Playing with white pawn Arshia started to play in Sicilian defense and snatched the victory with just 39 moves. At the end of third round she gathered 2.5 points. On the other hand after losing in both 1st and 2nd round, Subhranil Majumder registered his first win in the third round of the tournament.

Playing against Joydeep Kashyap in Queens’s pawn opening, Subhranil won this round in just 36 moves and gathered a point. While Parthajit Saha got bye while Arunika Ghosh and Soham Nag lost respectively today. Both of them have 1.5 and 1 point respectively. The fourth round will be held in Friday.