HYDERABAD: P. Praveen Prasad emerged winner with 6.5 points in the 10th Brilliant Trophy State open chess tournament here on Sunday.
The final placings: 1. P. Praveen Prasad 6.5 pts; 2. M.Y. Raju 6; 3. D.V. Ganesh 6; 4. V. Chaitanya 5 pts; 5. K.S. Anand 5.5; 6. P.V.V. Seshu 5.5; 7. K. Perumallyu 5.5; 8. Balachandrudu 5; 9. Chiman Prakash 5; 10. M. Sambasiva Rao 5.
Age-group winners: U-14: Boys: K. Anmol. Girls: V. Bhavana.
U-12: Boys: Manoj Sainath. Girls: Hinduja Reddy.
U-10: Boys: Venkateswar Reddy. Girls: Keerthana.
U-8: Boys: Sai Akshay. Girls: Harshitha.
Best veteran: Beytal Kaka. Best woman player: M. Janaki Devi.
Important final-round results: M.Y. Raju lost to P. Praveen Prasad; Shakeel Ahmed lost to D.V. Ganesh; Balachandrudu lost to V. Chaitanya; P.V.V. Seshu bt K. Venumadhav; Jagadish lost to K.S. Anand; Chakravarthy lost to Perumallu; P. Satyanarayana bt Beytal; M. Sambasiva Rao bt Sai Agni; V. Bhavana lost to Sayeedullah Khan; Manoj Sainath lost to Chimanprakash.