Chopra successfully defends U-10 title

Updated: Jul 12, 2011, 12:58 PM IST

New Delhi: Chess prodigy Aryan Chopra clinched the second successive Commonwealth U-10 2011 Chess Championship held at South Africa.

The nine-year-old Delhi boy not only successfully defended his title but also won the B-Section of the Commonwealth championship, which saw 324 entries across 17 nations.

Chopra last year became the youngest ever U-10 Commonwealth Champion at the age of 8.