04 October 2016

The World Youth Championships in Khanty-Mansiysk are now officially closed

Chess battles of the FIDE World Youth U14, U16, U18 Championships are now over, it’s time to celebrate the victories!

03 October 2016

We Worked For You

The World Youth Championships in Khanty-Mansiysk have come to an end. The fanfare for the six new champions from five different countries quieted down, and the time has come to meet those people who were – not exactly in a shadow, but virtually on the other side of your monitor: the press center team.

03 October 2016

Round 11. Awards Come to the Heroes

The final round of junior championships often becomes a formality, just making official what has already been known. Not this time, though!

03 October 2016

Press-conferences with the winners

Press-conferences with the winners of the FIDE World Youth U14, U16, U18 Championships in Khanty-Mansiysk.

02 October 2016

Round 10. One Champion is Determined

With one round to go, only one player, Semen Lomasov from Russia, is guaranteed the first place – he cannot be surpassed in the Open 14 category.

Tsolakidou Stavroula (GRE) and Mahalakshmi M (IND)
02 October 2016

Free Time Action

The World Youth Championships in Khanty-Mansiysk are quickly coming to an end. Only a few players still have hopes for the medals; other participants as well as their coaches and parents can enjoy some free time.

02 October 2016

13 chess players got title norms

The FIDE World Youth Championships U14, U16, U18 are still going on, but some players have already achieved title norms.

Obolentseva Alexandra (RUS)
02 October 2016

Attack of the Clones

Very often, while visiting different cities and countries you can see people looking just like your acquaintances or friends. We have looked at the participants of the FIDE World Youth U14, U16, U18 Championships in Khanty-Mansiysk and found that some of them have striking similarity with popular or historical figures.

01 October 2016

Round 9. Almost There

  The 9th round became one of the most nerve-wrecking of the entire championships.

Kollars Dmitrij (GER)
30 September 2016

Round 8. Golden Victories

With three rounds to go, we can fairly confidently name three future World Youth Champions.

Zhu Jiner (CHN)