Published May 18
B D Narayankar
PUNE: Unrated Rugved Gupchup upset international player Dhananjay Pandit in the fourth round of the Central Maharashtra Chess Selection Tournament 2007 played at Gupte Mangal Karyalaya here on Thursday.
Chinmoy Kulkarni, Hrishikesh Salvekar and Kapil Lohana with four points were leading the points table after the completion of fourth round. The selected players will represent Central Maharashtra in the Maharashtra Chess Selection Tournament for National B to be held at Aurangabad from May 28 to June 2.
ROUND FOUR RESULTS: Sohan 3 lost to Chinmay Kulkarni 4; Mihir Bhadkamkar 3 lost to Hrishikesh Salvekar 4; Kapila Lohana 4 beat C N Bhadbhade 3; Pinak Jedhe 3.5 beat Parikshit Vemulkar 3; Rugved Gupchup 3 beat Dhananjay Pandit 2; Neel Jambhekar 2 lost to Salil Rabade 3; Rajas Bhalerao 3 beat Roshan Joshi 2; Sunil B Joshi 3 beat Vishwas Bhuskute 2; Rahul Bora 2 lost to Abhishek Korpe 3; Rajat Mehta 2 lost to Tushar Chandgude 3.