CHESS FEDERATION OF ARMENIA

25. 11. 2017
07 : 49
06 November 2017

Armenia’s women team won the match against Czech Republic

 

Round 8 of EWTCC took place at Hersonissos, Greece.  Armenia’s women team won the match against Czech Republic with the score 2.5-1.5. Elina Danielyan and Lilit Galojan defeated their opponents. Lilit Mkrtchyan made a draw, while Maria Kursova lost her game.

Russia won another team gold medal in the Women’s section with a round to spare after crushing Turkey 4-0. At the same time the nearest follower Georgia stumbled in the match against Poland. Wins by Jolanta Zawadzka and Karina Szczepkowska secured overall 3-1 for Polish ladies.

It will be an exciting fight for silver and bronze medals as Georgia and Poland share the second place with 12 points each, while Ukraine and Armenia are half a point behind.

Top round 9 pairings are Armenia – Russia, Georgia – Italy, Romania – Poland and Turkey – Ukraine.