Tuesday, November 29, 2022

Kughao wins Sumi Chess title

Kughaho Kiho emerged as the champion of the Sumi Chess Championship 2022 in open category organized by Sumi Chess Association Nagaland (SCAN) held at Tourist Lodge Dimapur.
According to SCAN general secretary, Mughato K Kiba, Itokhu Sumi and Toikhu Awomi emerged as the first and second runners up. Tohuto Yeptho,Toyivi Yeptho and Akaho Achumi received the 4th,5th and 6th position prizes.
In the U-14 category Hukato Jakhalu emerged as champion while Jesse Chishi and Iloito Jakhalu won the 1st and 2nd runner up award.
All the top three winners from both categories received cash prize along with trophy and certificate.
Meanwhile, Sumi Chess Association Nagaland held an emergency general meeting after the Championship and discussed on its Silver Jubilee celebration in 2025.
In the meeting, the house unanimously elected Dr Inaje Phuleshe as jubilee planning board convenor along with 14 others.
In the meeting former presidents and members of SCAN took active participation.

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