World Junior Chess Championship


2 - 15 August 2012 @ Athens, GREECE
GAMES

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GM Alexander Ipatov and WGM Guo Qi are World Junior Chess Champions

GM Alexander Ipatov and WGM Guo Qi are World Junior Chess Champions

GM Alexander Ipatov and WGM Guo Qi are World Junior Chess Champions for boys and girls at the WJCC 2012 in Athens, Greece. GM Alexander Ipatov collected 10,0/13 to claim the first place and the gold medal. He finished with the same points as the silver medalist GM Richard Rapport, but with a better tiebreak. [...]

Rating statistics boys

Rating statistics boys

All rating statistics for the girls section of the World Junior Chess Championship 2012   No. Name FED Fide-No. IRtg W n We W-We K Rtg+/- Ra Rp 1 GM Ding, Liren CHN 8603677 2695 9.5 13 9.62 -0.12 10 -1 2499 2674 2 GM Yu, Yangyi CHN 8603820 2635 9.0 13 8.47 0.53 10 [...]

Rating statistics girls

Rating statistics girls

All rating statistics for the girls section of the World Junior Chess Championship 2012 1 IM Bodnaruk, Anastasia RUS 2414 9.5 13 8.77 0.73 10 7 2274 2449 2 WGM Cori, T  Deysi PER 2413 8.5 13 8.56 -0.06 10 -1 2288 2398 3 WGM Kashlinskaya, Alina RUS 2391 7.0 13 9.09 -2.09 15 -31 [...]

Pairings Round 13 (Open and Girls)

Pairings Round 13 (Open and Girls)

World Junior Chess Championship 2012 Boys (Open) Under 20 Round 13 on 2012/08/15 at 11:00 Bo. Name Rtg Pts Res. Pts Name Rtg 1 GM Ding Liren 2695 9 9½ GM Rapport Richard 2605 2 GM Ipatov Alexander 2577 9½ 8 GM Shimanov Aleksandr 2596 3 GM Zherebukh Yaroslav 2629 8 9 GM Ter-Sahakyan Samvel [...]

Rapport and Ipatov still on top, Guo Qi emerges leader in Girls section

Rapport and Ipatov still on top, Guo Qi emerges leader in Girls section

Richard Rapport and Alexander Ipatov successfully defended with black pieces in the 12th round of the World Junior Chess Championship to sign draws against Samvel Ter-Sahakyan and Wei Yi respectively and maintain the joint lead heading into the final day of the competition. Top seed and reigning China champion Ding Liren finally made a move [...]

WGM Deysi Cori takes the sole lead in the girls section, GM Raport and GM Ipatov share first in the boys

WGM Deysi Cori takes the sole lead in the girls section, GM Raport and GM Ipatov share first in the boys

Many norms scored after round 11

Norms Achieved (after round 10)

Norms Achieved (after round 10)

World Junior Chess Championships 2012, Norms Achieved (after round 10): IM K.Grigoryan (ARM) – GM norm IM S.Grover (IND) – GM norm (in 9 games) IM D.Debashis (IND) – GM norm (in 9 games) FM Wei Yi (CHN) – GM norm FM P.Schreiner (AUT) – IM norm FM. S.Thavandiran (CAN) – IM norm FM D.Kigel [...]

GM Richard Rapport remains sole leader after R10, no changes on top in the girls section

GM Richard Rapport remains sole leader after R10, no changes on top in the girls section

Entering the key phase of the competition

GM Richard Rapport is the new leader among the boys, 3 girls share first

GM Richard Rapport is the new leader among the boys, 3 girls share first

Many decisive games in round 9

Nastassia Ziaziulkina moves into the sole lead, Yangyi and Rapport join Ipatov on the top

Nastassia Ziaziulkina moves into the sole lead, Yangyi and Rapport join Ipatov on the top

The top seed and the leader of the World Junior Chess Championship in Athens, Ding Liren and Alexander Ipatov, split the point on the top board in round 8 following the rest day on Thursday. Ipatov remained on the top of the crosstable but is now joined by another Chinese representative Yu Yangyi and Richard [...]

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