Uzbek finishes 6th at FIDE Grand Prix

Staff Report

TASHKENT – Uzbek chess player Rustam Kasimdzhanov finished sixth among the 12 grandmasters competing in the FIDE (International Chess Federation) Grand Prix 2012, which ran November 21-December 5 in Tashkent.

Kasimdzhanov, the sole Central Asian playing in the tournament, finished with 33.25 points. Ten countries were represented at the elite competition.

Kasimdzhanov, 34, won the FIDE World Chess Championship in 2004.


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