Success of the young chess players

8 December 2023
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The Turkmen chess players won one silver medal and one bronze medal on the first match day of the 2023 Western Asian Juniors & Girls Chess Championships in Colombo, Sri Lanka.

Vepaly Halyniyazov, a student of Turkmen State Architecture and Construction Institute, scored 5.5 points out of 7 and took the second place. Harshavardhan, an international master from India, scored the same number of points and triumphed at the tournament thanks to the additional indicators.

Parahat MAMMETNUROV,
a commentator, Türkmenistan Sport TV channel, the State Committee of Turkmenistan for Television, Radio Broadcasting and Cinematography.