Former state chess champion Y G Vijayeendra with 6.5 points from seven rounds won the title at the Mysore District Open Chess Championshipconducted by the MDCA at the premises of Mahajana HighSchool here on Sunday.
The winners in the first ten places in the Open category were given cashprizes with certificates while the winners in the other categories in
the first three places received trophies and certificates.
The prizes to the winners were given away by N M Biddappa, formerVice President, MDCA, C K Muralidharan, Promoter, MPCA, Shivarame Gowda, Hon Secretary, MDCA.
Winners in the Open chess tournament in different categories conducted by the Mysore District Chess Association at the Mahajana HS in city on Sunday seen with the prizes.