10 September 2021

Team Russia Advances to Play-Off of FIDE Online Olympiad

Our players won the group event in the Pool C.

The Top Division matches are completed at the FIDE Online Olympiad. The Russian team won all the encounters to take the first place in the Pool C. Our players scored 18 match points; Team Ukraine is 3 points behind. 

On the third match day, Team Russia defeated Italy (5-1), Spain (4-2), and Latvia (6-0). 

Two best teams of each pool advance to knock-out stage (Play-off). The quarterfinals will be played on the 13th of September. 

Team Russia will face Hungary in the quarterfinal match

Tournament on Chess-results

Official website 

Photos by Boris Dolmatovsky