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World Youth Championship U18 Tournament

Manuel Petrosyan9/11(+7 -0 =4)[games]
Maksim Vavulin8.5/11(+6 -0 =5)[games]
Shahin Lorparizangeneh8/11(+5 -0 =6)[games]
Dmitrij Kollars8/11(+6 -1 =4)[games]
Fy Antenaina Rakotomaharo7.5/11(+6 -2 =3)[games]
Valentin Dragnev7.5/11(+6 -2 =3)[games]
Seyed Khalil Mousavi7.5/11(+6 -2 =3)[games]
Bilel Bellahcene7/11(+5 -2 =4)[games]
Vahap Sanal7/11(+5 -2 =4)[games]
Alexander Timerkhanov7/11(+6 -3 =2)[games]
Lukasz Jarmula7/11(+5 -2 =4)[games]
Brian Sebasti Escalante Ramirez7/11(+6 -3 =2)[games]
Jadranko Plenca6.5/11(+4 -2 =5)[games]
Radu-Cristian Toma6.5/11(+5 -3 =3)[games]
Johan-Sebastian Christiansen6.5/11(+6 -4 =1)[games]
Ioannis Kalogeris6.5/11(+6 -4 =1)[games]
Mersad Khodashenas6.5/11(+5 -3 =3)[games]
Matyas Marek6.5/11(+6 -4 =1)[games]
Adham Kandil6.5/11(+6 -4 =1)[games]
Aram Hakobyan6/11(+5 -4 =2)[games]
Adel Rahman6/11(+4 -3 =4)[games]
Michael Song6/11(+5 -4 =2)[games]
Todor Georgiev6/11(+4 -3 =4)[games]
Irakli Akhvlediani6/11(+5 -4 =2)[games]
Rajdeep Sarkar6/11(+3 -2 =6)[games]
Ariel Erenberg6/11(+5 -4 =2)[games]
Martin Christian Huber6/11(+4 -3 =4)[games]
Denis Gretz6/11(+3 -2 =6)[games]
Hoang Duc Nguyen5.5/11(+5 -5 =1)[games]
* (64 players total; 35 players not shown. Click here for longer list.) Chess Event Description
World Youth Championship U18 (2016)

Time-frame: The tournament was held at Khanty-Mansiysk, Russia from September 22nd until October 3rd.

Much like some of the earliest youth championship events (for example, see 1995 WYCC(1) sections whose sections were held at either São Lourenço or Guarapuava in Brazil), the dates and cities of the tournament locales were split again during this series for the event bids.

Other similar youth championships are detailed below:

World Cadets U12 (2016) (open and women's Cadet's sections, held at Batumi, Georgia 18 - 31 October 2016) and World Youth Championship U16 (Girls) (2016) (women's sections of WYCC, some games including U18, U16 and U14) - held at Khanty-Mansiysk, Russia from September 22nd until October 3rd.

World Junior Championship (2016) and World Junior Championship (Girls) (2016) (both were at KIIT University at Bhubaneswar from August 7th until the 22nd)

Previous: World Youth Championship (2012) (events from 2013, 2014 and 2015 have not yet been thoroughly uploaded to an event page as of yet)

Website: (2016 World Youth Chess Championship). Crosstable:

References / Sources

Wikipedia article: World Youth Chess Championship (timeline of WYCC-related events).

 page 2 of 15; games 26-50 of 351  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
26. Todor Georgiev vs S K Mousavi  0-1272016World Youth Championship U18D31 Queen's Gambit Declined
27. M Song vs Teodor Holtman  1-0482016World Youth Championship U18D11 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
28. Irakli Akhvlediani vs J S Christiansen  0-1422016World Youth Championship U18E11 Bogo-Indian Defense
29. R Vogel vs Mustafokhuja Khusenkhojaev  1-0812016World Youth Championship U18A15 English
30. Airat Sadubayev vs A Hakobyan  0-1722016World Youth Championship U18C65 Ruy Lopez, Berlin Defense
31. Valentin Dragnev vs Yuriy Krykun  1-0622016World Youth Championship U18A15 English
32. C Wu vs Todor Georgiev  1-0542016World Youth Championship U18B06 Robatsch
33. Teodor Holtman vs M Marek  ½-½222016World Youth Championship U18B30 Sicilian
34. Mersad Khodashenas vs Irakli Akhvlediani  0-182016World Youth Championship U18B18 Caro-Kann, Classical
35. Tze How Dilwen Ding vs Mustafokhuja Khusenkhojaev  0-1462016World Youth Championship U18D79 Neo-Grunfeld, 6.O-O, Main line
36. Chris Kolver vs Denis Gretz  ½-½352016World Youth Championship U18A80 Dutch
37. Stefan Maltezeanu vs J S Thybo  0-1382016World Youth Championship U18C69 Ruy Lopez, Exchange, Gligoric Variation
38. R Vaishali vs O Petrovskis  ½-½492016World Youth Championship U18B90 Sicilian, Najdorf
39. Aidar Kenenbaev vs C Meunier  ½-½272016World Youth Championship U18A04 Reti Opening
40. Adham Kandil vs Benjamin Helander  1-0382016World Youth Championship U18B27 Sicilian
41. C C Weerasinghe vs Mladen Rajkovic  0-1332016World Youth Championship U18D92 Grunfeld, 5.Bf4
42. I Kalogeris vs Hoang Duc Nguyen  0-1322016World Youth Championship U18A49 King's Indian, Fianchetto without c4
43. L Roos vs N Krishna Teja  0-1442016World Youth Championship U18B23 Sicilian, Closed
44. Catalin-Lucian Patrascu vs Haruki Yoshida  1-0332016World Youth Championship U18A17 English
45. Yuriy Krykun vs Takaya Noguchi  1-0262016World Youth Championship U18D02 Queen's Pawn Game
46. Yu-An Shih vs Airat Sadubayev  0-1402016World Youth Championship U18A07 King's Indian Attack
47. Arystanbek Urazayev vs Alberto Barp  1-0242016World Youth Championship U18B18 Caro-Kann, Classical
48. Quinten Ramacker vs D Zakaryan  0-1272016World Youth Championship U18B96 Sicilian, Najdorf
49. J Plenca vs M Vavulin  ½-½462016World Youth Championship U18C79 Ruy Lopez, Steinitz Defense Deferred
50. M Petrosyan vs A Erenberg  1-0352016World Youth Championship U18E11 Bogo-Indian Defense
 page 2 of 15; games 26-50 of 351  PGN Download
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Kibitzer's Corner
Premium Chessgames Member
  HeMateMe: Any Americans here? Isn't there a fellow named Jeffrey Xiong, an American thought to be future top ten material, playing in something like this?
Sep-26-16  JohnBoy: Christopher Wu is a yank. Xiong just won the world junior (under 20?) so this doesn't make sense for him.
Premium Chessgames Member
  Tabanus: Standings list updated.

No errors found! (But game scores not checked.) Adel Rahman has 10 games only, apparently because his opponent did not turn up for rd. 1.

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