SPORT

Manojkumar, Saravana Devi triumph

MADURAI OCT. 10. R. Manojkumar of Swathi Matriculation School and B. Saravana Devi of Cathy School won the under-14 boys and girls titles respectively in the one-day amateur chess tournament conducted by Swathi Chess Academy at YMCA Central Hall here recently.

The results: Amateur: Boys U-14: 1.R. Mohankumar (Swathi MS), 2. M. Gopinath (TVSLMHSS), 3. T.K. Praveenkumar; U-12: 1. G.C. Vivek Chakravarthy (Model School), 2. G. Anirudh (Lakshmi School), 3. R. Sethilkumar (Swathi); U-10: 1. J.H. Amrith (Mahatma), 2. S. Muthiah Premnath (Mahatma), 3. R. Antony Adipan (SR); U-8: 1. M. Ram Narayanan (SDH Jain), 2. S. Sabapaty (Sri Arabindo Meera), 3. S. Sanjay Gopinath.

Girls U-14: 1. B. Saravana Devi (Cathy), 2. V. Priyadharshini (Noyes), 3. P. Vishnu Priya (OCPM); U-12: 1. P. Pon Malathi (CSR School), 2. J. Sheeba (St. Joseph's), 3. R. Rashmi (Mahatma); U-10: 1. S. Shivali (CSR, Matric), 2. S. Swarnalakshmi (Sri Arabindo Meera), 3. Vaishnavi (Lakshmi School); U-8: 1. K. Sitalakshmi (Model Matric), 2. C.R. Varsha, 3. S. Meenu Priya (Seventh Day Adventist).

Open: Boys: U-14: 1. M. Dastagir Ibrahim (Dolphin), 2. M. Ramkumar (SBOA), 3. A. Aravind (CKT); U-12: 1. M. Karthikeyan (Mahatma), 2. M. Suriyan; U-10: 1. C. Sundararajan (Lakshmi School), 2. M. Santhosh (SVK); U-8: 1. A. Ajith Amsasekar (Tuticorin).

Girls u-14: 1. B. Sindumathi (AVHSS, Paramakudi); U-8: 1. C.R. Asha (Paramakudi), 2. D.R. Varunya (Dolphin), 3. M. Utra (VKK Play Group School).

Colleges (Boys): 1. K. Solaikannan (MKU College). Girls: V. Fatima Benazir (MKU College). Seniors (men): 1. C.R. Ramesh Babu, 2. M. Mohamed Fakrudin (Dolphin). Women: 1. Fatima Benazir, 2. A. Sitalakshmi (Dolphin).