Zhansaya Abdumalik heads world rating of chess players aged under 20
Almaty. January 11. KazTAG - Kazakhstani chess player Zhansaya Abdumalik has headed the world rating of chess players aged under 20 on all types of chess, reports Kazakhstani chess federation.
"Zhansaya Abdumalik has headed the list of best chess players of the planet aged under 20 on all types of chess. Kazakhstani chess player leads the ELO rating in the classics, rapid and blitz," reads the message.
Prior to that, no Kazakhstani athlete could conquer the world ranking simultaneously in three types of chess.
18-year-old J Zh. Abdumalik began studying chess from early childhood and at the age of 14 became the youngest grandmaster of Kazakhstan. She has won numerous awards in prestigious republican and world tournaments.
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