|Chess Tournament held|
26th July 2016
- The Hindu
Chess Tournament held
Three-time champion Gireman Ja of Coimbatore was held by Thrish Karthik of Chennai in the boys’ first round of the Sri Kaliswari College State-level junior chess championship, organised by Sivakasi Chess Club, here on Saturday.
Important results (first round): Boys: Karthik Venkataraman 1 bt K.K. Raja Shakkthivel 0; S. Sai Sujan 0 lost to Ai Muthaiah 1; C. Sai Vishwesh 1 bt K.G. Hiren 0; A. Kumaresh 0 lost to Akash Pc. Iyer 1; Gireman Ja 0.5 drew with Thrish Karthik 0.5; Pi. Ram Kailash 0 lost to S. Prasannaa 1; S. Aadhithya 1 bt R. Shadhursshaan 0; Muthu Rakesh Babu 0 lost to Hemanth Raam 1; R. Manu David Suthandram 1 bt A.V. Nithin 0; A. Abishek 0 lost to H. Balasubramaniam 1; Tarun V. Kanth 1 bt S. Annapurni 0; R. Shivashankaran 0.5 drew with L. Barath 0.5.
Girls: Jaya Suriyah Ayyappan 0 lost to K. Priyanka 1; R. Divya Lakshmi 1 bt P.L. Saraswathi 0; P. Akshaya 0 lost to C.M.N. Sunyuktha 1; P. Thamaraiselvi 1 bt Anni Shayana Stephen 0; K. Jai Priya 0 lost to Y. Saranya 1; K. Krithigga 1 bt M. Jothi Sankari 0; M. Gowri 0 lost to C.R. Aasha 1; M. Sandya 1 bt Rebecca Jesumarian 0; R. Mega 0 lost to C.R. Varsha 1; T.R.S. Dakshinya 0.5 drew with R. Mahalakshmi 0.5.