Munasinghe Twin Brothers performances
are creditable to Sri
Munasinghe and Lahiru Munasinghe Sri Lankan twin brothers finished with 6.5
and 6 points and won the 2nd and 3rd places respectively after
the 8th round at Super Kids Age Group Chess Tournament ( under
15 ) conducted by Sri Sirinivasan Sports Academy in Triplicane,
Chennai, India. K.Karthian of India won the championship of this age group
and received the championship trophy from the Sri Lankan Chess
Olympiad Gold Medalis, Mrs. Suneetha
of the Lanka Chess Foundation and the Anatoly Karpov
Chess Club of the Russian Centre in Colombo
at the Award Ceremony held at the main hall of Jain Vidyalaya,
Triplican at 4pm.
While Yasantha Jayaweera
got the 8th place by collecting 5 points and S.Hafeel
and Pasan Meuranga
Thenabadu finished with 3.5 and 3 points respectively.
collected 5 points out of 8 possible and received a trophy as
the 9th place.
collected 4.5 points and Yoshitha Atukorale got 4 points in under
Champions of Super Kids
Children’s Age Group Chess Tournament -2008
Under 15 Boys Karthikeyan Murali
Under 12 Boys Yogith S.
Under 10 Boys Aravindh Chithambaram
Under 8 Boys Prathish A.
Under 15 Girls Aishwarya R.
Under 12 Girls Balakannamma P
Under 10 Girls Manjula R.
Under 8 Girls Rakshana K.
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