VISA.Ma.Selvam Memorial-1st State Level Chess Tournament- 2018

As many as 319 from 15 districts took part in the VISA. Ma. Selvam Memorial 1st State Level Chess Tournament 2018 organised by Vinayaka Chess Academy at G.K.V.M Matric Higher Secondary School, Malaiyur, Puthambur (PO).Karur on 17th& 18th November, 2018 for Under – 8,10,12 & 15 (boys & girls) with a time control of 30 mints each. Rs.40,000/- Forty thousand was the total cash prize fund of the event and special trophies was awarded to Karur district players.

The event was inaugurated was held at 11.30 am by Shri. Anbalagan IAS-District Collector along with Shri. Venkatachalam, Asian Fabrics, in the presence of Shri. Visa Ma Gunasekaran, Correspondent GKVM Matric. Higher Secondary School, Karur.

Master Raghavendra V from Trichy, master Nizsaanth Nobel Antony from Karur, Arena FIDE Master Arul Prakash N from Madurai and master Janeshwar K R from Trichy was the top seeds in Under – 15, 12,10 & 8 (boy & girls) category respectively. Organizers have made special arrangements for the stay of out station players. All round pairings was done in Swiss Manager software and rounds went-on as per the schedule.

Prize distribution function was held at the venue at 5.30 PM. Shri. Surya Prakash, District Revenue Officer, Shri. Palaniappan – Principal, Cherans School Karurweres the chief guest and presided over the function, in the presences of Shri. Visa Ma Gunasekaran Correspondent, GKVM Matric. Secondary School, Karur.

All the winners were presented with glittering trophies and merit certificates.

Final standings

VISA.Ma.Selvam Memorial-1st State Level Chess Tournament- 2018
Under -8 Boys
S.No Rank Name Club Pts Res. BH. SB Vict Prize
1 1 Yashwant B Madurai 8 0 46 46 8 1500+Trophy
2 2 Janeshwar K R Trichy 7 0 42 34 7 1250+Trophy
3 3 BharathMathiazhagan Namakkal 7 0 38½ 30.5 7 1000+Trophy
4 4 DharsanRatnakar P Trichy 0 44 33.3 6 750+Trophy
5 5 BathriNarayana R V A Madurai 6 0 43 30.5 6 500+Trophy
6 6 Sriman V Namakkal 6 0 43 29 6 Trophy
7 7 Aswin A Madurai 6 0 41½ 28.5 6 Trophy
8 8 Mukesh N J Trichy 6 0 38½ 25.5 6 Trophy
9 9 Devadarshaan I Coimbatore 6 0 38 27.5 6 Trophy
10 10 Sharvesh S Salem 6 0 35 22.5 6 Trophy
Under 08 Girls
S.No Rank Name Club Pts Res. BH. SB Vict Prize
1 12 Saganapriya V Tiruvallur 0 45 27.8 5 1500+Trophy
2 13 Srinithi S Salem 0 36½ 22 5 1250+Trophy
3 19 RatiAishwarya S J Trichy 5 0 39 21.5 5 1000+Trophy
4 20 SaiAradhana R Erode 5 0 38½ 21 5 750+Trophy
5 23 Laksnasri R Karur 5 0 36½ 17 5 500+Trophy
6 24 Harsikaa G Erode 5 0 34 19 5 Trophy
7 26 Abenaya P Trichy 5 0 33½ 19 5 Trophy
8 27 Ashmita B R Erode 5 0 32 16.5 5 Trophy
9 29 Charudharshini R Chennai 5 0 31 17 5 Trophy
10 30 ShanmathiSree S Chennai 5 0 30 17 5 Trophy
Under 08 Common Karur Prize Winners
S.No Rank Name Club Pts Res. BH. SB Vict Prize
1 16 Ajay Karthik S Karur 5 0 43 23 5 Trophy
2 31 Sandhiya R Karur 5 0 28½ 16 5 Trophy
3 35 Sajeev R R Karur 0 30½ 15.5 4 Trophy
4 36 SelvaGugan R P Karur 4 0 39 15.5 4 Trophy
5 37 Rithika V J Karur 4 0 37 15 4 Trophy
6 39 Guru Sudan R P Karur 4 0 35½ 13.3 3 Trophy
7 45 Mugilanbu P Karur 4 0 34 12.5 4 Trophy
8 46 Pavishbala V Karur 4 0 33½ 13.5 4 Trophy
9 48 Shijo S G Karur 4 0 31½ 13.5 4 Trophy
10 54 Adhithya S K Karur 4 0 27½ 11.5 4 Trophy
Under 10 Boys
S.No Rank Name Club Pts Res. BH. SB Vict Prize
1 1 Nandish V S Coimbatore 0 41 37.8 7 1500+Trophy
2 2 Sai Prasad S Trichy 0 42½ 32.3 6 1250+Trophy
3 3 Arul Prakash N Madurai 0 42½ 32 6 1000+Trophy
4 4 Sriramsundar V Pudukottai 0 39 30.5 6 750+Trophy
5 5 Nandhesh S N Namakkal 0 35½ 27.5 6 500+Trophy
6 7 Aravinth N Madurai 6 0 39½ 27 5 Trophy
7 8 GokulAnand M Salem 6 0 39 28.5 6 Trophy
8 9 Sourav S Trichy 6 0 35½ 25 6 Trophy
9 10 RohithVinay R Tirunelveli 0 46 30.3 4 Trophy
10 12 Rishywanth K S M Erode 0 41 25.3 5 Trophy
Under 10 Girls
S.No Rank Name Club Pts Res. BH. SB Vict Prize
1 6 Swetha S Karur 6 0 40 27.5 5 1500+Trophy
2 16 Kanishkaa C Salem 0 37 22.5 5 1250+Trophy
3 24 Niranjana N Tiruchirappalli 5 0 35 18 5 1000+Trophy
4 25 Swarnashri K P Karur 5 0 35 18 5 750+Trophy
5 26 Shrinimeshika K Virudhunagar 5 0 33 17.5 5 500+Trophy
6 32 Janani J Salem 0 34 15.5 4 Trophy
7 44 Miruthika Shree M P Dindigul 4 0 31½ 13 4 Trophy
8 45 Rikhitha R Karur 4 0 30½ 13.5 4 Trophy
9 46 Vaisali M S Karur 4 0 30½ 12 4 Trophy
10 53 Lalinitha S Trichy 4 0 24 9.5 4 Trophy
Under 10 Common Karur Prize Winners
S.No Rank Name Club Pts Res. BH. SB Vict Prize
1 11 Arjun P Karur 0 42 25.8 5 Trophy
2 15 Sukesh R K Karur 0 37½ 24.3 5 Trophy
3 21 Dhanajayan A K Karur 5 0 38 22.5 5 Trophy
4 27 Rithvik S Karur 5 0 32½ 17 5 Trophy
5 30 Akshay Krishna T V Karur 0 37½ 17.3 4 Trophy
6 33 Rithuvarsni A Karur 0 33½ 16.5 4 Trophy
7 34 Yogave Y V Karur 0 32½ 15 4 Trophy
8 35 MuthuPalaniyappanMv Karur 0 32½ 13.8 4 Trophy
9 37 Magatharaj K S Karur 4 0 37½ 13.3 3 Trophy
10 38 Laluprasad M Karur 4 0 34½ 12 4 Trophy
Under 12 Boys
S.No Rank Name Club Pts Res. BH. SB Vict Prize
1 1 Vikash K S Karur 7 0 42½ 36 6 1500+Trophy
2 3 Hari V P Erode 0 43 33.8 5 1250+Trophy
3 4 Yogapriyan E Nca 6 0 42½ 29 6 1000+Trophy
4 5 Nizsaanth Nobel Antony Karur 6 0 37½ 25.8 5 750+Trophy
5 6 Nishanth G Salem 6 0 37 25 6 500+Trophy
6 8 GokulVairamuthu Theni 0 43½ 28.3 5 Trophy
7 9 PradeeshSreeSanth S Trichy 0 42 26.5 4 Trophy
8 10 Moulitharan S Namakkal 0 41½ 25.8 5 Trophy
9 11 Sri Hari S Trichy 0 41 25.3 5 Trophy
10 12 Anerud Praveen Erode 0 40 25.3 5 Trophy
Under 12 Girls
S.No Rank Name Club Pts Res. BH. SB Vict Prize
1 2 Cuba PunithaVilvam Trichy 0 44½ 35.5 6 1500+Trophy
2 13 Kanishka S Salem 0 40 24.8 5 1250+Trophy
3 15 Roshni S Tanjore 5 0 39 21 5 1000+Trophy
4 20 Harshini S Trichy 5 0 35½ 18 5 750+Trophy
5 22 Sahana S K Karur 5 0 34½ 18.8 4 500+Trophy
6 26 Sneka P Ariyalur 5 0 29½ 16.5 5 Trophy
7 28 Sahanaa S M Salem 0 36½ 18.5 3 Trophy
8 35 Karishma S K Karur 4 0 36 15 4 Trophy
9 40 Indhuja S Karur 4 0 31½ 12.5 3 Trophy
10 47 Kiruthika R Karur 4 0 27½ 11 4 Trophy
Under 12 Common Karur Prize Winners
S.No Rank Name Club Pts Res. BH. SB Vict Prize
1 7 Dhaneshwaran M Karur 6 0 35½ 24.8 5 Trophy
2 16 PraneshPeriyasamy Karur 5 0 38½ 21.8 4 Trophy
3 17 Kamalnath D V Karur 5 0 38½ 21.5 4 Trophy
4 23 Hariharan R Karur 5 0 34½ 18 5 Trophy
5 24 Anunithi S S Karur 5 0 34 17.5 5 Trophy
6 25 Rishwanth N T Karur 5 0 30½ 16 4 Trophy
7 29 Balargev V L Karur 0 35½ 17.5 4 Trophy
8 30 Bharathiraja S Karur 0 34½ 16.5 4 Trophy
9 33 Darshan M P Karur 4 0 36½ 15.5 4 Trophy
10 34 Akhilesh M P Karur 4 0 36½ 14.5 4 Trophy
Under 15 Boys
S.No Rank Name Club Pts Res. BH. SB Vict Prize
1 1 Raghavendra V Trichy 7 0 43½ 38.8 6 1500+Trophy
2 2 Kaarthik S Salem 0 40 30.5 6 1250+Trophy
3 3 Sivanesh S Erode 0 39 29 6 1000+Trophy
4 4 Sri Surya Bharathi S Nca 6 0 44 31 6 750+Trophy
5 5 Yogesh M Karur 6 0 42 29 5 500+Trophy
6 8 Inesh G Virudhunagar 0 36½ 23.3 4 Trophy
7 9 Sanjay Pandi G Trichy 0 32½ 20.3 5 Trophy
8 10 Pravin P Erode 5 0 38½ 20.5 5 Trophy
9 11 Naveen B Salem 5 0 37 20 4 Trophy
10 14 Vignesh S L Trichy 5 0 36 19.3 4 Trophy
Under 15 Girls
S.No Rank Name Club Pts Res. BH. SB Vict Prize
1 6 Indira Priyadharshini Sivagangai 6 0 37½ 24.5 6 1500+Trophy
2 7 Lakshana Subramanian Sivagangai 0 37½ 22.8 5 1250+Trophy
3 12 Niranjana P R Cuddalore 5 0 36½ 21.5 4 1000+Trophy
4 13 Divyasri K M Karur 5 0 36½ 20.5 4 750+Trophy
5 15 Saradha M Sivagangai 5 0 35½ 20 5 500+Trophy
6 17 Swetha J Tiruchirappalli 5 0 32 19.5 4 Trophy
7 30 Logasabari M Tirupur 4 0 28½ 10 4 Trophy
8 31 Kavyadharshini T Trichy 4 0 27 11 4 Trophy
9 34 Inakshi G Virudhunagar 0 36 13.8 3 Trophy
10 35 Prateeksha M K Erode 0 35½ 13 3 Trophy
Under 15 Common Karur Prize Winners
S.No Rank Name Club Pts Res. BH. SB Vict Prize
1 18 Abisri G Karur 0 39½ 18.5 4 Trophy
2 19 Anusri K M Karur 0 36½ 17.3 4 Trophy
3 20 Prateesh S Karur 0 35 17.3 4 Trophy
4 24 Kishore Vetrivel Karur 4 0 33½ 13 3 Trophy
5 26 Prasanna B Karur 4 0 31½ 11.5 4 Trophy
6 27 Pavithra P Karur 4 0 31 13 4 Trophy
7 28 HariSudharsan M S Karur 4 0 30½ 11.8 3 Trophy
8 33 Kishore Kumar A Karur 4 0 23½ 6 4 Trophy
9 41 Vengatesh R Karur 3 0 28 9 3 Trophy
10 42 Logeshwaran K Karur 3 0 24½ 7.5 3 Trophy

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