Royal move through the Western Province Chess Selections


The Western Province Chess Selections for the National Schools’ Games which concluded the past weekend saw Royal make it through the selections successfully with the Senior team putting on a confident performance and the Junior team dominating their category. The scores are as follows,

U19 Boys Final Results

Champions – Nalanda College
Runners Up – Royal College
2nd Runners Up – Ananda College

Royal College Under 19 Team

P.B.Siriwardana 3.5/5
S.A.N.Kulasinge 3.5/5
D.D.Elwitigala 2.5/5
U.P.Madurapperuma 3/4
V.B.Wijekoon 1/1
T.G.Amarasena 4/5
B.D.S.Mendis 2/5

U15 Boys Final Results

Champions – Royal College
Runners Up – D.S. Senanayake College
2nd Runners Up – Ananda College

Royal College Under 15 Team

H.Hasanga 4/5
N.Rathnayake 3/5
H.C.Munasinge 4/5
H.Keshan 3.5/5
M.S.Doluweera 5/5
C.Gamage 4/5
J.Manathunga 0/0

The teams will move forward to the All Island National Schools’ Games Chess Championships in the coming months.