Asian Juniors and Girls U20 Championships 2017

Saturday, May 6, 2017
 Asian Juniors and Girls U20 Championships 2017

The  Asian Juniors and Girls U20 Championships 2017 has been taking place from 1st to 11th May 2017 in Shiraz, Iran.
75 Players from 8 countries namely: India, Iran, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Lebanon, Syria, Tajikistan and Vietnam are competing in open and girls sections.
 

The opening ceremony took place at Dastgheyb hall at 11 am on 2nd of May . The President of Iran chess federation Mr. Mehrdad Pahlevanzadeh and other officials attended the ceremony and the first round of the championship.
 
Rapid Championship was organized on 2 May 2017 and in open section IM Tran Tuan Minh from VIE  was awarded by gold medal, IM Mosadeghpour Masoud and IM Khodashenas Mersad from Iran respectively won silver and boronz medal.
Medalists in Women section were WCM Isha Sharma from India, Mahdian Anousha from Iran and Harshita Guddanti.
The Asian Junior Chess Championships is being continued up to 11th May.

Open-Rapid

Girls- Rapid

Open- Standard

Girls- Standard