Aarav wins Gold in U-13 and U-11 Boys category

JAMMU: Aarav Gupta played brilliant moves to win Gold in U-13 and U-11 Boys category in ongoing Jammu division selection events. Avasyu Asim Kotwal got silver while Pazhany Kohli got Bronze. Samarpartap Singh won silver in U-11and Paras Sharma got bronze. while Alankrita Sharma won Gold in U-11 girls category. She also won Gold in U-9 and U-7 age categories. Ishaan Chowdhury won Gold in U- 7 boys while Vidyasagar Mehrotra won silver and Sridhar Kohli got bronze. Radhika, Ashwina and Alankrita jointly tied for 1st position in U-13 girls category. In U-9 boys, Ishaan Chowdhury won gold, Pazhany Kohli silver and Nirbhik Partap Singh got bronze. It was good to see the enthusiasm of youngest participant Sridhar Kohli who is only 4 years old.
The events are organised by Jammu District Chess Association under the banner of J&K Sports Council.
All the matches were organised under the supervision of Atul Kumar Gupta President All J&K Chess Association and Baldev Raj, Vice president.
Bindu Pathania is chief Arbiter while Ritish and Divyam Gupta are her deputies. All the matches were conducted by Swiss Software under Fide Laws of chess in Swiss system. Remaining competitions will be held tomorrow.