Chandigarh,25,05.19-Pratyaksh Goel of Chandigarh jumps into sole lead with 6 points after defeating Levanshu Khullar in the 6th round in the CHANDIGARH OPEN FIDE RATING CHESS CHAMPIONSHIP 2019 being held atDr. Ambedkar Bhawan, Sector 37A, Chandigarh. He is followed by a pack of 5 players with 5 points each.

124 players from Chandigarh, Punjab, Haryana, Delhi, Uttar Pradesh, Uttrakhand, Madhya Pradesh, West Bengal, and Maharashtra are competing for the top positions in this tournament. Out of this 48 players are internationally rated.

There are a total of 30 prizes to be won which includes special prizes for Under-15 and Under-10

This tournament is being conducted by Chandigarh Chess Association,

to give exposure of a Fide Rating Chess Tournament, to the players of Chandigarh and surrounding states

The point’s position and standing at the end of the 6th round is as follows:-

Name

State

Points

Goel Pratyaksh

Chd

6

Sanjeev Kumar Sood

Pun

5

Hritik Gupta

Chd

5

Madhavansh Mittal

Pun

5

Jivitesh Singh Sethi

UK

5

Shaurya Kumaria

Chd

5

Damanpal Singh

Pun

Prateek Wadhwa

Chd

Levanshu Khullar

Chd

Bawa Ajay

Chd

Singh Jupinderjit

Chd

Yash Dahiya

Har

Shishir Lamba

Chd

Swastik Singhal

Chd

4

Tushita Chopra

Pun

4

Sahil Singla

Chd

4

Aryan Arora

Chd

4

Surya Jain

Chd

4

Ashna Bansal

Chd

4

Bhavya Batra

Chd

4

Chehal Nikhil

Pun

4

Aditya Sharma

Chd

4

Rohan Gupta

Chd

4

Jasmaira Gumber

UK

4

Yitish Kumar Gangwani

Har

4

Samneet Munde

Pun

4

Gurjeet Singh

Pun

4

Shaurya Chopra

Chd

4

Anmol Rattan

Chd

4

Tanish Gupta

Pun

4

Hardik Madan

Delhi

4

Utkrisht Tuli

Pun

4

Amey Goyal

Chd

4

Hriday Malik

Chd

Parus Banota

Chd

Aditya Singla

Chd

Bhavya Mahajan

Chd

Priyanka Dhanda

Har

Kumar Prince

Delhi

Srajan Saxena

UP

Kartikaye Kaul

Chd

Gunika Jalota

Pun

Tejinder Singh

Chd

Armaan Sharma

Chd

Marwaha Surinder

Pun

Sarthak Gupta

Chd

Sahil Choudhary

Pun

Yuvraj Singh

Chd

3

Sayyam Narang

Har

3

Bhaskar Krishnamurthy

Mumbai

3

Ishaan Narang

Chd

3

Ekaaksha Negi

Chd

3

Harnoor Kaur

Pun

3

Amaira Kahlon

Chd

3

Aaditya Singla

Chd

3

Naren Gupta

Pun

3

Aaryan Goklaney

Chd

3

Chulet Mayank L

Mah

3

Aditya Kumar Jha

Pun

3

Brahmasees Makkar

Pun

3

Pranav Bansal

Pun

3

Tanmay Sharma

Chd

3

Prisha

Chd

3

Precious Bansal

Chd

3

Kamya Kumari

Chd

3

Aman Garg

Chd

3

Rohit Kumar

UP

3

Prateek Nayyar

Pun

3

Viren Gupta

Pun

3

Samisha Taneja

Chd

3

Mohana Sengupta

WB

Anubhav Pandey

Chd