From 6 to 11 June Batumi (Georgia) hosted the World Cadet & Youth Rapid & Blitz Championships. 459 children from 35 countries around the world took part in it. Spectators could watch the games of the tournament on the platform at live.idchess.com
The idChess team participated in the event by invitation of the Georgian Chess Federation and organized an idChess fan zone. The spectators could watch the players' games on the screens in the hotel lobby.
"A useful technology that greatly simplifies the process of organizing the broadcast of games at chess tournaments."
A lot of prizes were taken by players from Vietnam:
1st and 2nd places in the Open U14, 1st place in U12,
3rd place in the Open U8, 1st place in the Girls U12 section,
2nd place in the Girls U18 section.
Many prize-winning places were taken by players from Belarus and Kazakhstan:
Open U8 — 2nd place Iman Nabiev
Girls U12 — 1st place Altynbek Ayaru
Girls U14 — 1st place Zarina Nurgalieva
The leading players from Vietnam in several categories won three third places — in the Open U8 and U12, and in the category of Girls U18. And the second place in the Girls U12 category.
In the category of Girls U8, the representative of England Bodhana Sivanandan scored 100% of points in both rapid and blitz.
The team of international FIDE arbiters and Olga Chernysheva, idChess (on the right)