Vinay Kumar Gajbhiye notched up maximum six points to bag the title of the DRM Challenge Online Rapid Chess tournament, organised by the South East Central Railway Sports Association here on Tuesday.
The online competition was held on lichess.org platform. Gajbhiye was followed by Amrut Chandewar, who grabbed five points. Jeevan Shende, with 4.5 points, placed third.The tourney was conducted under the guidance of Maninder Uppal, DRM, SECR and president SECRSA. AK Suryawanshi, ADRM (0) and vice-president, SECRSA, GV Jagtap, ADRM (T) and vice-president, SECRSA, Aditya Somkuwar, senior sports officer Pranay R Kokash, sports secretary, Radhey Shukla and joint sports secretary and former Ranji Trophy player Anirudha Sarwate worked hard for the success of the meet. IA Deepak Chavan was the chief arbiter. He was assisted by FA Umesh Panbude and Gulshan Patil.Gajbhiye received the winner’s certificate by Maninder Uppal, DRM, SECR in presence of dignitaries.