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Junior qualifier and ECF Under 13 semi-final at Monmouth 2015

On Saturday 14 November The Grange hosted a Welsh Junior Championship qualifier and the ECF under 13 teams-of-four regional semi-final.

The results in the qualifiers were as follows:

  • Under 8s: 1st Tom Davies (5/6) 2nd Nia Rathkey 4.5/6 3rd Lewis Wynn 4/6
  • Under 9s: 1st equal Sridatta Dantu (5/6) Jonathan Davies (5/6) Jacob Wynn (5/6)
  • Under 10s: 1st equal Daniel Chung (5/6), Steffan Griffiths (5/6) and Nye Bradfield (5/6)
  • Under 11s: 1st Joel Chung (6/6) , 2nd Bindu Doddi (5/6), 3rd equal Finlay Robertson (4/6) and William Latheron (4/6)

 

As well as these children, the following scored 4/6 or better and have also qualified for the Championship section of the Welsh Junior Championships:

  •  Under 9s: Ivo Woodward, Kip Sampson and Rajan Randeva
  • Under 10s: Harry Dawes, Thomas Davies, Jack Gaad, Kavin Govindaraj and William Edwards

 

The ECF Under 13 regional qualifier, involving ten teams, was won by Howell’s of Cardiff (Shayanna Sivarajasingam, Neya Govindaraj, Emily Wang and Grace Eddy) with 12.5 points out of a possible 16. A point behind were St John’s (Hiya Ray, Daniel Jaberansari, Ethan Chung and Anish Choudhury). Both teams go through to the ECF Under 13 finals. 

 

 

 

Under 11s: 1st Joel Chung (6/6) , 2nd Bindu Doddi (5/6), 3rd equal Finlay Robertson (4/6) and William Latheron (4/6)

 

Under 10s: 1st equal Daniel Chung (5/6), Steffan Griffiths (5/6) and Nye Bradfield (5/6)

 

Under 9s: 1st equal Sridatta Dantu (5/6) Jonathan Davies (5/6) Jacob Wynn (5/6)

 

Under 8s: 1st Tom Davies (5/6) 2nd Nia Rathkey 4.5/6 3rd Lewis Wynn 4/6

Junior chess activities are generously supported by a

 grant from the

Welsh Assembly

Government

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