Common Wealth Chess Arshia ends at 9th position

AGARTALA:

Arshia Das finished at the 9th position in under 8 category of the ongoing Common Wealth chess tournament at New Delhi. In the 7th and last round today Arshia faced a defeat to Pranchal Hiya.

A win in this round would have been enough for Arshia for a place in top three but among 34 chess players in this category she grabbed the 9th position.

On the other hand Soham Nag won in the last round against Manish Sharma and finished in 25thposition among 60 players from the category.

Parthajit Saha ended on the 42nd position among 43 players in under 12 section while Subhranil Majumder, Arunika Ghosh also lost their respective matches today and thus ended the tournament much below rank respectively.