Harikrishnan, with nine points from 10 rounds, emerged champion in the Rotary Club of Madras Mount-KCF International FIDE-rating chess tournament (below 1,800 rating) recently.
Final placing: 1. A. Ra. Harikrishnan (9 points); 2-8. R.S. Rajesh Gupta, S. Kumar, A. Vaibhav, K. Senthil Maran, R. Praggnanandhaa, S. Thirunaga Sundaram, P. Mythireyan (8.5), 9-10. R. Akash, B.S. Girinath (8).