6 players leading jointly

Online Staff/GUWAHATI, March 25: A group of six players are leading jointly on the first spot after the end of the fifth round in the Assam Down Town International Open Rating Chess tournament in the city today. The six players who are now on the top spot are Y Dhanabir Singh, Neelabjyoti Borthakur, Appolosana Mangam Rajkumar, Dhrupad Kashyap, Trailokya Nanda and Aarohon Bharadwaj. All collected 4.5 points each. They are followed by a group of 9 players with 4 points each