By the Rapid program in the championship schedule, we conclude the 2019 Asian Championship in Tashkent, Uzbekistan.
After Classic and Blitz events, Mongolia, China, and Uzbekistan had won the same number of gold medals as each has 7. By the number of silver medals, Mongolia is standing at the highest point at this moment. Tomorrow’s Rapid event will a decisive step for them.
Medal standings are follows:
On 30 June 2019, during the Asian championship in Tashkent Asian Draughts Confederation had its General meeting at 10.00am in the hotel Le Grande Plaza.
Full members as China, Japan, Kazakhstan, Mongolia, and Uzbekistan together with a candidate member Afghanistan joined at the meeting. Delegates from members discussed the report of ADC President and the future events and development activities. The championship as a united biggest event will go to Kazakhstan in 2021 while 2020 is not decided yet.
Following was the agenda of the meeting:
|Amindjonov Yunus||1st Vice President||Uzbekistan|
|Ryngach Yulia||Vice President||Kazakhstan|
|Ganbaatar Ganjargal||Secretary General||Mongolia|
|Maurizio De Leo||Member||Singapore|
|Dr. Palphol Rodloytuk||Member||Thailand|
In the 5th round of men’s category, MFF Kalanov Samandar (Uzbekistan) beat Mongolian Grandmaster Dul Erdenebileg who was in the leading group. This makes significant changes in the tournament standing as putting to the lead two Chinese players.
Below some photos of the 5th round. FULL RESULTS
Asian championship’s 100-square draughts event started with 2 Grandmasters from Mongolia as well as young-star Pan Yiming from China. Men and Women’s categories 16 players each will compete in 7 rounds games for the Championship title.
The classic events will have champions 29 June. FULL RESULTS
Despite the loss in last 7th round International Grandmaster Zhekeev Mirat (Kazakhstan) could keep his leading position when the championship finished. Following him, International Grandmasters Tashtemirov Abdukadyr (Uzbekistan) and Liu Jinxin (China) got rights to be stand to the medal podium.
In women’s tournament Zhumagaldiyeva Altynai (Kazakhstan) crossed the line with one point advantage than Chinese MFF Guan Yiyang. Davletova Anel (Kazakhstan) bravely played in open age category tournament ignoring her young age, she is 15 years old this year.
In young categories, Kazakhstan and Uzbekistan’s children got most gold medals while China got one gold in
Asian Championship 2019 had started its first medal ceremony by awarding of winners in Turkish Draughts championships in Tashkent city yesterday.
Kuwait, Uzbekistan, Japan, Kazakhstan, and Mongolia dominated in these championships. FULL RESULTS