Poroshenko awarded the order of the chess player

Порошенко наградил шахматистку орденом

Last week player Anna Muzychuk became the silver medalist of the world championship on chess among women.

The President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko his decree decided to award chess player Anna Muzychuk the order of Princess Olga III degree.

“Last week, we are very proud player Anna Muzychuk became the silver medalist of the world championship on chess among women. At the end of 2016, she became world champion in two disciplines – fast and lightning chess. Thank you, Ann, for these extraordinary achievements and for the incredible emotions that you give your fans. The order of Princess Olga III degree – it is a symbol of great things that you do for the whole Ukraine”, – wrote Poroshenko in Facebook.

We will remind, in the end of 2016 Anna Muzychuk defended the title of world champion in blitz chess tournament, which was held in Doha.

Before that, Anna Muzychuk ahead of schedule became the winner of the world championship in rapid chess in the discipline of rapid.

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