MOSCOW, fifteen St - R-Sport. A Russian citizen Mikhail Antipov took victory in the Junior world chess championship (for players under the age of 20 years), which concluded in Khanty-Mansiysk.
Antipov in 13 rounds scored 10 points for pole ahead of Jan-Krzysztof Duda, the third place was occupied by the German Matthias Blobaum (9). In the last round Antipov defeated the Italian Francesco Rambaldi, Duda played a draw with the Dutchman Benjamin Sideways.
Ukrainian girl Natalia Bush prevailed in the women's Junior world championship (10 points), a Citizen of Russia Alina Bivol (9, 5) took the second place, the Ambassador of Kazakhstan Zhansaya Abdumalik (9, 5) - the third.