International Professional Chess School's student WCM Zhumagali Raian is a second in the world among girls under 7! Raian gained 8 points out of 9 games!
The 2018 FIDE World School Chess Championship was held from 21-29th April at Hotel Fafa in Durres, Albania. A total of 387 participants from 40 federations took part in this event.
Zhumagali Raian with her coach Shakey Bauyrzhan
With World Champion among G9 Rouda Alserkal
With the champion among boys U7 from Kazakhstan
We meet Raian and her coach at the airport
Special gift from school for our silver medalist - a scratch map!
Here are WCM Zhumagali Raian's results so far:
Two-time champion of Almaty city among girls under 6 years (2016, 2017)
World School Chess Championship among girls under 7 years - 2017 (Iasi, Romania) - shared 4-6 th places
Asian School Chess Championship among girls under 7 years - 2017 (Panjin, China)
Standard - 3rd place
Rapid - 3rd place
Blitz - 2nd place
At the age of 5, Raian set a record, becoming the youngest woman candidate master in Kazakhstan
National Youth Blitz Chess Championship among girls under 8 years - 2018 (Almaty, Kazakhstan) - 2nd place
Asian School Chess Championship among girls under 7 years - 2018 (Chiangmai, Thailand)
Standard - 3-5th places
Blitz - 3rd place