Rohit Gurung wins 1st Abja Suresh Memorial Rating Open 2022
Rohit Gurung, Mohit Kumar Soni, Divyanshu Kumar Singh and Rupam Mukherjee scored 6/7 each at 1st Abja Suresh Memorial Rating Open 2022. The second seed of the tournament, Rohit from Sikkim, won the tournament on tie-breaks. The remaining three - Mohit, Divyanshu and Rupam were adjudged second to fourth according to tie-breaks. This is Rohit's first-ever Rating Open tournament victory. The total prize fund of the tournament was ₹80000 and 53 cash prizes were up for grabs. The top three prizes were ₹11000, ₹8000 and ₹5000 along with a trophy each. Photo: FA Ravi Kant Tiwari
Top four score 6/7
Only Rohit Gurung and Divyanshu Kumar Singh remained undefeated among the top four finishers. Divyanshu gained a massive 123.6 Elo rating points.
Thanks to the Chief Arbiter FA Ravi Kant Tiwari for the photos.
A total of 74 players took part from all over India, one from Bangladesh and Nepal each. The four-day seven-round Swiss league Rating tournament was organized by Cachar District Chess Association at Silchar, Assam from 9th to 12th December 2022. The time control of the tournament was 90 minutes + 30 seconds increment from move no.1.
|2||6||Mohit Kumar Soni||IND||1773||BIHAR||6||28,5||31||25,50|
|3||20||Divyanshu Kumar Singh||IND||1371||BIHAR||6||28||30||25,50|
|4||4||Rupam Mukherjee||IND||1838||WEST BENGAL||6||26||28||23,50|
|5||14||Piyal Roy Chowdhury||IND||1490||ASSAM||5,5||24||27||17,50|
|7||1||Singh Bhogen R K||IND||1978||MANIPUR||5||29,5||33,5||22,00|
|8||11||Arghya Sen||IND||1552||WEST BENGAL||5||29||32||20,00|
|10||17||Ishan Das||IND||1412||WEST BENGAL||5||24,5||27,5||15,25|
|11||10||Elangbam Shashikanta Singh||IND||1610||MANIPUR||5||23,5||26||17,75|
|13||18||Arman Siddique||IND||1408||WEST BENGAL||5||21,5||24||16,00|
|14||3||Singh Soram Rahul||IND||1861||ASSAM||4,5||29,5||32||18,50|