Poland, Spain and Germany in lead; India 'A' hold Ukraine

Spain and Poland lead the table with four match points after two rounds. Poland swept Romania 4-0, while Spain made short work of Slovenia 3.5-0.5.

In the fourth table, India 'A' held fourth seeded Ukraine to a 2-2 draw, thanks to wins in the middle board by Kishan Gangolli and Darpan Inani.

Taking an early 2-0 lead, Ukraine looked all set for a victory, when the Indian duo turned the tables on the higher seed.

Kishan and Darpan maintained their composure in a tight situation, converting crucial points and giving the all- important draw to India.

India 'B', facing the Netherlands, acquitted themselves well with a narrow 2.5-1.5 victory over their European rivals.

(Round 2):

Poland (4) beat Romania (2), Slovenia (2) lost to Spain (4), Ukraine (3) drew with India A (3), Columbia (2) lost to Germany (4), Slovakia (0) lost to Bulgaria (3), Croatia (2) beat Turkey (0), Italy (0) lost to Denmark (2), France (0) lost to Sweden (2), Kazakhastan (2) beat South Africa (0), The Netherlands (0) lost to India B (2).

  

image
Business Standard
177 22
Business Standard

Poland, Spain and Germany in lead; India 'A' hold Ukraine

Press Trust of India  |  Chennai 

Spain and Poland lead the table with four match points after two rounds. Poland swept Romania 4-0, while Spain made short work of Slovenia 3.5-0.5.

In the fourth table, India 'A' held fourth seeded Ukraine to a 2-2 draw, thanks to wins in the middle board by Kishan Gangolli and Darpan Inani.

Taking an early 2-0 lead, Ukraine looked all set for a victory, when the Indian duo turned the tables on the higher seed.

Kishan and Darpan maintained their composure in a tight situation, converting crucial points and giving the all- important draw to India.

India 'B', facing the Netherlands, acquitted themselves well with a narrow 2.5-1.5 victory over their European rivals.

(Round 2):

Poland (4) beat Romania (2), Slovenia (2) lost to Spain (4), Ukraine (3) drew with India A (3), Columbia (2) lost to Germany (4), Slovakia (0) lost to Bulgaria (3), Croatia (2) beat Turkey (0), Italy (0) lost to Denmark (2), France (0) lost to Sweden (2), Kazakhastan (2) beat South Africa (0), The Netherlands (0) lost to India B (2).

  

RECOMMENDED FOR YOU

Poland, Spain and Germany in lead; India 'A' hold Ukraine

Poland, Spain and Germany moved into lead after the second round of the TATA 14th IBCA Chess Olympiad for the Blind 2012 at Hotel Le Royal Meridien, here today.

Spain and Poland lead the table with four match points after two rounds. Poland swept Romania 4-0, while Spain made short work of Slovenia 3.5-0.5.

In the fourth table, India 'A' held fourth seeded Ukraine to a 2-2 draw, thanks to wins in the middle board by Kishan Gangolli and Darpan Inani.

Taking an early 2-0 lead, Ukraine looked all set for a victory, when the Indian duo turned the tables on the higher seed.

Kishan and Darpan maintained their composure in a tight situation, converting crucial points and giving the all- important draw to India.

India 'B', facing the Netherlands, acquitted themselves well with a narrow 2.5-1.5 victory over their European rivals.

(Round 2):

Poland (4) beat Romania (2), Slovenia (2) lost to Spain (4), Ukraine (3) drew with India A (3), Columbia (2) lost to Germany (4), Slovakia (0) lost to Bulgaria (3), Croatia (2) beat Turkey (0), Italy (0) lost to Denmark (2), France (0) lost to Sweden (2), Kazakhastan (2) beat South Africa (0), The Netherlands (0) lost to India B (2).

  
image
Business Standard
177 22
Widgets Magazine

More News

Widgets Magazine
Widgets Magazine

Premium Services

In Partnership with

 

Dear Guest,

 

Welcome to the premium services of Business Standard brought to you courtesy FIS.
Kindly visit the Manage my subscription page to discover the benefits of this programme.

Enjoy Reading!
Team Business Standard