The young chess players from Tiruchi put up a commendable show in the under-seven age category at the 20th Tamil Nadu State chess championship held at Chennai recently. A. Nithila, a student of Sri Akilandeswari Vidyalaya scored eight points and finished third in the girls section. S. Sukrithi of Mahatma Gandhi Centenary Vidyalaya and V.S. Rohith of R.S.K. Higher Secondary School secured the seventh and 13th positions respectively.
INPUTS BY G. PRASAD AND S. AISHWARYA