The record number of 501 players were participated in this Chennai District Chess selection championships for under-09, 13, 17 & 25 Boys(Open) & Girls categories held at Avichi Higher Sec. School, Virugambakkam, Chennai on 17th & 18th February 2018.
The following number of players will represent Chennai District in the forth-coming Tamil Nadu State Chess Championships-2018:
In Under-09 Boys category top 3 players selected
In Under-09 Girls category top 2 players selected
In Under-13 Boys category top 7 players selected
In Under-13 Girls category top 4 players selected
In Under-17 Boys category top 7 players selected
In Under-17 Girls category top 2 players selected
In Under-25 Boys category top 10 players selected
In Under-25 Girls category top 5 players selected
|Under-09 Girls||Aswinika Mani R|
|Under-13 Girls||Kirtana S P|
|Under-17 Girls||Harshini B|
|Under-25 Girls||Sri Lalitha R|
|Under-09 Boys||Daakshin Arun|
|Under-13 Boys||Ayyappan P|
|Under-17 Boys||Avinash Ramesh|
|Under-25 Boys||Arjun Kalyan|
Top 10 players in each category were awarded with attractive shields and in addition 30 more consolation prizes were given to the players.
Chennai District Chess Association will pay the entry fees, pocket allowance and T-shirts for the selected and seeded players.
Also providing coaching classes for the top 10 players from each category by the leading coaches.