Oksana Goryachkina won the golden award of the children’s Cup of Russia in chess
15:07 11 января 2019
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A chess player from Salekhard Oksana Goryachkina won the golden medal of the children’s Cup of Russia, which took place in Bryansk.
According to the information given to a correspondent of the news agency “Sever-Press” in the Polar chess school named after Anatoly Karpov, the girl performed within the age category up to 9 years old. During the whole tournament she took the second place, but in the decisive round for the first-the second place she overplayed her opponent – a young chess player from Sverdlovsk Oblast Ksenia Labaznikova with the result 5 of 7 possible points.
The final of the children’s Cup of Russia took place among boys and girls from 9 to 15 years old. By 8 best chess players participated in each category. All of them passed stages of the children’s Cup of Russia during a year.
Oksana Goryachkina is a pupil of Polar chess school named after Anatoly Karpov.