India finished sixth within the open section and eighth in women’s team class on the ultimate day of the forty third World Chess Olympiad on Fri at Georgia. China won the gold in each the sections — open and ladies. within the open section, third-seeded China player the top-seeded USA whereas second-seeded Russia defeated France. In the end, USA won the ribbon whereas Russia won the bronze. this can be the second time that China won the Olympiad gold. China had antecedently won it in 2014 in Scandinavian nation. Fifth-seeded Asian nation was stratified sixth once its draw against European country.
“Last Olympiad we have a tendency to benefited from the tiebreak system; now, sadly, we didn’t. notwithstanding, silver may be a smart result and i might wish to impart all my team members for his or her dedicated work. Congrats to China on gold within the Open and Women’s sections,” America prime board player Fabiano Caruana tweeted.
In the women’s section, whereas China tight gold, country and Georgia won silver and bronze medals severally.
The fifth-seeded Indian women’s team secured the eighth position. it had been every day of mixed results for Asian nation with the open team rending points with European country whereas the women’s team defeated Mongolia 3:1.
In the open section, the fifth-seeded Indian team player all the four games. On the highest board, former World Champion Vishwanathan Anand, once every day of rest, player with Jan-Krzysztof Duda in a very short game that led to twenty five moves.
Similarly, P Harikrishna, Vidit Santhosh Gujrathi and B Adhiban player their games against Radoslaw Wojtaszek, Kacper Piorun and Jackek Tomczak severally.
In the women’s section, prime rated Koneru Humpy was unwearied against Mongolia and Padmini Rout vie on the fourth board.
On the highest board, Harika Dronavalli player with Batkhuyag Munguntuul once a marathon seventy two moves.
Playing with white items Tania Sachdev beat Nomin-Erdene Davaademberel whereas Eesha Karavade player with Turmunkh Munkhzul.
On the fourth board, Padmini Rout defeated Dulamsuren Yanjindulam in sixty five moves.
The forty fourth World Chess Olympiad are hosted by Russian town Khanty-Mansiysk in 2020.