© / Alexey FilippovOleg Bogatov, special correspondent of the R-Sport agency, after the FIAS Silver Pen award
MOSCOW, 20 Jul – Special correspondent Oleg Bogatov became the silver medalist of the tournament among journalists held as part of the Moscow Open International Chess Forum in Moscow.
The winner of the competition was Alexandra Selifonova (website of the Chess Federation of the Moscow Region), who scored 5 points out of 5. Bogatov scored 4 points, the bronze medalist of the tournament was Albert Minullin – 3.5 (“Rossiyskaya Gazeta”).
The winners were awarded by the international grandmaster Sergey Karyakin and the president of the Federation of Sports Journalists of Russia (FSJR) Nikolai Dolgopolov.
The organizers of the competition, which was attended by 16 chess players from the leading Russian media, were the FSZhR and the Moscow Chess Federation.