9 August 2022

Team Uzbekistan Triumphs at 44th FIDE Chess Olympiad

Ukraine won the women's event.

Photo: Lennart Ootes / FIDE
Photo: Lennart Ootes / FIDE

The 44th FIDE Chess Olympiad has finished in Chennai. Team Uzbekistan won the open event with 19 match points, having edged out Armenia. India B won bronze with 18 points. The first Indian team and the rating favourites from the USA were left off the prize list.

In the women's section, Team Ukraine won gold with 18 match points. The Georgian players scored the same number of points but became second due to an inferior tiebreak. India A superseded other teams with 17 points scored to win bronze. 

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