The Russians won the chess championship
The Russians won in the General offset of the world championship on chess among students. The championship was held in Sochi. The Russians won 13 medals: 4 gold, 6 silver and 3 bronze.
11-year-old Alvin from South Africa thinks the move. After several parties he expects to get 4 points: did not win, but to force check out, it will be enough. For the sake of participation in the championship schoolboy passed a serious selection and overcame 4 flights. Sama senior - 17 and the youngest is 7. Adult children play so that you do not have time for dinner. The kids party short version: patience is not all. Almost communicate without interpreters. Athletes easily understand each other. Outside play areas over the course of the parties, with bated breath, watching the parents. Dmitry vetohin brought 3 participants: children Elijah, Sophia and Sawa. At the same time in this room playing 250 parties according to the Swiss system. Behind the moves are closely watched by not only the parents, but observers, including international ones.
Intelligent sport is now popular in many countries. In Russia, chess is massively develop in schools, clubs and courses, so that this year almost half of the participants were Russian schoolchildren. The world championship is held in 16 th time. for the right to host it this year claimed 8 countries, but by resolution of the Board of the International chess Federation, he is held in Russia. After 9 rounds, the winners were those who scored the highest number of points. For the reigning world champion - Russian Ilya Makoveev is an important party. He has a serious rival from Uzbekistan, international master in chess. Ilya will once again become champion. All Russian students took 3 of the highest award of the 12. Among the winners, another 10 players from Russia.