Derik's Chess School talent Kum. Andria Lourdes D'souza
has won the
Gold medal in Under 16 Girls category in the 4th Swensen's Age Group
Chess Championship held on 13th August 2013 at Cititel Midavalley, Kuala
Championship was part of the 10th International
Malaysian Chess Festival being held from 9th to 19th August.Players from
from across the world including Malaysia, Philippines, Iran,
Uzbekistan, Singapore, China, England,Indonesia, India are participating
in this prestigious Festival.
Andria scored 5 points in 6 rounds swiss league
championship and stood winner among Girls and Runner Up in the combined
Andria is studying in St. Agnes Girls High School and is daughter of Victor and Avitha D'souza.
It can be recalled that, in the 9th edition,
Master Akhil R M of Mangalore had won the Gold in Under 14 category in
the same event last year.