ANDHRA PRADESH STATE
There is Nallapalli Memorial tournament at TENALI of Andhra Pradesh on 9th and 10th June 2001. Boarding and lodging is free as is usual with their hospitality. The qualified teams have to stay there on Monday 11th, and play till the top four positions are known. .Circar express and Calcutta mail are convenient trains to reach Tenali.
Excerpts from DECCAN CHRONICLE. VIJAYAWADA
Tenali June 11
SP Chemicals top qualifier.
SP Chemicals of Hyderabad topped the qualifiers with 134 points in the team of four duplicate event for the Kamalakar Trophy in the 11th Nannapaneni Venkatarao Open Bridge tournament.
The team consists of International Krishnamurthy, Prakash Kajrewal, V R Rao, Ajay Yadnik, PBL Tilak and Subba Rao
Placed second was Dr Raghavan’s team from Chennai which gathered 130 points
Mr R V Subramanian Secretary, TNBA reports as follows:-
Results of Nannapaneni Venkatarao Memorial 11th open Bridge Tournament 2001
held at Tenalifrom 9th to 11th June.
TEAM OF FOUR DUPLICATE.
WINNER NEST INTERNATIONAL 1. P.NIRANJAN 105 VPS
RUNNER UP SUDHAKAR TEAM
VIZAG 1.P.SUDHAKAR RAO, 103 VPS
3RD DR.KRANTI'S TEAM
WARANGAL 1.G.KRANTI RAO 80 VPS
4TH RAGALA TEAM
HYDERABAD. 1.N.N.REDDY. 72 VPS
NORTHSOUTH WINNER 1.SAJID HUSSAIN 61.5%
EAST WEST WINNER 1.K.KRISHNA KUMAR 65.3%
WINNER SINHA TEAM 1.G.P.SINHA 101 POINTS
SECOND DR.KRANTI'TEAM 1.KRANTI RAO, 99 POINTS
THIRD .S.P.CHEMICALS. 1.K.V.KRISHNAMURTHY 98 POINTS
FOURTH JUPITER'S TEAM 1.T.N.RAO 93 POINTS