18 November 2021

Team Russia Defeats Hungary in Round 6 of European Championship

The women's team crushed Greece.

The European Team Championships resumed in Terme Čatež, Slovenia, after a free day. 

In the sixth round, the Russian team defeated Hungary. Daniil Dubov won his game, while Alexander Grischuk, Vladislav Artemiev, and Andrey Esipenko made draws.

After this victory, the Russian team has become the sole leader with 10 points scored. Teams Azerbaijan, Ukraine, Spain, Armenia, and the Netherlands are trailing by 1 point.

In Round 7, the Russians will face Team Ukraine.

The Russian women's team crushed Greece 3.5-0.5. Aleksandra Goryachkina, Polina Shuvalova, and Alina Kashlinskaya achieved victories, while Kateryna Lagno drew her game. 

The Russians have got 12 match points. Georgia is 2 points behind.

Our team's next rival will be Azerbaijan. 

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Photos by Mark Livshitz