Winners of Ananda Thirtha Memorial District Chess Championship

Winners of Ananda Thirtha Memorial District Chess Championship

May 10, 2022

Arnav Muralidhar with 6.5 points from seven rounds clinched the title in the Open category in the Late Sri Ananda Thirtha Memorial Mysore District Chess Championship-2022, conducted by the Mysore District Chess Association at the Rotary Mysore West Auditorium in Saraswathipuram here on May 7 and 8.

M.G. Prameeth (6-28) and M.P. Ajith (6-27.75), secured the second and third places respectively. The prizes to the winners were given away by Prof. K.R. Premaleela, Senior Chess Player, who was the chief guest.

Final Placings

Open: 1. Arnav Muralidhar (6.5), 2. M.G. Prameeth (6-28), 3. M.P. Ajith (6-27.75), 4. Sharan R. Shetty (5-22), 5. V.P.S. Darshan (5-20).

Boys U-13: 1. M. Akul Anand (4), 2. Anup (4), 3. A. Abhishek (4).

Picture shows winners in the Open category of the Championship — (from left) M.P. Ajith (3rd), Arnav Muralidhar (winner), M.G. Pramith (2nd) and Sharan R. Shetty (4th). Mysuru, May 10-

U-11: 1. Nivaan Raghavendra (4.5), 2. M. Niranth (4), 3. R. Yashraj (3.5); U-9: 1. R. Devdarshan (4), 2. Vachan Vaibhav (4), 3. R. Shreyas (3.5).

U-7: 1. Lakshit Dayananda (3), 2. Daksh N. Swaroop (3), 3. Arun Devrani; Girls U-15: 1. Dhatri Umesh (4), 2. M. Hitashri (3), 3. S. Thanushree (3); U-13: 1. A. Saanvi (4), 2. S. Janavi (3.5).

U-11: 1. Diya Umesh (4), 2. M. Dhrithi ( 4), 3. B.H. Niharika ( 2).

U-9: 1. Niharika (3), 2. P.  Saanvi (3), 3. Mansi (2).

U-7: 1. Rajeswari Aiyappan (3), 2. Hita Chetan (2), 3. Charvi Nagendra (2).


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