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The strongest chess players of Turkmenistan will take part in the international tournament «First Saturday» in Budapest

03 May, 2016 (16:36)
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Ashgabat hosts Turkmen chess championship in the men's top league. The whole set of medals was won by representatives of famous chess Atabaev dynasty. Gold was awarded to the International Master Yusup Atabayev, who collected 12 points from 15 possible. During competition, Ashgabat representative did not have a single defeat, having won in nine games and in six - agreed to a draw.

The most known of the Atabaev brothers - Maksat, international grand master, content with only second place. Three-time champion of Turkmenistan was behind the winner by only 0.5 points. The fate of gold medals decided the game of brothers where for Yusup a draw was enough to win, to which he brought the fight for the first time becoming the best chess player in the country, among the top league. Bronze medal in the asset master of sports Saparmurat Atabaeva. The youngest of the brothers, scored 10 points.

In addition to medals, players fought for fourth and fifth places, which provide a place in the national team to participate in World Chess Olympiad that will be held in September this year in the capital of Azerbaijan - Baku. In addition to the Atabaev brothers in Turkmenistan team are included: international grandmaster Khanjar Odeev and Master of Sports Mergen Kakabaev.

This month (7-17 May), the top five athletes of our country will have to try their strength at the traditional international tournament «First Saturday», annually held in Budapest (Hungary).


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