Xth International Yourth chess tournament
"Young Stars of the World in memory Vanja Somov.
Kirishi, Russia Opening: 11.05.12 Ending: 24.05.12
Tournament Director G.Nesis and the Chief Arbiter S.Yakovleva. Participants were on top.
They made friends and fought. The performance was high.
Third place took G.Oparin. Gregory Sanal Vahapa (Turkey) defeated in the final round.
Muscovite V.Belous was second according to Berger. But whatever dithyrambs were sung of the winner, Vladimir played at least no worse than the winner.
Vladimir Artemyev was awarded like the winner of the tournament.
A fine watch and the netbook was a reward for good luck and the will to win.
Being in the lead of the tournament Vlad little slowed down at the finish.
Awarded was International arbiter and Master V.Styazhkin, a wonderful
referee, coach and organizer.
All participants of the tournament not included in the prize were awarded three special prizes. Anna Styazhkina fought splendidly in a number of games. In last round
she was is close to defeating Vlad Artemyev.
On behalf of Azerbaijan and Turkish gursts and participants Ilgar Badzharani
thanked all the organizers, the "home team" and the referees.
All results and places are specified.
Interview of the winner the tournament V.Artemev to 5th TV channel.
Tournament Director G.Nesis answers on the journalists' questions.