Sagor holds lead
International Master Minhazuddin Ahmed Sagor maintained his solo lead in the Berger Paints 39th National Chess Champion-ship at the close of the sixth round at the Media Centre of Bangladesh Olympic Association yesterday.
Sagor beat Jamal Uddin to secure 5.5 points from six matches while Grand Master Ziaur Rahman was in second position with five points after beating GM Niaz Murshed in the sixth round.
GM Abdullah Al Rakib was in third position with 4.5 points. Rakib drew against FM Nasir Ahmed.