T.Batchimeg wins over Grandmaster Mariya Muzychuk

Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ Annual chess festival “Tradewise Gibraltar Chess 2017” took place from January 24 to February 02. Mongolian chess player International Master and Woman Grandmaster (IM-WGM) T.Batchimeg won against former World Champion, Grandmaster M.Muzychuk.

A total of 255 chess players from over 50 countries participated in the “Masters” category. Among them were 12 best players from 89 Grandmasters with 2700+ elo points.

IM-WGM T.Batchimeg’s match against Ukrainian Grandmaster M.Muzychuk is shown below.

In the tournament, Candidate Master (CM) B.Galmandakh 5.5 /points/ (starting rank 166, ranked 108, world chess federation ranking +45.4), IM-WGM T.Batchimeg 5 (100, 108, +12.8), IM-WGM D.Nomin-Erdene 5 (111, 141, -20.6), CM R.Amgalanbaatar 5 (217, 1238, +71.2) were participated from Mongolia.

From the 75 participants of Challenger “A” category, CM B.Galmandakh took the 6th place and CM R.Amgalanbaatar was placed at 30th.