Arrived in the capital of Ukraine national team chess, who participated at the World Chess Olympiad in Tromsø (Norway). This was reported in the August 16 MoFYS Ukraine.
As noted in the sports department at the airport “Borispol” athletes solemnly met Deputy Minister of Youth and Sports of Ukraine Olena Pidgrushnyi, representatives of the Chess Federation of Ukraine journalists.
Elena Pidgrushnyi welcomed bronze pryzerok Chess Olympiad, noting that pyshayetsya achievements of our players that are worthy of competing at the Olympics, making competition venerable athletes in the world, and they are worth gold medals. She wished the athletes gold medals and the highest pedestals.
“Deputy Minister presented certificates of Honored Master of Sports of Ukraine bronze pryzertsi Chess Olympiad Anna Muzychuk. Turn, thanked the athletes for the reception and support and talked about his impressions of the atmosphere of the competition. Medalist shared plans for the future,” – said the Office.
Recall that Ukraine women’s team in the final round of the World Chess Olympiad team played a draw with China, allowing it to take third place in the tournament. Our athletes scored as many points as the Chinese women, however, yielded by additional factors. Medalist became Ushenina Anna, Natalia Zhukova, Inna Gaponenko, Anna and Maria Muzychuk.
Men’s team Ukraine won sixth place.