CHE chess: three Ukrainka among the pursuers of leaders

ЧЕ по шахматам: три украинки в числе преследователей лидеров

In Riga continues in individual European championship on chess.

The women’s European chess championship, held in Riga, already over seven rounds. After a day break on April 18, athletes waiting for the decisive four rounds.

At the moment, four of the Ukrainian players have not suffered a single defeat in the first seven games. This – sisters Anna and Mariya Muzychuk, Natalia Zhukova and Inna Gaponenko, but they are a lot of games ended in a draw, therefore, are still not among the leaders.

After the seventh round ahead of Nana Dzagnidze (Georgia), Elina Danielian (Armenia), Aleksandra goryachkina and Daria Pustovoitova (both – Russia) – 5.5 points. Half a point behind fifteen players, including three Ukrainians – is sisters Muzychuk and Zhukov. Fifteen participants have 4.5 points. Among them three Ukrainian women – Yulia Osmak, Inna Gaponenko and Natalia Bush.

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