Padmini Champ

Published: 24th November 2015 06:21 AM  |   Last Updated: 24th November 2015 06:21 AM   |  A+A-

KOLKATA: Defending champion and top seed, Odisha’s Padmini Rout on Monday annexed the women’s national premier chess championship title with a round to spare at the end of the 10th and penultimate stage here on Monday.

Padmini, who beat former national champion Tania Sachdev of Air India with black pieces, now has an insurmountable score of 8.5 points.


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