The 3rd FIDE World Cadets Rapid & Blitz Championships comes to a successful conclusion


The 3rd FIDE World Cadets Rapid & Blitz Championships among boys and girls under 8, 10 and 12 years old have finished in Minsk (Belarus), on August 18 2019. About 720 young chess players from 35 federations took part in the World Cadets Blitz Championships. Two players Aleksandr E. Usov from Russia (Open U-10) and Yeganegi Barad from Iran showed perfect score in the tournament 9/9.

First Deputy Minister of Sports and Tourism Vyacheslav Durnov, FIDE Vice-president Lukasz Turlej and FIDE Vice-president, Head of the Belorussian Chess Federation Anastasia Sorokina delivered their speeches at the closing ceremony. The winners of all categories were awarded cups, medals and presents. The organizers of the Championships are the National Olympic Committee of Belarus Republic, Ministry of Sport and Tourism of Belarus republic, Belorussian Chess Federation, chess school FIDE Belarus, President’s sports club of Belarus.

  Girls, U8    
1 Diana Preobrazhenskaya RUS 8,5
Tong Thai Hoang An VIE 7,5
Mai Chi Nguyen VIE 7,5
  Girls U10    
1 Afruza Khamdamova UZB 8
Evgeniia Satanovskaia RUS 8
Ngoc Vy Ho VIE 8
  Girls U12    
1 Yana Zhapova RUS 8
Klara Szczotka POL 7
Milana Babic BIH 7
  Open U8    
1 Barad Yeganegi IRI 9
Savva Tereschenko RUS 8
Maxim Tsoy KAZ 7,5
  Open U10    
1 Aleksandr E. Usov RUS 9
Pavel Boykov RUS 8
Savva Vetokhin RUS 7,5
  Open U12    
1 Erdem Khubukshanov RUS 7,5
Gleb Pidluznij LTU 7,5
Dmitriy Mochalov RUS 7,5



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