chessbase india logo

Devesh Anand Naik dominates Goa State Senior Rating 2023 with a perfect 9/9

by Shahid Ahmed - 16/08/2023

Devesh Anand Naik (Ponda) scored a perfect 9/9 to win Goa State Senior Rating Championship 2023. He finished a full point ahead of the runner-up, Mandar Lad Pradip (Bardez) 8/9. Four players - Aayush Shirodkar (Salcete), Chaitanya V Gaonkar (Bicholim), Rishikesh Parab (Mormugao) and Anish Naik (Ponda) scored 6.5/9 each. They were placed third to sixth according to tie-breaks respectively. Mandar's sole loss was against the eventual champion, Devesh in the sixth round. The top two players finished 1.5 points ahead of the field. Top three seeds secured the podium. The top three prizes were ₹5000, ₹4000 and ₹3000 along with a trophy each respectively. The five-day nine-round Swiss League Rating tournament was organized by Tiswadi Taluka Chess Association from 26th to 30th July 2023. Photos: IA Arvind Mhamal

Top two outperform the rest

Devesh Anand Naik was the sole leader 8/8 heading into the final round. He was a full point ahead of the top seed Mandar Lad Pradip 7/8. Devesh defeated Chaitanya V Gaonkar in the final round, while Mandar got the better of Shubh Vishnu Borkar. Aayush Shirodkar won against Rajveer Patil. Thus, Devesh became a clear champion, Mandar sole second and Aayush secured third place due to better tie-break score.

Champion - Devesh Anand Naik 9/9

L to R: IA Arvind Mhamal, Chief Arbiter and Vice President, GCA, Dattaram Pinge, Secretary TTCA, Guest of Honor - Mr Allabaksh Mulla, Chief Guest - Mahesh Candolkar, President, Goa Chess Association, Ashesh Keni, Secretary GCA and Naresh Pednekar.

Runner-up - Mandar Lad Pradip 8/9

Second Runner-up - Aayush Shirodkar 6.5/9

The tournament was inaugurated by lighting the traditional lamp and making the first move on the board by Mahesh Candolkar, newly elected president of Goa Chess Association, in presence of Sandesh Amonkar, Dnyaneshwar Naik, Dattaram Pinge, Secretary TTCA, Vasudev Amonkar, Atish Angle, IA Arvind Mhamal, Chief Arbiter and Vice President, GCA and others.

Prize winners of Goa State Senior Rating 2023

Prizes were distributed by the Chief Guest - Mahesh Candolkar in presence of guests - Allabaksh Mulla, Ashesh Keni, Secretary GCA, Sandesh Amonkar, Dnyaneshwar Naik, IA Arvind Mhamal, Chief Arbiter & Vice President GCA, Dattaram Pinge, Secretary TTCA, Vasudev Amonkar, Atish Angle and others.

Devesh Anand Naik scored a perfect 9/9 and increased his Elo rating by 33.6 points

Thanks to IA Arvind Mhamal, Chief Arbiter of the tournament and Vice President of GCA, for sharing the photos and info about the event.

 

A total of 76 players took part from various districts across the state of Goa in this five-day nine round Rating Open tournament. It was organized by Tiswadi Taluka Chess Association at Mahalaxmi vachan Mandir Hall in Panaji, Goa from 26th to 30th July 2023. The time control of the event was 90 minutes + 30 seconds increment from move no.1.

Final standings

Rk.SNo NameTypsexRtgClub/CityPts. TB1  TB2  TB3  TB4  TB5 
12
Devesh Anand Naik1846Ponda9485353,0009
21
Lad Mandar Pradip1962Bardez85154,545,5008
33
Shirodkar Aayush1656Salcete6,5505537,7506
414
Chaitanya V GaonkarU131282Bicholim6,54751,533,0006
56
Parab Rishikesh1458Mormugao6,54750,533,7506
68
Anish Naik1366Ponda6,539,54125,2506
712
Saras Summer PowarU111319Salcete65053,530,7505
825
Joshua Mark TellesU91047Salcete64952,531,0005
916
Shubh Vishnu BorkarU111194Salcete6495229,5006
109
Rajveer PatilU111356Mormugao648,55228,5006
115
Madhavan G1463Tiswadi643,545,528,5004
127
Ekka AniketU131375Mormugao6424629,0005
1318
Sequeira JennicaU13Fw1145Salcete640,54427,0006
1426
J A Simplicio ViegasU131045Salcete639,543,526,5006
1513
Adarsh Anand Patekar1306Pedne638,541,525,0006

Details


Related news:
Ritviz Parab convincingly clinches Durga Motors Rapid Rating Open 2024

@ 23/02/2024 by Shahid Ahmed (en)
Laxman R R wins Liberation Cup Rapid Rating Open 2023

@ 05/01/2024 by Shahid Ahmed (en)
Marthandan K U wins Late Shri Vasudeva V Dempo Rating Open 2023

@ 28/11/2023 by Shahid Ahmed (en)
Ritviz Parab dominates TTCA Blitz Rating Open 2023

@ 22/11/2023 by Shahid Ahmed (en)
Paarth P Salvi dominates Late Lt. Cdr. Gopal Sakharam Sukthankar Memorial Rapid Rating Open 2023

@ 07/11/2023 by Shahid Ahmed (en)
Ethan Vaz wins Monginis Rapid Rating Open 2023

@ 30/10/2023 by Shahid Ahmed (en)
Nitish Belurkar wins 1st Unity Club Rapid Rating Open 2023

@ 21/05/2023 by Shahid Ahmed (en)
Ameya Audi clinches Late Venkatesh and Sumathi Shanbag Memorial 2nd Rapid Rating Open 2023

@ 28/01/2023 by Shahid Ahmed (en)
Niraj Saripalli wins Late Lt. Cdr. Gopal Sakharam Sukthankar Memorial All Goa Rapid Rating 2022

@ 05/12/2022 by Shahid Ahmed (en)
Kaustuv Kundu conquers 3rd TTCA Rating Open 2022

@ 17/11/2022 by Shahid Ahmed (en)
Sairudra Nagvekar wins Rotary All Goa Rapid Rating Open 2022

@ 19/10/2022 by Shahid Ahmed (en)
Pillar of strength for Indian chess, Bharat Singh Chauhan recounts his journey

@ 06/07/2019 by Basil Sylvester Pinto (en)
I want to be a GM as soon as possible: Leon Luke Mendonca

@ 02/07/2019 by Basil Sylvester Pinto (en)
I play chess to gain experience and improve my game: lone Afghan player at the 2nd Goa GM 2019

@ 01/07/2019 by Basil Sylvester Pinto (en)
The Goa Chronicles - how Carlsen and Anand helped me shoot for the stars!

@ 01/07/2019 by Tanmay Srinath (en)
Armenians rule 2nd Goa GM Open 2019

@ 30/06/2019 by Basil Sylvester Pinto (en)
अर्मेनिया के सहकयान समवेल बने गोवा इंटरनेशनल के विजेता

@ 30/06/2019 by Niklesh Jain (hi)
10 things that made last day of Goa GM International 2019 special

@ 28/06/2019 by Sagar Shah (en)
No need to travel to Europe if you have events like Goa GM 2019!

@ 25/06/2019 by Sagar Shah (en)
गोवा इंटरनेशनल - 7 भारतीय खिलाड़ियों को मिले नार्म

@ 25/06/2019 by Niklesh Jain (hi)
Age is only a number for Subramanian

@ 24/06/2019 by Basil Sylvester Pinto (en)
गोवा इंटरनेशनल R 8 – रोमांचक होती जंग !

@ 24/06/2019 by Niklesh Jain (hi)
It's Manuel, not Tigran! Petrosyan leads the Goa GM 2019 with 7.0/8

@ 24/06/2019 by Sagar Shah (en)
5 chess tales from Goa!

@ 23/06/2019 by Sagar Shah (en)
गोवा इंटरनेशनल : R-6&7:भारत के इनियान शीर्ष पर पहुंचे

@ 23/06/2019 by Niklesh Jain (hi)
गोवा इंटरनेशनल : आंध्रप्रदेश के गोपाल कार्तिक बने कैटेगरी बी विजेता

@ 22/06/2019 by Nitesh srivastava (hi)
Karthik Gopal wins Goa B 2019, Petrosyan sole leader in A

@ 22/06/2019 by Sagar Shah (en)
गोवा इंटरनेशनल R 5 – अर्मेनिया के पेट्रोसियन मेनुएल नें बनाई बढ़त

@ 22/06/2019 by Niklesh Jain (hi)
Goa GM 2019 Round 4: Train with the grandmasters

@ 21/06/2019 by Sagar Shah (en)
गोवा इंटरनेशनल R4 -चार खिलाड़ी चार अंको पर पहुंचे !

@ 20/06/2019 by Niklesh Jain (hi)
Ratnakaran's unthinkable queen sacrifice lights up Goa!

@ 20/06/2019 by Sagar Shah (en)
गोवा इंटरनेशनल R 2&3 – रत्नाकरण के नाम रहा दिन !

@ 20/06/2019 by Niklesh Jain (hi)
Goa GM 2019 Round 1: Grandeur with a personal touch!

@ 19/06/2019 by Sagar Shah (en)
गोवा इंटरनेशनल R1 -बड़े उलटफेर : 4 ग्रांडमास्टर हारे !

@ 18/06/2019 by Niklesh Jain (hi)
Last 2 days to register for the 2nd Goa GM International 2019

@ 30/05/2019 by ChessBase India (en)
2nd edition of Goa GM International is here with a prize fund of Rs.53 lakh!

@ 09/04/2019 by Sagar Shah (en)
The curious case of Vishrut Parekh

@ 27/01/2019 by Sagar Shah (en)
Pouya Idani wins the 1st Goa GM International 2018

@ 23/10/2018 by Sagar Shah (en)
Goa GM 2018 Round 9: Being overambitious sometimes pays, sometimes doesn't!

@ 20/10/2018 by Sagar Shah (en)
Goa GM 2018 Round 8: An Iranian, an Ukrainian and an Armenian

@ 19/10/2018 by Sagar Shah (en)
गोवा इंटरनेशनल - अंकित गजवा का असाधारण प्रदर्शन

@ 18/10/2018 by Niklesh Jain (hi)
Goa GM 2018 Round 6+7: Madhya Pradesh domination!

@ 18/10/2018 by Sagar Shah (en)
Goa GM 2018 Round 5: Who said GMs and IMs do not blunder?

@ 16/10/2018 by Sagar Shah (en)
Goa GM 2018: What is Troitsky's line?

@ 16/10/2018 by Sagar Shah (en)
गोवा इंटरनेशनल - अनुराग दीपन और स्टेनी को सयुंक्त बढ़त

@ 16/10/2018 by Niklesh Jain (hi)
Goa GM 2018 Round 2+3: 6-year-old prodigy and a 12-year-old veteran!

@ 15/10/2018 by Sagar Shah (en)
Goa GM 2018 Round 1: No less than Batumi!

@ 14/10/2018 by Sagar Shah (en)
Live Games from Goa GM International 2018

@ 13/10/2018 by Sagar Shah (en)