Kerala’s K. Arjun, the 40th seed, jolted ONGC’s third-seeded International Master P. Konguvel in the sixth round of the sixth Thrissur Open all-India FIDE-rating chess tournament at the Lakshmi Hall here on Friday.

Important results: Sixth round: P. Maheswaran (5.5) drew with P. Phoobalan (5.5); Osama Salim (5) drew with G.A. Stany (5); P. Karthikeyan (5) drew with R. Lokesh (5); P. Saravana Krishna (4.5) lost to Ram S. Krishnan (5.5); P. Iniyan (5) drew with Syed Anwar Shazuli (5); K. Arjun (5) bt P. Konguvel (4). — Special Correspondent

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