Maharashtra boy Kshatriya wins under-12 chess title

Kshatriya Vekhande won the National under-12 open online rapid chess title due to superior tie-break score after being tied at 9.5 points with Assam’s Mrinmoy Rajkhowa.

Kshatriya Vekhande won the National under-12 open online rapid chess title on Thursday.   -  REPRESENTATIONAL IMAGE

Maharashtra’s Kshatriya Vekhande won the National under-12 open online rapid chess title due to superior tie-break score after being tied at 9.5 points with Assam’s Mrinmoy Rajkhowa on Thursday.

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In the 11-round competition, Rajasthan’s Yash Bharadia took the third spot after topping a 11-way tie at nine points.

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These placings are subject to change after the Fairplay report is received from the online platform, Tornelo, and the decision of the five-man Fairplay committee.

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