Lakshmi, Sai Krishna win chess titles

By Author   |   Sports Bureau   |   Published: 15th Apr 2018   10:31 pm
The winners and runners-up of the 143rd Brilliant Trophy chess tournament.

Hyderabad: Swara Lakshmi of Vagdevi Vilas School, Bengaluru won the title in the juniors category of the 143rd Brilliant Trophy Open Chess Tournament held at Brilliant Grammar High School, Dilsukhnagar on Sunday.

She scored 5.5 points out of 6 rounds to take first place with Tanmayee Reddy and Varenya finishing second and third respectively.

Sai Krishna won the open category by scoring 5.5 points out of 6 rounds. Sumer Arsh took second place while Spandan Pati finished third.

Open category: 1. Saikrishna, 2. Sumer Arsh, 3. Spandan Pati, 4. Suresh D, 5. C Akira, 6. JSS Srikar, 7. Malleswara Rao, 8. K Sarat Chandra, 9. Srithan Saypuri, 10. Shanmukha Teja.

Age Group winners:
Under 14: Boys: 1. Siddarth Sanketh, 2. P. Prabhath
Girls: 1. P Geethika, 2.Varenya
Under 12: Boys: 1. S Sahasransh, 2. Madhav Indurkar
Girls: 1. Tanmay Reddy,2.Bhavishya
Under 10:Boys: 1. G Sai Deepak, 2. K Praneeth
Girls: 1. Anishka, 2. Anulekha
Under 8: Boys: 1. S Rohith, 2. D Parthiv
Girls: 1. G Saranya, 2. Rimitha Reddy
Under 6: Boys: 1. Adithya Shyam, 2. Siva Sai Karthikeya.