Chess Olympiad LIVE: Double-gold for China

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10/5/2018 – Closing ceremony, top Round 11 matches, final standings and commentary from the 43rd World Chess Olympiad taking place in Batumi, in the Republic of Georgia. China took gold in the Open followed by the USA (silver) and Russia (bronze), all tied on match points. In the Women's it was China and Ukraine with gold and silver, with Georgia taking the clear bronze. All Round 11 matches at

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Closing Ceremony

Batumi Chess Olympiad 2018 Live Stream

Round 11

Live commentary

Commentary by GM Ivan Sokolov and IM Sopiko Guramishvili

Final standings in the Open section (top 20)

Rk. Team Team
1 China CHN
2 United States of America USA
3 Russia RUS
4 Poland POL
5 England ENG
6 India IND
7 Vietnam VIE
8 Armenia ARM
9 France FRA
10 Ukraine UKR
11 Sweden SWE
12 Czech Republic CZE
13 Germany GER
14 Austria AUT
15 Azerbaijan AZE
16 Uzbekistan UZB
17 Iran IRI
18 Hungary HUN
19 Egypt EGY
20 Greece GRE

Top 5 matches (Open)

All matches are available at

United States - China
France - Russia
India - Poland
Azerbaijan - Serbia
Czech Republic - Ukraine

Final standings in the Women section (top 20)

Rk. Team Team
1 China CHN
2 Ukraine UKR
3 Georgia 1 GEO1
4 Russia RUS
5 Hungary HUN
6 Armenia ARM
7 United States of America USA
8 India IND
9 Georgia 2 GEO2
10 Azerbaijan AZE
11 Kazakhstan KAZ
12 France FRA
13 Spain ESP
14 Iran IRI
15 Vietnam VIE
16 Poland POL
17 Uzbekistan UZB
18 Belarus BLR
19 Slovakia SVK
20 Mongolia MGL

Top 5 matches (Women)

All matches are available at

China - Russia
Ukraine - United States
Georgia - Armenia
Poland - Spain
India - Mongolia


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