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Welsh Junior Championships: Week-end 1 2016

 

The Grange hosted the Welsh Junior Championships for the under 8s, 9s, 11s and 13s over the week-end of 30-31 January 2016.

 

The result in the championship sections were as follows:

 

Under 13s: Joint first were Daniel Jaberansari, Aishwarya Lutchman Singh, Duncan MacDonald and Emily Wang

Under 11s: First Venetia Sivarajasingam, second Nayana Kalavala and third equal were Madeleine Smith and Nye Bradfield

Under 9s: First Ethan Chung, second equal Daniel Chung and Milo Davies

Under 8s: First Tom Davies, second Benjamin Jaberansari and third Alfie MacMillan

Read more: Welsh Junior Championships: Week-end 1 2016

Chirag shares U12 Major title at the London Junior Chess Championship

Chirag Guha shared first place in the under 12 Major category of the London Junior Chess Championship, which was held at the Harrow Campus of Westminster University between 28th and 30th December. In this gruelling event, involving three rounds per day with a time control of 70 minutes plus 10 seconds per move, Chirag scored 7.5/9. He shared the title with Jason Covey and Anita Somton.

Junior chess activities are generously supported by a

 grant from the

Welsh Assembly

Government

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