FIDE Online Olympiad for PWD R3: India 1 in a six-way lead
India 1 beats Vietnam 2.5-1.5 to join five other teams with 6.0/6 to lead FIDE Online Olympiad for People with Disabilities at the conclusion of Round 3. Kishan played fantastic and scored an emphatic victory. Jennitha managed to save the game from a difficult position and eventually win it. Aryan drew his game and Shashikant suffered a loss. India 2, 3 and 4 made draws with North Macedonia, Philippines 2 and Brazil respectively. Today Tuesday 24th November India 1 will face top seed Poland 1 in Round 4 starting from 7:30 p.m. IST.
Kishan and Jennitha anchor India 1
India 1 joins a six-way lead with five other teams at the conclusion of Round 3. Kishan and Jennitha score important victories and Aryan scored a valuable draw to ensure India 1 beats Vietnam 2.5-1.5. All three other Indian teams India 2, 3 and 4 drew with North Macedonia, Philippines 2 and Brazil 2-2.
Vietnam - India 1: 1.5-2.5
Shashikant made an inaccuracy in the middle game which cost him a pawn. Soon after he lost another and position was lost.
Van Quan - Shashikant
Find out why 20...Na4 is a mistake and what black could have played instead.
Kishan got a fantastic position out of the opening. He capitalized on his opponent's tactical oversight in the middle game.
Kishan - Thi Bich Thuy
Find out the why 14...Kb7 is a mistake
Jennitha survived a massive scare as her opponent Hien Vuong's exchange sacrifice almost worked.
Hien Vuong - Jennitha
White blundered here with 24.Rxd6, instead 24.Rf1 or Nh5 was a better continuation.
Aryan Joshi had a quiet draw with Thu Huyen Doan.
India 2 - North Macedonia: 2-2
Soundarya Kumar Pradhan scored the lone victory for the team. Krishna and Sarita scored draws respectively to make sure India 2 makes a 2-2 draw with North Macedonia. Samarth Rao faced the only loss for the team after a long battle against Vladimir Trkaljanov.
Philippines 2 - India 3: 2-2
Vivek scored the sole victory for the team against Cheryl Angot. Ashvin and Megha made draws. Udupa suffered a loss. Thus India 3 managed to hold higher rated Philippines 2 to a draw.
India 4 - Brazil: 2-2
Marimuthu and Malika scored a win each, Krishna and Sanjay lost their games respectively. India 4 drew with higher rated Brazil 2-2
Replay all games of Indian teams of Round 3
Standings after Round 3
|1||1||Poland 1||POL 1||3||3||0||0||6||11,5||30,0||17,0||17,0|
|2||6||Russia 1||RUS 1||3||3||0||0||6||11,0||28,0||21,5||21,5|
|4||7||Ukraine 1||UKR 1||3||3||0||0||6||8,5||22,0||22,0||22,0|
|6||8||India 1||IND 1||3||3||0||0||6||8,0||16,0||18,5||18,5|
|8||3||Philippines 1||PHI 1||3||2||1||0||5||9,0||21,0||17,0||13,8|
|9||17||Poland 2||POL 2||3||2||1||0||5||9,0||18,0||18,5||13,8|
|10||22||Colombia 1||COL 1||3||2||0||1||4||9,0||14,0||17,0||8,5|
|11||26||Russia 3||RUS 3||3||2||0||1||4||8,5||21,0||15,5||7,5|
|16||15||Poland 3||POL 3||3||2||0||1||4||7,5||19,5||24,5||15,0|
|18||12||Ukraine 2||UKR 2||3||2||0||1||4||7,5||12,0||20,5||9,0|
|19||19||Romania 1||ROU 1||3||2||0||1||4||7,5||10,0||15,0||5,5|
|20||35||Colombia 2||COL 2||3||2||0||1||4||7,0||11,0||19,5||11,5|
|22||27||Turkey 1||TUR 1||3||2||0||1||4||7,0||9,0||18,0||7,0|
|23||13||Ukraine 3||UKR 3||3||2||0||1||4||6,5||10,5||19,5||11,0|
|25||43||India 3||IND 3||3||1||1||1||3||7,5||12,0||13,5||4,0|
|28||34||India 2||IND 2||3||1||1||1||3||6,5||8,5||19,5||7,0|
|29||9||Russia 2||RUS 2||3||1||1||1||3||6,0||14,0||20,0||8,8|
|44||India 4||IND 4||3||1||1||1||3||6,0||10,0||19,0||8,8|