The Ukrainian chess players came out in the 1/16 finals of the world Cup

Украинские шахматисты вышли в 1/16 финала Кубка мира

Yuriy Kuzubov

Yuri Kuzubov was the author of one of the sensations of the second round.

The second round of the world chess Cup in Tbilisi, gave some sensational results. So, after this round of the tournament left the world champion Viswanathan Anand and world Vice-champion Sergey Karjakin.

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Anand has unexpectedly lost the native of Kharkov to Anton Kovalyov, who was in favor of Canada, and former Ukrainian representing Russia, Sergey Karjakin lost to compatriot Daniil Dubov.

Among authors of other sensational results note Ukrainian Yuri Kuzubova, which in the tie-break beat one of the favorites of the Cup of Azerbaijani Shakhriyar Mamedyarov (3:1)

Also on a tie-break in the bitter struggle Vassily Ivanchuk was stronger than the young pole Jan-Krzysztof Duda (3,5:2,5).

Happened and one loss to the Ukrainians on the stage of the 1/32 finals. Martyn Kravtsiv lost to the Chinese Dean Legeny (1,5:2,5) and left the tournament.

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