05 September 2016, Monday, 19:21

Bashkir draughts players began performing at Polish Open-2016


UFA, 5 September 2016. /Bashinform News Agency, Dmitry Slezin/. On Monday, September 5, the World International Draughts Cup — Polish Open Tournament started in the Polish town of Karpacz. It brings together representatives of Bashkortostan — the world champion Alexander Georgiev, the world champion in blitz Aigul Idrisova and the winner of Blitz Chess World Team Championship as part of the Russian team Murodullo Amrillaev.

In the first round the reigning world champions from the "Bashneft" professional draughts club play black. They examine both juniors (Kuczewski (Poland) — Georgiev, Efimov (Russia) — Amrillaev) and coaches (Pecherin (Finland) — Idrisova).

In the World Cup, Alexander Georgiev takes the third line, Ainur Shaibakov — the fourth, Murodullo Amrillaev — the eighth among 517 athletes.

In the Women’s World Cup the Bashkir State University student Aigul Idrisova takes the third position, and Tamara Tansykkuzhina, the current Cup winner – the second.