Chicago, March  11th 2014: TAGC and ATA conducted the 2014 Chess Tournament on March 9th at Russian School of Mathematics Napervile (Chicago suburb) and the event was a grand success. Participants started arriving at around 9:30 AM. We had a turn up of around 45+ participants of various ages. After couple of rounds of intense chess matches in all categories, participants were served oven delicious Pizza for lunch.

 

TAGC and ATA conducted the 2014 Chess Tournament
TAGC and ATA conducted the 2014 Chess Tournament
TAGC and ATA conducted the 2014 Chess Tournament
TAGC and ATA conducted the 2014 Chess Tournament

Everyone played four rounds in a Round Robin format, and then the top 3 participants in each category were announced as winners at the end of the event .

TAGC President Srinivas Pedamallu and TAGC Exectuive committee and BODs Hari Raini, Sujatha Appalaneni, Kiran Mattey and Dr Bhargavi Nettem presented the trophies to all the winners.

K-3 Grade Winners

1. Veda Chebrolu

2. Rohith Koneru

3. Rohan Reddy Aleti

 

TAGC and ATA conducted the 2014 Chess Tournament
TAGC and ATA conducted the 2014 Chess Tournament

4-6 Grade  Winners

1. Pranav Addepalli

2. Rohith Pisapati

3. Abhishek Misra

TAGC and ATA conducted the 2014 Chess Tournament
TAGC and ATA conducted the 2014 Chess Tournament

7 -12 Grade

1. Krishna Gautam Appalaneni

2. Vikram Dara

3.Harsha Vankayalapati

TAGC and ATA conducted the 2014 Chess Tournament
TAGC and ATA conducted the 2014 Chess Tournament

Adults Winners

1. Ratnakar Josyula

2. Suman Paul

3. Anand Devulapally

Sports Committee Chair Ravi Upad, Co-Chair Pradeep Kandimalla, Sports Committee Members Srinivas Chada, Uma Katiki and Ramesh Garapaty worked hard and took care of all the logistics and made the event a grand success. From this winners list, Sports committee announced 8 participants who were sponsored by TAGC for “Intercontinental School Chess Teams Championship” which is going to be held on March 29th and 30th at Country Inn and Suites 1837 Centre Point Cir Naperville, IL.

Special Thanks to Dr. Mikhail Korenman from Russian school of Mathematics Naperville (http://www.russianschool.com/location/naperville) for hosting the event.

TAGC and ATA conducted the 2014 Chess Tournament

TAGC and ATA conducted the 2014 Chess Tournament