National Under-07: Amogh and Lakshana emerge winners.

The National U-07 Open and Girls Chess Championship 2018 was held at Bandimane Kalyana Mantapa (AC Hall), TUMKUR, Karnataka between July 16 to July 24, 2018. Organized by Mandya Chess Academy, under the aegis of United Karnataka Chess Association and All India Chess Federation. More than 300 children from various states participated in this championship.

Local boy and 10th seeded Amogh Bisht delivered a scintillating performance to clinch the U-07 Open title. His winning streak fetched him 9.5/11 points. He won the championship with a round to spare. Half-a-point behind Amogh was Maharastra’s Jaivardhan Raj and Ayushman Mohanty of Orissa.

Tamil Nadu’s bright talent Lakshana Subramanian tied for the first place with Kolagatla Alana Meenakshi of Andhra Pradesh. Lakshana captured the U-07 Girls title with a better tie-break score. Meanwhile, Meenakshi and Aishani Pathak secured second and third place respectively.

U-07 Open: Final Ranking after 11 Rounds

Rk. SNo Name sex RtgI Club/City Pts.  TB1  TB2  TB3  TB4  TB5 Rp
1 10 Amogh Bisht 1100 KAR 9,5 0,0 75,0 79,0 67,50 9 1337
2 1 Jaivardhan Raj 1239 MAH 9,0 0,0 77,5 83,5 64,00 9 1277
3 42 Ayushman Mohanty 0 ORI 9,0 0,0 76,5 80,0 63,50 9 1293
4 211 Vivaan Vijay Saraogi 0 MAH 9,0 0,0 73,0 78,0 60,00 9 1277
5 11 Rosh Jain 1072 DEL 9,0 0,0 70,5 76,5 60,00 9 1268
6 76 Ishaan Singh Khanuja 0 MP 8,5 0,0 74,0 79,5 58,00 8 1273
7 70 Gokul G 0 PUD 8,5 0,0 73,5 77,0 56,00 8 1251
8 15 Aaron Bhuimali 1041 WB 8,5 0,0 66,5 71,0 55,50 8 1224
9 81 Jval Saurin Patel 0 GUJ 8,5 0,0 66,0 70,0 52,00 8 1231
10 12 Abhraneel Buragohain 1066 ASM 8,0 0,0 80,5 85,5 58,00 8 1212

U-07 Girls: Final Ranking after 11 Rounds

Rk. SNo Name sex RtgI Club/City Pts.  TB1  TB2  TB3  TB4  TB5 Rp
1 69 Lakshana Subramanian w 0 TN 10,0 1,0 76,5 82,0 73,00 10 1390
2 3 Kolagatla Alana Meenakshi w 1079 AP 10,0 0,0 75,5 80,0 70,50 10 1397
3 14 Aishani Pathak w 0 UP 9,0 1,0 75,5 80,5 62,50 9 1283
4 22 Anjana A w 0 TN 9,0 0,0 82,0 87,0 68,00 9 1283
5 1 Sara K R w 1155 KAR 8,0 0,0 77,0 81,0 54,25 7 1182
6 30 Bhavya Joshi w 0 MP 8,0 0,0 75,5 80,5 51,00 8 1182
7 97 Prishita Gupta w 0 DEL 8,0 0,0 72,0 76,0 49,00 8 1175
8 72 Luxshana B K w 0 TN 8,0 0,0 71,0 76,5 53,50 8 1186
9 13 Aggarwal Tashna w 0 UP 8,0 0,0 70,5 75,5 50,50 8 1175
10 46 Gulshan Sharanya Potluri w 0 AP 8,0 0,0 67,5 72,5 48,50 8 1189