14-year-old Mendonca wins chess tournament in Hungary – The Tribune India

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Young Indian International Master Leon Luke Mendonca earned his maiden Grandmaster norm after winning the title in Rigochess International Festival tournament in Hungary. The 14-year-old Mendonca won six games, drew two and lost one to emerge winner in the 10-player field which included three GMs. I am very happy to win the event and gain my first GM norm after missing out on earlier occasions narrowly, the Goa-based player said.

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