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09.04.2018 22:51

Traditional chess tournament among youth

Traditional chess tournament among youth Awarding ceremony of winners of the final stage of “Youth chessboard” republican tournament was held in the city of Termez.

More than 160 students in age categories up to 8, 10, 12, 14, 16 and 19 fought for the victory in the competition, organized by the Central Council of the Youth Union of Uzbekistan, the State Committee for Physical Culture and Sports, the ministries of Culture and Public Education, Uzbekistan Chess Federation and other partner organizations.

Syrdarya region’s team took the first place in overall standings. The second place was taken by the team of Samarkand region and the third place by young chess players from Jizzakh region.

The event ended with a concert program with participation of young performers.

Kholmumin Mamatrayimov, photos by Jonibek Kuzimurodov, UzA
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