The Prize giving of “ Golden Square Team Chess Championship”

The Prize giving of “Golden Square Team Chess Championship” conducted by Golden Square International Chess Association, held at the Colombo Public Library Auditorium. Photo

The Chief Guest Mr. Ramal Jasinghe, President of Mercantile Chess Association and the Chief Executive Officer of Asian Alliance Insurance PLC, and Dr. Punyadasa Kuruppu the Principal of Isipathana Collge graced this award ceremony.

The Team winner of each age group category (8, 9, 10,11,12,13,14,15,16 & 18 age) received the trophies.

There were two Air Tickets sponsored by by the President of Golden Square International Chess Association for the Overall Championship in Under 12 and Over 12 category. 10 years old Senith Suriyaarachchi of Ananda College and 14 years old Lahiru Munasinghe of Ananda College won the Overall Trophies and they get the opportunity win two Air Tickets to India participating in 8 th Adyar Times Rating Chess Tournament in Chennai India in end of July 2008.

Champions of the Golden Square Team Chess Championship – 2007




Under 8

Anatoly Karpov Chess Club

Golden Square Chess Team

Under 9

Ananda College

Sri Sangamitta Balika Vidyalaya, Colombo

Under 10

Ananda College

Anula Vidyalaya, Nugegoda

Under 11

Ananda College

High School , Mount Lavinia

Under 12

D.S.Senanayake College

Visaka Vidyalaya

Under 13

Ananda College

Musaeus College

Under 14

Isipathana College

Devi Balika Vidyalaya

Under 15

Ananda College

Rathnavalee Balika Vidyalaya, Colombo

Under 16

Lumbini College

Methodist College , Kollupitiya

Under 18


Samudradevi College , Nugegoda