19.02.2013

National Chess game in Iceland

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
The national chess teams of Iceland and China met in Iceland for a competition involving players from youth, women and men categories.  The competition was held as a part of the 60 year Anniversary Celebration of the Icelandic Chinese Culture Society and was co-organized by the Icelandic Chess Association. The Chinese team won the competition with a total of 47.5 wins while the Icelandic team had 24.5 wins. The best individual performance was by Yu Yangyi who won 11,5 out of 12 chess games he played. 
 
(Picture courtesy of www.blog.skak.is)
 
 
 


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