Team World wins Kazakhstan vs The World match 73-55
Team World defeated Kazakhstan 38.5-25.5 in Blitz to win the match overall 73-55. The Junior girls, IM Nurgyul Salimova (BUL) and WFM Afruza Khamdamova (UZB) are the top scorers for team World - 6.5/8 each. Afruza also remained the only undefeated player out of the 16 in the Blitz event. The second-highest scorer of the team is GM Nana Dzagnidze (GEO) 5.5/8. GM Harika Dronavalli scored 4.5/8 and India's latest WGM Savitha Shri B 4/8. Team World's biggest margin victories were by 6.5-1.5 in match no.3 and 7. The winning team received US$ 30000, while the runner-up $20000 along with a trophy each. Harika and Savitha won $5000 and $2500 each. Photo: FIDE/Anna Shtourman
Blitz: World vs Kazakhstan: 38.5 - 25.5
Team World and Kazakhstan traded wins in the first four matches. Then World won fifth, sixth and seventh match before finishing the event with a 4-4 draw in the eighth match.
The total prize fund is US$ 50000. The winning team receives $30000, $20000 equally shared by the women players, $10000 equally shared by the youth players. The final part of the match will take place on Wednesday, 19th April in a Blitz event. The time control will be 3 minutes + 2 seconds increment.
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Blitz Match 1-8 results
|Round 1 on 2023/04/19 at 10-00|
|Round 2 on 2023/04/19 at 10-25|
|Round 3 on 2023/04/19 at 10-50|
|Round 4 on 2023/04/19 at 11-15|
|Round 5 on 2023/04/19 at 12-00|
|Round 6 on 2023/04/19 at 12-25|
|Round 7 on 2023/04/19 at 12-50|
|Round 8 on 2023/04/19 at 13-15|
Final standings in Blitz