Round 6

Assistant Lecturer IA Michalis Keramiotis

The 2nd day of the National Arbiters’ seminar was completed, where irregularities in chess were presented as well as cases of arbiter’s intervention during a game.

After 6th round, some of the players (age categories U09, G09, G13 & G17) managed to increase the scoring distance from the second, while there were some rearrangements in the categories U07 & U15.
There are three players with total scoring 6 out of 6 and below you will find the leaderboard of each category.

U07: First Nurali Nurshin with 5.5 out of 6.
U09: First Thetas Rithmitha Kiringoda with 6 out of 6 and an excellent performance (Elo:1196 Performance: 2136!).
U11: First Baver Yilmaz with 5.5 out of 6.
U13: First with 6 out of 6 is Uygar Durucay and an excellent performance (Elo:1970 Performance: 2603!).
U15: Inayat Bolat tied for first place with Luka Kiladze.
U17: First with 5.5 out of 6 is FM Adar Tarhan.

G07: First with 5.5 out of 6 is Tsogtgerel Gerelt-Oyu.
G09: First with 6 out of 6 Alanna Berikkyzy.
G11: Daliya Diaskyzy and Batpelden Buyankhishig are tied for 1st place with 5.5 out of 6.
G13: First with 5.5 out of 6 is Evangelia Sisko.
G15: Anastasia Kirtadze tied for 1st place with Kaye Lalaine Regidor.
G17: First with 5.5 out of 6 WIM Amina Kairbekova.

The game of Kairbekova – Ciftsi was a real roller coaster with the WIM eventually prevailing and making the1-0 while Daviti Nemsadze failed to take advantage of Inayat Bolat’s mistake at the end of the game and settled for a draw.

Evangelia Siskou (G13) won Lennys Ferrer Naranjo and is first by 1 point difference while 5 girls are tied for 2nd place with 4.5 pointsout of 6. Filippos Oikonomopoulos (U11) drew with Danis Kuandykuly and is tied for 2nd place with 5 out of 6. In the top ten of their categories is Grigoris Tamiolakis (U09) in 9th place with 4 out of 6, Dimitris Papaioannou (U15 – 7th) and Nikolas Poupalos (U15-8th) with 4 out of 6 and Marianda Lambou (G11 – 9th) with 4 out of 6.

The first 5 boards of each category are broadcasted live via the chess websites and

You can find the games (of the first 5 boards) of all rounds (1-6) for the categories U11, U13, U15, U17 & G11, G13, G15, G17 at the links below:

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