Ziaur Rahman and Mehdi Hasan Parag beat Saptorshi Gupta and Manthan Kashyap Datta in the second round respectively
Grandmaster Ziaur Rahman and Fide Master Mehdi Hasan Parag registered their second consecutive win in the 17th Delhi International Open Grandmaster Chess Tournament after beating their Indian opponents in New Delhi Thursday.
Zia and Parag beat Saptorshi Gupta and Manthan Kashyap Datta in the second round respectively.
FM Mohammad Fahad Rahman and Tahsin Tajwar Zia were held to a draw against Bhavesh Mahajan and Tran Tuan Minh of Vietnam respectively.
Both earned 1.5 points each so far.