Men's National Team of the KR won the seventh round of the World Chess Olympiad in Baku (Azerbaijan), the federation of this sport reports.
According to it, on September 9 our team defeated the national team of the Dominican Republic with a score of 4:0. Asyl Abdyjapar, Mikhail Markov, Tologon tegin Semetei and Tagir Taalaibekov won their games. In the league table our team rose to 59th place. In the next round it will fight with the South African team.
As reported, the female part of the tournament the KR team lost the Algerian team in the seventh round - 1.5:2.5 points. Diana Omurbekova won her game, Zairbek kyzy Begimai draws and Alexandra Samaganova and Alymbai kyzy Aizhan lost. In the current standings, our team is 86th. In the eighth round,it will play against the national team of Sri Lanka.