Organised under the banner of All Jammu and Kashmir Chess Association, the
Jammu Division selection competition concluded today with the holding of valedictory function at Ace Chess Academy, here.
On the concluding day, Arushi kotwal bagged under-13 girls’ title. Shaurya Sambyal in open and Samriddhi in main event remained runners-up. However, Meenal Gupta remained the star performer, who took away three titles that too without losing a single game.
In Boys section, Akashdeep Singh, Soham Kamotra , Vansh Mahajan, Jaiveer Singh, Yaksh Chopra, Shaurya Sambyal and Imtiyaz Ahmad Shah played well while Ritwan Sauntra and Sumit Grover topped in men’s category.
The prizes were given away by vice President of the Association, Taranvir Singh Gujral and advisor, Dr AS Bhatia.
Earlier, the matches played following the FIDE laws of chess and latest International rules. The competition officiated by Sumit Grover.