Kovai Chess Mates conduct their 11th District Level Chess Tournament on 12th October (Sunday) at PC Kalyana Mandapam, Ganapathy for U10,U12,U15 & Open Category.
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K Priyanka of Coimbatore won the 2nd Teekay FIDE rated chess tournament at Tuticorin recently. Starting as the 12th seed Priyanka won 7 games , drew 1 and lost 1 game in the process. A last round defeat at the hands of S Jayakumar did not stop her from edging out him from the title with five players tying on 7.5 points.
H Balasubramaniam of PSBB, Chen nai won the 4th KCM FIDE rated chess event for the below 1600 which concluded on 24th August 2014. Sanjay Snehal of Coimbatore tied with Bala on 8.5 points and finished runner up with inferior tie break score.
In a six way tie on 7.5 points Candidate Master Rathanvel of Stanes HSS edged out his competitor on better tie breaks and won the 27th TN State Under 13 Open Chess Championship concluded on 17th August at Nagercoil. Out of 9 games , the champion remained undefeated by scoring 6 wins and 3 draws. The National Championship for this category will be held at Jharkand during the month of October.