Harika scores win in U-12 event

updated: February 25, 2007 08:37 IST
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Oropesa (Spain):

India's D Harika continued her pursuit of gold with a fine attacking victory in the second round of the World Under-12 Girls Chess Championship here last night. However, the World Under-12 Champion of last year, Deep Sengupta, now playing in the U-14, was held to a draw. The World Youth Chess Festival is an 11-round Swiss format event. Apart from Harika, six other Indians - Y Sandeep, Anoori Shah, Saheli Nath, Abhijit Gupta, G Rohit and Eesha Karawade - in last night's matches. (PTI)