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Ugra Wins Three Medals at Russian Team Championship

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Wednesday, 13 May 2015

Team Ugra: Anna Ushenina, Natalia Pogonina, Lilit Mkrtchian (missing on the image), Baira Kovanova, Marina Guseva
Photo from the official site

The Russian Team Chess Championship took place in Sochi from April 30 to May 10. Ten women's teams competed in the classical section, eight in rapid chess and seven in blitz. Congratulations to the winners!

Classical chess: 1. SHSM-Nashe Nasledie 2. SDUSHOR 3. Ugra
Rapid chess: 1. Ugra 2. SHSM-Nashe Nasledie 3. Boavishta
Blitz: 1. SHSM-Nashe Nasledie 2. UGRA 3.Universitet

As you can see, Natalila Pogonina won gold in rapid, silver in blitz and bronze in classical chess playing Board 2 for Ugra.
Her personal score was 3.5/6 in classical chess, 5/7 in rapid and a fantasic 5/6 undefeated in blitz.

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