UNN students win medals at draughts competitions
Lobachevsky University students won medals in the individual classification at the draughts competitions held as part of the 21st Open University Games of the Volga Federal District. The "Russian draughts - blitz game" and "Russian draughts - rapid game" events took place at the UNN Faculty of Physical Education and Sports. 23 students from the Republic of Tatarstan, Samara and Nizhny Novgorod regions took part in the competitions. The tournament was held in each of the disciplines according to the Swiss system with separate scoring among men and women. Students of Lobachevsky University proved to be very successful.
Yusup Rozyev, a first-year student of the UNN Institute of Economics and Entrepreneurship, who came to study at Lobachevsky University from the Republic of Turkmenistan, won the men's competition in both disciplines.
Alina Popova, a master's student of the UNN Faculty of Physical Education and Sports, took the third place among women in the discipline "Russian draughts - rapid game".