Pune: Y. Pratibha of Tamil Nadu beat overnight leader M. Sameera Ravi to emerge joint leader in the 29th national women’s B chess here Thursday.
After six rounds, Pratibha has 5.5 points to be tied with Esha Karavade and M. Safira Shahnaz. Esha and Safira drew their game Thursday.
Swati Mohota beat Dolan Champa Bose and is joint second with five points along with Sameera, Anuprita Patil and Purabi Singh. (PTI)