Abhijeet Gupta wins Chess Championship
He was declared winner after he tied up the match with Grandmaster Parimarjan Negi and ended up with 9.5 points. Gupta won a cash prize of Rs one lakh, besides the trophy.
Deepan Chakrabarty was declared runner up. Meanwhile, six players — Abhijeet Gupta, Deepan Chakrabarty, S P Seturaman, M R Venkatesh, Videet Gujarathi and G N Gopal — have been selected for the national chess team.