Pavan C of Orchids public school & Deeksha V of DAV school won the prestigious Mysore District Under 17 chess championship 2015 in Open & Girls Categories respectively. In U17 boys section Pavan won against Sujan H T in the ninth round and scored 7.5 points. Deeksha swept all 5 rounds to crown the girls championship title.
The championship was organised by Mysore Chess Center in association with DGTM educational institution on 15th & 16th August. Top 10 players from Open category and top 5 players in girls will represent Mysore district in the upcoming State U17 Chess Championship 2015 to be held from 28th August at Hotel Dasaprakash, Mysore.
Mr. Sivaprakash, Secretary of DGTM educational institution, Nagendra Muralidhar, Director, Mysore Chess Center, Mr. Biddappa M M, Mr. Lakshman Kumar & Mr. Arunachala present in the prize distribution function.
Prize winners in U17 Open categoryTop 10:- Pavan C (orchids) 7.5 pts, Jatin S N (JSS PS) 7.5 pts, Chaithanya Ganesh (EPS) 7 pts, Chiranjan Kumarr K S (NPS) 7 pts, Rajuprasad (Govt. PS) R 7 pts, Preetham G (VVS BM Sri) 6.5 pts, Nitin S N (JSS PS) 6.5 pts, Harikishan Rao (Nalanda) 6 pts, Chetan Prashanth 6 pts, Sumukh M G 6 pts.
Under 07:- Dharmik B Gowda (JSS PS) 6 pts, Pritham S Rao (EPS) 5 pts.
Under 09:- Nikhil M (EPS), 6 pts, Prameeth M G (JSS PS) 6pts.
Under 11:- Kshitij Manjappa MPV 5.5pts, Suyash Alva (St. josephs) 5pts
Under 13:- Vishruth V S (EPS) 6pts, Vinayak G Gaonkar 5.5pts
Prize winners in U17 Girls category:Top 5:- Deeksha V 5pts, Akshatha Raju (St. Josephs) 4½pts, Eshanvi M N (ICan) 4pts, Ananya R Patel (Pushkarini) 3½pts, Prasiddhi Bhat (AVK) 3½pts
Under 07:- Vindya Sridhar 2½pts, Sharadhi Shastry 2½pts
Under 09:- Sujana M 2 (Maharshi) pts
Under 11:- Diya Sailal (KV Mysore) 3 pts, Sinchana Y 2pts
Under 13:- Spoorthi S Rao (EPS) 3 pts, Vindya M Maheshwari (VVV)2.5 pts.