G. Jaswant pulled off a surprise win over woman FIDE-Master R. Bharathi in the fourth round (Open category) of the Jawahar Vidyalaya State under-25 chess championship, here on Tuesday.
Importantresults: Fourth round: Open:Akash P.C. Iyer (3) lost to P. Saravana Krishnan (4); N.R. Vignesh (3) lost to P. Lokesh (4); S. Kaushik (3) lost to Gireman Ja (4); B. Kumaran (3) lost to D.S. Shashaank (4); Srikanth Ajay (3.5) drew with S. Prasannaa (3.5); R. Bharathi (3) lost to G. Jaswant (4).
Women:A. Prakruthee (3.5) drew with C.R. Varsha (3.5); Pon N. Krithika (3.5) bt M.A. Lathecka Sai (2.5); N. Hema Priya (3.5) bt N. Keerthana (2.5); R. Bhuvaneshwari (2.5) lost to J.G. Nivedhitha (3.5); S. Sowjhanya (3) drew with R. Nanduja (3); J. Janani (2) bt R. Aishwarya (2).