Ruiyan emerges winner, India`s Akshayraj joint 2nd

Unheralded Yu Ruiyuan of China stole the limelight by emerging as champion in the fourth Chennai Open International Grandmasters Chess Tournament while India`s Akshayraj Kore ended tied second.

Ruiyuan takes sole lead in Chennai Open chess

Yu Ruiyuan of China led the table with 8.5 points despite losing to compatriot Zeng Chongsheng in the 10th and penultimate round of the SDAT-RMK 4th Chennai Open International Grandmaster chess tournament.

Aleksej, Ruiyuan lead at Chennai Open chess tournament

Top seed Aleksej Aleksandrov of Belarus and untitled Chinese star Yu Ruiyuan shared the lead with seven points at the end of the eighth round of the SDAT-RMK 4th Chennai Open International Grandmasters Chess tournament.

Aleksej, Ruiyuan lead the pack at Chennai Open chess tourney

Top seed Aleksandrov Aleksej of Belarus and unseeded Chinese player Yu Ruiyuan shared the lead with 6.5 points at the end of the seventh round of the SDAT-RMK 4th Chennai Open International Grandmasters Chess tournament on Sunday.

Aleksej, Ruiyuan lead the pack at Chennai Open chess tourney

Top seed Aleksandrov Aleksej of Belarus and untitled Chinese player Yu Ruiyuan shared the lead with 6.5 points