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FIDE World Youth and Cadet Rapid & Blitz Champions crowned in Rhodes

The 4th FIDE World Cadet U8, U10, U12 & the FIDE World Youth U14, U16, U18 Rapid and Blitz Chess Championships concluded today in Rhodes, Greece.

More than 300 players from 40 countries participated in the event and the new world champions are:

U8 Rapid – Ashwath Kaushik
GU8 Rapid – Sivanandan Bodhana
U10 Rapid – Shilon Rahav Eliran
GU10 Rapid – Onipko Kateryna
U12 Rapid – Erdogmus Yagiz Kaan
GU12 Rapid – Hnatyshyn Anastasiia
U14 Rapid – Hagner Bennet
GU14 Rapid – Karas Eugenia
U16 Rapid – Chyzy Jakub
GU16 Rapid – Omonova Umida
U18 Rapid – Nogerbek Kazybek
GU18 Rapid – Hryzlova Sofiia

U8 Blitz – Jakhria Kushal
GU8 Blitz – Sivanandan Bodhana
U10 Blitz – Negrean Andrei
GU10 Blitz – Onipko Kateryna
U12 Blitz – Erdogmus Yagiz Kaan
GU12 Blitz – Hnatyshyn Anastasiia
U14 Blitz – Gurel Ediz
GU14 Blitz – Seemann Pola
U16 Blitz – Petrovskyi Vadym
GU16 Blitz – Omonova Umida
U18 Blitz – Nogerbek Kazybek
GU18 Blitz – Nurgali Nazerke

Read more: European School Chess Champions 2022 announced / 7-year-old gets the Fair Play Award at European School Chess Championship 2022

Photo: Niki Riga

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