Russian Players to Compete for Medals at World Youth Championship
The event will held in Italy on 12-25 November.
The World Youth Championships among boys and girls under 14, 16, and 18 years old will be held from 12 till 25 November in the Italian city of Montesilvano. About 800 young players will take part in the competition.
Russia is expected to be represented by 17 participants, including such strong chess players as Savva Vetokhin, Artem Uskov, Anna Shukhman, Iren Lyutsinger, Oksana Goriachkina, Alexandra Shvedova, Volodar Murzin, Aleksey Grebnev, Anna Zhurova and others.
A total of 11 rounds will be played to the Swiss system. The match days are 13-18 and 20-24 November.
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