Chennai, Mar. 16:
R.K. Chopon Babu of Prodapt Solutions won the 23rd Tiruvallur- Sri Krishna Agency team selection chess championship held at Sports Development Authority of Tamil Nadu, Tiruvallur.
In the valedictory function, Rtn. Roop Kumar and Rtn. A.Kumaran participated as chief guests and distributed the prizes
Final Standings: Men: 1) RK Chopon Babu (5/5); 2) Jones Prabhakaran (4½); 3) R.Raghavan (4½); 4) A Madhan Baskar (4); 5) N Vigneshwar (4);
6) Balaji Subramanian (4) 7) R Velmurugan (4); 8) G.Heman Raj (4); 9) Ramesh Murugesan (3½); 10) A Anand(3½).
The ten players as two teams (4+1) will represent Thiruvallur District in the forthcoming TN State Team Chess Championships to be held at Karur.