South players ahead in Under-9 chess championship

PTI| Updated: Nov 11, 2013, 21:52 PM IST

Chennai: Players from the Southern India grabbed the leadership spots in the 27th National Under-9 Boys and Girls Chess Championship being sponsored by the Tamil Nadu government here on Monday.

Dhanush of Karnataka, Pragyanandha of Tamil Nadu and Nishal Serin of Kerala are leading the table with seven points each.