Lazareva and Kovyliaev are the new Russian Champions
10 Jul 2013 at 18:08 | Published by: Hans | Views: 5545 | News search
Overview of the site of the Russian Championships (Photo by Anton Charachov 2013)
Last weekend the 2013 Russian Championships was played on felt and eternit in Cheboksary.
The eternity was quite challenging and the felt was a bit easier. All in all the best players played 4 rounds of eternity and 4 rounds of felt.
The most excitement was in the gold fight in the men's class where the two top players bothg ended in a nervous way. With 3 lanes to go on the felt course the last lap Sergey Kovyliaev where in the lead with two shots. But after ending a 2-2-3 he won with 3 since Sergey Fokin his mail rival for the gold ended with 3-3-2.
The final medallist where as follows:
1. Yana Lazareva, Moscow 240
2. Julia Korytina, Moscow Region 249
3. Polina Mogilevskaya, Moscow 252
1. Sergey Kovyliaev, Moscow 226
2. Sergey Fokin, Moscow 229
3. Evgeny Slivko, Moscow 241
» News story with some videos of the competition (in Russian)