Odia girl Anwesha bags silver in National U-13 chess championship

Bhubaneswar: After registering seven wins and four draws, Odia girl Anwesha Mishra bagged the Silver medal at the 29th National Under-13 Girls Chess Championship.

Anwesha scored nine points in the week-long championship which was held in Gurgaon. Anwesha defeated WCM Lakshmi C in the eleventh round to claim the second position.

Notably, the gold medal went to Andhra Pradesh’s Priyanka Nutakki who bagged 10 points. The bronze medal went to Vantika Agarwal with 9 points.