Day 5 Round 7
06On 16 of October there was double round, although the seventh round started at 4.30 p.m. and finished about 10 p.m. Among important games we can name few of them in different age groups. In U-13 age category two best rated Turkish players Vahap Sanal and Cemil Can Ali Marandi met over the board. After the long struggle the game drawn and as a result both of them continue leading. Only two games remained till the end of the European School Chess Championship and the last rounds suppose to be the decisive ones. Please check our report below:

Mother takes care of her sun before the seventh round.
Few minutes before the game Daniil Golikov from Russia enjoys relaxing massage.
The youngest participants can not write their moves and surnames sometimes but know the chess rules and able to play good chess. Parents and coaches try to help them before the start of the game.
Photo shooting.
Before the seventh round girls from U-7 age category came to support their friends from U-7 group.
The first board in U-7 age group. The leader of the tournament Emre Akin Kaptan was defeated by Gokturk Kagan Kilic. After that lose Matin Mursalli took the sole lead in tournament after his victory over Alikhan Yaganov.
The first board in U-13 age group. Two rating favorites Vahap Sanal and Cemil Can Ali Marandi made a draw today.
Little participant is very curious about his position.

Report & Photos By Karlovich Anastasiya
Turkish Chess Federation © 2011