Vanshika Sachdeva wins Smart Girl Udaipur
14-year-old Vanshika Sachdeva of Jodhpur wins Smart Girl All India FIDE Rated Open at Udaipur, Rajasthan by scoring 8.0/9. Vanshika finished a full point ahead of the group of players who scored 7.0/9. Unrated Heena Kaak and Dakshita Kumawat were placed second and third respectively according to their tie-break score. Total 60 women participated from 5 different states across the country in this five-day nine-round women's only FIDE Rated tournament. Photo: FA Neelesh Kumawat
Vanshika wins her maiden FIDE Rated Open
In spite of losing against top seed Arpita Jain in round 4, sixth seeded Vanshika won her last five games in-a-row to win the tournament with a full point ahead.
This event was inaugurated by Kamlesh Choudhary, Secretary of Chittorgarh District Chess Association. Other dignitaries present were Anila Shah Ben, well respected player from Gujarat, a motivation to the chess players, Rajeev Bharadwaj, President of Chess in Lakecity, IA Vikas Sahu, Secretary CIL, IA Rajendra Teli Chief Arbiter & FA Neelesh Kumawat Deputy Chief Arbiter.
The tournament was organized at Baskaran Adhiban Academy in Udaipur, Rajasthan from 9th - 13th August 2019 by Chess in Lakecity. The prizes were distributed by Colonel Sanjeev Kumar, Sena Medal, Deputy Commander, Eklingarh Cantonment, Udaipur. Other guests who were present - Rajeev Bhardwaj, President Chess in lakecity, Shri. Himmat Singh Siglikar, Vice President Chess in lakecity, IA Vikas Sahu, Secretary, Chess in Lakecity, IA Rajendra Teli, Chief Arbiter, FA Neelesh Kumawat Deputy Chief Arbiter.
Final Ranking after 9 Rounds
|2||28||Heena Kaak||F15||w||IND||0||CHESS IN LAKECITY||7,0||0,0||53,5||48,5||41,00|
|3||2||Dakshita Kumawat||F15||w||IND||1287||CHESS IN LAKECITY||7,0||0,0||53,0||50,0||41,50|
|4||13||Khushi Mishra||F15||w||IND||1036||CHESS IN LAKECITY||7,0||0,0||48,0||44,0||33,50|
|6||1||Arpita Jain||w||IND||1387||CHESS IN LAKECITY||6,5||0,0||49,0||45,0||35,50|
|7||3||Charvi Patidar||F15||w||IND||1251||CHESS IN LAKECITY||6,0||0,0||53,5||49,5||30,00|
|9||5||Anisha Jain||F19||w||IND||1185||CHESS IN LAKECITY||6,0||0,0||49,5||46,0||24,75|
|10||9||Aanya Chawat||F15||w||IND||1130||CHESS IN LAKECITY||6,0||0,0||48,5||45,5||28,50|