1st Place - Bazli Karattiyattil - 8/8
2nd Place - Siddhant Badrinarayan - 7/8
3rd Place - Rudr Prasad - 6/8
4th Place - Sankeertan Badrinarayan - 5/8
5th Place - Ben Lester - 5/8
12 Year Old Prize - Chelsea McKenzie - 3.5/8
11 Year Old Prize - Tahlia Harsdof - 5/8
10 Year Old Prize - Dharan Ravichander - 5/8
9 Year Old Prize - Jourdan Dicks - 5/8
8 Year Old Prize - Jeremy Firth - 2.5/8
7 Year Old Prize - Rhys Weston - 3/8
6 Year Old Prize - William Rumley - 4/8
5 Year Old Prize - This trophy was not given out as no 5 year old players participated.
Girls Prize - Anita Ipalawatte - 4.5/8
Equal 4th-10th Place (missed out on trophy on tie break) - Deepan Ravichander - 5/8
Runner up in 11 Year Old Prize & Equal 4th-10th Place (missed out on tie break) - Andrew Lawrence - 5/8
Runner up in 7 Year Old Prize (missed out on tie break) - Akhil Talapaneni - 3/8
Runner up in 7 Year Old Prize (missed out on tie break) - Sarah Truong - 3/8
The Canberra Chess Challenge 2 was held at Melba-Copland Secondary School on Friday 12th July, and attracted 31 players from Canberra, plus 1 player all the way from Sydney!
The tournament was won by Bazli Karattiyattil, with a very convincing 8/8! Well done to Bazli and all the other trophy and medal winners.
You can find the full results, including standings and crosstable, by clicking the results link below.
It was a long break between Canberra Chess Challenges 1 & 2, but Canberra Chess Challenge 3 will be announced shortly, to be held in the school holidays between Terms 3 & 4. Stay tuned for more information!
Photos from this event can be found on facebook or by clicking here.