Iran wins Silver in Asian Women Chess Championships

TEHRAN (FNA)- Iran’s experienced chess player Atousa Pourkashian won the second place in the Asian Championships held in the United Arab Emirates (UAE).

In the tournament, which was held in nine rounds and in Swiss Style, Iranian grandmaster Pourkashian took the second place with 6 points in Sharjah competetions.

Ehsan Qaem Maqami, another Iranian International Grandmaster received a bronze medal in Rapid Chess although he had defeated his Chinese rival who finished first in the tournament.

By Fars News Agency


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