21 February 2016

Simferopol Hosted Crimea Federal District Championship

Alexander Tryapishko and Oksana Gritsaeva became champions.

The championships of Crimea Federal District among men and women took place in Simferopol. 60 men and 16 women attended the events. 

In the men's tournament, Alexander Tryapishko scored 7.5 points in 9 games and surpassed Ramis Kurbedinov by half a point. Alexander Truskavetsky finished third with 6.5 points. All three players are representing Simferopol. 

Oksana Gritsaeva from Feodosia won the women's championship with 8 out of 9. Margarita Potapova (Kerch) finished second with 7.5 points, Elena Panakhova (Yalta) was third with 7 points. 

Information by Natalia Gubatenko