Jamshedpur, May 24: Sanchit Mukherjee of East Singhbhum and Ranchi’s Sucharita Chakraborty performed brilliantly to be crowed the winners in the U-11 boys and U-11 girls’ category of the 16th Jharkhand State U- 7 and 11 (Boys & Girls) Chess Championship-2016, which concluded on Sunday at the JRD Tata Sports Complex.
In the U-11 boys’ category, Kumar Sankalp of East Singhbhum was second, while Ishant Kumar of Dhanbad was third. In the U-11 girls’ category, Arisha Shiraz of East Singhbhum was second followed by Chelsea Mittal of Dhanbad.
In U-7 boys’ category, Krishna Kumar Saw of Dhanbad clinched the first position; Archit Mittal also of Dhanbad was second, while Naman Singh of Seraikela was in the third spot.
In the U-7 girls’ category, Saara Jain of East Singhbhum was first, Pratibha Singh of Dhanbad was second, while Geetikaa Verma of East SInghbhum was in the third spot.