Parimarjan Negi wins Delhi State blitz

Karun Duggal takes the rapid title

Parimanjan Negi

Grandmaster Parimarjan Negi won the Delhi State Blitz Chess Championship convincingly with 6.5 points at Amity International School, Saket. Karun Duggal, who held Negi in the fifth round finished second with 5.5 points while Sandeep Chitkara and Hemant Sharma finished third and fourth respectively.

Meanwhile in the Open Rapid category, Karun Duggal took the pole position with 5.5 points while Akram Baig and Ajit Kumar Verma tied for the second spot with 5 points but better tie break score help Akram to take the second place honours while Verma satisfied with third spot.

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Final Standing (Blitz)

1 Parimarjan Negi 2593 6½

2 Karun Duggal 2080 5½

3 Sandeep Chitkara 2100 5½

4 Hemant Sharma 2182 5½

5 Saket Kumar 1968 5

6 Preetika Tayal 1883 5

7 Pallavi Dutta 1825 5

8 Akram Baig 1912 5

9 A K Verma 2002 4½

10 Sanjay Chhabra 1878 4½

Final Standing (Rapid)

1 Karun Duggal 2080 5½

2 Akram Baig 1912 5

3 Ajit Kumar Verma 2002 5

4 Hemant Sharma 2182 4½

5 Sandeep Chitkara 2100 4½

6 Kapil Gupta 1830 4½

7 Bharat Singh 2097 4

8 Jaydeep Sharma 1906 4

9 Saket Kumar 1968 4

10 D K Chopra 1923 4

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