In the Shrikant Patwardhan Memorial National selection Age Group Chess Championship, the under-10 category saw Manav Badani of Maharashtra (Mumbai), Aryansh Chaturvedi of UP , Ansh Dugar of Maharashtra (Mumbai), Anshul Gupta, Raj Sambhav of UP leading jointly with 3 points after 3rd round.

In the U-12, Avirup Kundu West Bangal, Himanshu Harsh Bihar, Yash Doshi Mumbai Maharashtra, Dhrikshu Vasant Karnataka are leading jointly with 3 points after 3 rd round. The U-14 group saw Akash Gandhi , Arun Rathe Haryana, are leading jointly with 3 points after 3 rd round while the U-16 category saw Swar Vira, Mumbai Maharashtra, Suhail Ahmad , U P , Abdullah Ahmed , Bihar are leading jointly with 2 points after 2nd round .