World Junior Championship final round

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9/15/2018 – (All stories on the World Junior) Live games and commentary from the 2018 World Junior Chess Championship in Gebze, Kocaeli, Turkey, September 5th-15th with a rest day on September 9th. Live video commentary by IM Can Arduman, IM Ekaterina Atalik and FM Tarik Selbes.

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Round 11

The winner becomes the World Junior Champion, earns a prize of €3,000 and automatically receives the GM title (if not already a GM). The 2nd and 3rd placed players receive the IM title.

Players have 90 minutes to make 40 moves and then an additional 30 minutes for the rest of the game plus 30 seconds per move starting from move 1. No draw offers are allowed before move 30. 

Current standings (Open - top 20)


Live games and commentary


IM Can Arduman, IM Ekaterina Atalik and FM Tarik Selbes | Turkish Chess YouTube channel


Current standings (Girls - top 20)



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