In India, the junior World Cup in chess up to 20 years took place in August. Now competition opens up again, but for children of other age – to 14,16 and 18 years old.
More than 400 children from more than 60 states of all over the world will participate in the championship which will take place in the Russian Khanty-Mansiysk. Today is the arrival day, parties will take place from September 21 to October 3.
The official Kazakhstan team consists of 11 people: Ruslan Salimov and Dastanturar, Arystan Bekurazayev and Asel Serikbay, Arnash Bauyrzhan and Dilyara Albekova, Ramazan Zhalmakhanov and Zhandosagmanov, Ayrat Sadubayev and Sakypzhamalbarmagambetova, and also Zhanatsain. The head coach of the national team for children and young people of Kazakhstan Anuar Ismagambetov accompanies them.
Khanty-Mansiysk is modern beautiful city, the capital of the oil and gas extraction region, largest in Russia, which is practically at the latitude of St. Petersburg. The unique geographical location has made Khanty-Mansiysk the venue of the largest political, economic and cultural events.
You can find all information on tournament in its official site.