Prathidhwani, Welfare organization of IT employees, under the aegis of Capablanca chess school, "Checkmate 2019- Season II" - Chess Tournament for IT Employees and their Kids was held at Technopark Club House on 7th and 8th of December 2019.
The Tournament was inaugurated by Harikrishnan, Kerala State Senior and Rapid Chess Champion. 43 IT employees representing different IT Companies in Technopark and 46 kids of IT employees participated in this Chess Tournament. The tournament was conducted in six rounds and in two days in alignment with the international criteria.
Akhil V Sankar from UST Global secured the Championship for IT employees category.
Second Place - Ershad P from Envestnet
Third Place - Sreejith H (Alamy Images), Fourth Place - Sooraj Pratap Ravi (Envestnet), and Fifth Place - Sachin Saju (Litmus7 Systems)
Rishikesh S A (S/o Sreekumar M N - Tata Elxsi) won the Championship for IT employees Kids category.
Second Place - Goutham Krishna H (S/o Simitha V.S - Saasvaap Techies)
Third Place - Ishan P Jasil (S/o Arunima K Raman - iDynamics Software),
Fourth Place - Hiren A (S/o Soumya.G – UST Global)
Fifth Place - Vaishnav (S/o Sathish – UST Global)
The winners who procured the first five positions of the Chess Tournament were given Trophies, Certificates, cash awards, Dinner vouchers and Participant certificates to all participants.
The valedictory function was attended by Capablanca chess school Manager Sri Vijin Babu S, Slice Of Spice Partner Suresh, “Prathidhwani Checkmate Season II- 2019” Convener Saneesh KP, Joint Convener Sreeni Dony, Prathidhwani President Raneesh A R, Secretary Vineeth Chandran, Joint secretary Vishnu Rajendran, Treasurer Rahul Chandran, Participants and their parents, IT employees and Prathidhwani members.
“Prathidhwani Checkmate ” is the only chess tournament conducted in IT sector for IT employees and their Kids in association with Capablanca chess school.
Thank you all !!