PANAJI: After six rounds of play at Mangalore Chess, Ritviz Parab, Rishubh Naik, Anirudh Bhat and Niraj Saripalli are on 4 points. Nandini Saripalli and Vasant Naik are on 3.5 points. Snehil Shetty, Riddhi Zantye, Shane Braganza, Sahil Shetty and Jayesh Shettigar are on 3 points.
Aishwarya Thorat, Sakshi Naik Gaonkar, Urvi Bandekar and Vrunda Naik are on 2.5 points. Swera Braganza, Alaina Pereira and Sanjay Thorat are on 2 points. Sweta Koyande is on 1.5 points and Prajval Naik and Prajakta Naik are on 1 point. Vrunda Naik scored 2.5 points with the rated players. She defeated Kumaran T (1427) of TN; Ganapathy M (1377) of Kerala and drew with (1375) of Karnataka. She is now close to get her rating from this tournament.