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Abhijit upset

New Delhi: B. Adhiban capitalised on a rare blunder by GM-norm holder and second seed Abhijit Gupta to score a shock victory in the third round of the Asian Junior Chess championship here on Thursday.

G. N. Gopal downed Khamrakulov Dzhurabek of Uzbekistan to share the lead with S. Nitin and M. R. Lalithbabu.

In the girls’ championship, IWM Kruttika Nadig defeated P. Lakshmi Sahiti to remain in joint lead on three points with Amruta Mokal and Kiran Manisha Mohanty. (PTI)

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