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India wins eight medals at 4th Asian Para Games 2022

by Shahid Ahmed - 29/10/2023

India has won a total of eight medals in chess at 4th Asian Para Games 2022 in Hangzhou, China. Darpan Inani won individual Gold in Men's Rapid B1 scoring an unbeaten 6/7. Soundarya Kumar Pradhan won Silver 5.5/7 and Ashvin K Makwana Bronze 5/7. The three of them also won team Gold in the same category scoring 16.5/21. Kishan Gangolli won an individual Bronze medal in Men's Rapid B2B3 category scoring 5/7. He also won a team Bronze in the same category with Aryan B Joshi 3.5/7 and Somender B L 3.5/7. Himanshi Rathi secured an individual Bronze in Women Classical B1 category with a score 5/7. She is also part of the Bronze medal winning team in Women Rapid B1 with Vruthi Jain 3/7 and Sanskruti Vikas More 3/7. It is certainly a huge achievement of all nine individuals who have won eight medals in total. Photo: SAI Media

Gold - 2, Silver - 1 and Bronze - 5

The 4th Asian Para Games 2022 took place from 22nd to 28th October 2023 in Hangzhou, China.

Men's Rapid Individual B1: Bronze - Ashvin K Makwana 5/7, Gold - Darpan Inani 6/7 and Silver - Soundarya Kumar Pradhan 5.5/7 | Photo: SAI Media

Final standings in Men's Rapid Individual B1

Rk.SNo NameFEDRtgPts. TB1  TB2  TB3 
12
Darpan, InaniIND1895626,529,50
25
Soundarya, Kumar PradhanIND17815,523260
33
Makwana, Ashvin KIND1862526,529,50

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Final standings in Men's Rapid Team B1

Gold - India 16.5/21 (Darpan Inani 6/7, Soundarya Kumar Pradhan 5.5/7 and Ashvin K Makwana 5/7)

Silver - Iran 12.5/21

Bronze - Indonesia 12/21

Men's Rapid Individual B2B3: Bronze - Kishan Gangolli 5/7 | Photo: SAI Media

Final standings in Men's Rapid Individual B2B3

Rk.SNoNameFEDRtgPts. TB1  TB2  TB3
34Kishan, GangolliIND2042526,529,50
1010Aryan, B JoshiIND17743,526,5290
1314Somender, B LIND14453,519200

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Men's Rapid Team B2B3 Bronze (L to R):  Aryan Joshi 3.5/7, Somender B L 3.5/7 andKishan Gangoli 5/7

Final standings in Men's Rapid Team B2B3

Gold - Philippines 16/21

Silver - Indonesia 13.5/21

Bronze - India 12/21 (Kishan Gangolli 5/7, Aryan Joshi 3.5/7 and Somender B L 3.5/7)

Women Classical Individual B1 Bronze: Himanshi Rathi 5/7 | Photo: SAI Media

Final standings in Women Classical Individual B1

Rk.SNo NameFEDRtgPts. TB1  TB2  TB3 
11
Safaei, MalihehIRI14676,525,528,50
23
Pham, Thi HuongVIE1320527,5290
310
Rathi, HimanshiIND1151527290

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Women Rapid Team B1 Bronze (L to R): Sanskruti Vikas More 3/7, Himanshi Rathi 4.5/7 and Vruthi Jain 3/7 | Photo: SAI Media

Final standings in Women Rapid Team B1

Gold - Iran 13.5/21

Silver - Indonesia 13.5/21

Bronze - India - 10.5/21 (Himanshi Rathi 4.5/7, Vruthi Jain 3/7 and Sanskruti Vikas More 3/7)

Rk.SNoNameFEDRtgPts. TB1  TB2  TB3
410Rathi, HimanshiIND11514,524260
812Vruthi, JainIND1043326280
1011Sanskruti, Vikas MoreIND1068323,5260,5

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