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WYCO 2016 Express: Youth Olympiad begins in Slovakia

by ChessBase India - 24/07/2016

The FIDE World Youth Chess Olympiad 2016 organized by NR Klub is taking place in Poprad, Slovakia, from July 21st to July 30th. 54 international teams have made it to the tournament to fight for the medals. We have an express report, with details to follow.

WYCO 2016 Express: Youth Olympiad begins in Slovakia

The FIDE World Youth Chess Olympiad 2016 organized by NR Klub is taking place in Poprad, Slovakia, from July 21st to July 30th.

 

54 international teams have made it to the tournament to fight for the medals. The Indian team comprises of:

IM Raghunandan K.S. (2403), P. Iniyan (2346), WIM R. Vaishali (2288), Mitrabha Guha (2227)

Brief Overview:

At the end of three rounds, Armenia, Russia, and Hungary-1 are leading the table with three wins. India was en-route to a 3-1 victory when Iniyan stumbled and the match was only a draw. 

 

Detailed report to follow soon...

Round Four Pairings:

Round 4 on 2016/07/24 at 14.00
No. SNo   Team MP Res. : Res. MP Team   SNo
1 2   Russia 6   :   6 Armenia   3
2 6   Hungary 1 6   :   5 Iran   1
3 12   Belarus 5   :   5 Germany 1   5
4 11   Romania 5   :   5 India   7
5 4   Azerbaijan 5   :   5 Serbia   10

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