CHENNAI: Vidya Mandir HSS (Mylapore) with 77 points and Guru Nanak College with 46 points emerged winners respectively in the K.C.G. Memorial Trophy inter-school and inter-collegiate swimming meet organised by the Hindustan Sports Foundation over the weekend.
Sishya Adyar (74 points) and Velammal International School (56) finished second and third among schools while M.O.P Vaishnav (36) and T.N. Institute of Labour Studies (14) were second and third in the Colleges’ section.
Other results: Individual champions: Born in 2005 and after: Boys: Aryaan Abdullah (A. Primrose School); Girls: P.V. Harshitha (Auro Primary); 2004: Akshay Dev (Bhakthavatsalam Vidyashram) and Rakshana (St. Annes); 2003: Davis Niranjan (C.K. School) and Priyanka Pugazharasu (Christ Church); 2002: G. Adithya (G.K. Shetty) and S.M. Swetha (Krishnaswamy); Gr. IV: S. Dhanush (DAV Adambakkam) and P.M. Abishiktha (SBIOA); Gr. III: P. Mukundan (DAV Mogappair) and Sherlyn Devadason (CSI Ewarts); Gr. II: Karthik Vedachalam (Velammal International) and G. Kavya (Vidya Mandir); Gr. I: C. Manikantan (Sri Sankara) and Mahima (Vidya Mandir) / R. Rajshri (Good Shepherd) (Joint); College: C.G. Gowtham (Guru Nanak) and M. Ezhilarasi (M.O.P.).
Top seed Jayanth Jayaraman mobed into the second round of the BSNL-KTC under-14 tennis tournament on Monday.
The results: Jayanth Jayaraman bt J. Vimal Raj 6-1, 6-3; Rahul Raj bt Abhijeet Kiran 6-3, 6-1; Vijaya Sri Hari bt Rahul Reddy 6-4, 1-6, 6-4; Vishnu J.J. Sree bt Raswant Ravi 6-7, 6-1, 6-2; Akhil Kanagaraj bt Ashwin Dhanasamy 6-2, 7-5; T.R. Vikash Sarwin bt L.A. Barath Akash 6-1, 6-3; Dev Anand bt R.S. Mohit 6-4, 2-6, 6-3; Ahmed Mubarak bt M. Rohit 6-1, 6-1; Sammud Sharma bt Thangadurai 6-3, 6-1; Akash Balachander bt T. Vignesh 6-7, 6-3, 6-4; Vasudev Vijayaraman bt Raj Barath 6-3, 6-2; Antony Alfred bt S. Vijay 7-6(5), 6-1; S. Soorya bt R. Preethkumar 6-3, 6-4; M. Karthikeyan bt Shri Shravan 6-1, 6-1; Arjun Ramakrishnan bt M. Mithun 6-0, 6-0.
Chennai girls win
Chennai won the girls’ title in the junior State throwball championship which was held at Dindigul recently. In the final, Chennai defeated Tiruchi 15-4, 15-10.
The boys’ title went to Namakkal which beat Tiruchi 15-12, 15-9 in the summit clash.
Chess selection trials
The Tiruvallur District Chess Association will conduct a selection trial tournament on February 6 and 7 as a prelude to the State U-12 and 14 (boys and girls) rapid chess championship to be held in Tiruchi.
The tournament will be held at the Sethu Bhaskara MHSS at Pudur. Only Tiruvallur District players are eligible to participate.
Players born on or before 1-1-1998 (U-12) and 1-1-1996 (U-14) are eligible. The entry fee is Rs.75 and membership fee is Rs.50 for the year.
Entries close on February 4 with K. Sirajudeen, Joint Secretary TVLRCA. Ph: 94447 85685.