second and third places respectively in…

12th National ‘A’ Chess for Visually-Impaired: Kishan Gangolli wins City’s Shashidhar fares well
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12th National ‘A’ Chess for Visually-Impaired: Kishan Gangolli wins City’s Shashidhar fares well

Mysuru-based visually-impaired chess player K.M. Shashidhar drew his 13th and final round tie against Tamil Nadu’s Marimuthu and finished 12th in the final rankings with 4 points from 13 rounds in the 12th National ‘A’ Chess for Visually-Impaired which concluded at Mumbai yesterday. Kishan Gangolli of Karnataka with 10.5 points from 13 rounds clinched the…

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