India win chess gold

Updated: 25 February 2007 10:35 IST

India won the gold medal in the team classical chess event at the Asian Games in Doha on Thursday.

India win chess gold
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Doha:

India won the gold medal in the team classical chess event at the Asian Games in Doha on Thursday. The team comprising K Sasikiran, P Harikrishna and Koneru Humpy logged 22.5 points in the nine-round Swiss league. They drew 1.5-1.5 with Kazakhstan in the final round. Sasikiran drew with Darmen Sadbakassov, Harikrishna lost to Murtas Kazhgaleyev and Humpy defeated Dana Aketayeva. (PTI)

Topics : Chess India
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