Mary Ann Gomes is the leader after 6th round.

National Women Chess Championship-2018

Report by I.A Bhuvanaa Sai L R

It was double round day on Wednesday. WIM Mahalakshmi from Railways lost to WGM Kulkarni Bhakti (Air India) after 5th round at The Diamond, Urbana Housing Society, Jaipur on 21st November 2018.

On the 2nd table IM Vijayalakshmi S (Air India) beat Balakannamma P (TN).

The game between IM Nisha Mohota (PSPB) and WGM Kiran Manisha Mohanty (LIC) ended in a draw. IM Vijayalakshmi (AI), WGM Bhakti Kulkarni (AI), WGM Gomes Mary Ann (PSPB) and WGM Swati Ghate (LIC) were the leaders with 4.5 points each.

At the end of 6th round on the top board the game between Viji and Bhakti ended in draw after repetition of moves to the same position. On the 2nd table, WGM Gomes Mary Ann (PSPB) beat WGM Swati Ghate (LIC).

WGM Swati Ghate

The game between Saranya J (TN) and IM Nisha Mohota (PSPB) ended in peace. Mary Ann Gomes is the sole leader with 5.5 points. Vijayalakshmi, Kiran Manisha Mohanty, Mahalakshmi and Bhakti are right behind Gomes on 5 points each.

Pairings

Round 7

Bo. No. Name Rtg Pts. Result Pts. Name Rtg No.
1 1 IM Vijayalakshmi Subbaraman 2365 5 WGM Gomes Mary Ann 2286 2
2 11 WIM Mahalakshmi M 2198 5 5 WGM Kiran Manisha Mohanty 2164 14
3 3 IM Mohota Nisha 2276 5 WGM Kulkarni Bhakti 2256 4
4 5 WGM Swati Ghate 2256 WFM Saranya J 2049 22
5 27 WGM Ramaswamy Aarthie 1994 Priyanka K 2207 10
6 13 WIM Michelle Catherina P 2182 Saranya Y 1898 31
7 19 WFM Arpita Mukherjee 2090 Harini S. 1998 26
8 34 WCM Jain Nityata 1891 4 4 WIM Nandhidhaa P V 2240 6
9 35 WFM Meghna C H 1879 4 4 WIM Chitlange Sakshi 2237 7
10 40 Singh Neha 1835 4 4 WGM Meenakshi Subbaraman 2191 12
11 51 Andria L D`souza 1754 4 4 Nimmy A.G. 2136 16
12 39 WFM Bommini Mounika Akshaya 1859 4 4 Bala Kannamma P 2101 18
13 21 WCM Jyothsna L 2060 4 4 WCM Chinnam Vyshnavi 1686 55
14 23 Priyanka Kumari 2005 4 4 Ghosh Samriddhaa 1870 36
15 33 Divya Lakshmi R 1893 4 4 Deodhar Vrushali Umesh 1793 48
16 43 Alka Das 1828 WIM Srija Seshadri 2224 8
17 9 WIM Vantika Agrawal 2210 Shetye Siddhali 1831 41
18 15 WCM Isha Sharma 2151 Adane Narayani 1806 45
19 49 Sheena E. 1773 Sudha P. 2001 24
20 29 WIM Chandreyee Hajra 1963 Pushpalata Mangal 1714 53