Sasikiran, Harikrishna share lead

Updated: 25 February 2007 08:27 IST

GM P Harikrishna and GM K Sasikiran shared the lead with 12 points each at the end of the 16th round of the 39th National 'A' Chess Championship.

Sasikiran, Harikrishna share lead

Nagpur:

GM P Harikrishna and GM K Sasikiran shared the lead with 12 points each at the end of the 16th round of the 39th National 'A' Chess Championship here today.Harikrishna comfortably got the better of C S Gokhale, while Sasikiran, the overnight sole leader, was held by IM S S Ganguly.GM Dibyendu Barua, who scored easy victory over B T Muralikrishnan, raised his tally to 11.5 points. Ganguly trailed behind on 10.5 points while GM Abhijit Kunte and IM V Sarvanan were at 9.5 points. All these players are in contention for the top honours. (PTI)



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