BEFORE THE CUP OF THE FIDE WORLD IN TBILISI, GEORGIA
International grandmaster, two-time Russian champion Elmira Mirzoyeva spoke about the situation with chess in Georgia
- "Georgia is traditionally stronger than women, Georgian chess players are also very dangerous grandmasters, they always win a lot of personal medals, they do not succeed in team games, but they are working on constantly strengthening the training part ... In Georgia women's chess is also constantly evolving, "Mirzoyeva said.
The government of Georgia expects that in the coming year the country will host several sports events of international level, including the World Chess Cup, as well as the World Chess Olympiad to be held in Batumi in 2018.