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 Ukraine's Ivanchuk becomes world rapid chess champion

Ukrainian grandmaster Vasyl Ivanchuk has won the World Rapid Chess Championship.

Censor.NET reports.

After a number of tiebreaks, Ivanchuk got ahead of his rivals at the final tournament in Qatar.

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As reported, the Ukrainian grandmaster has beaten two world classical chess champions - Magnus Carlsen and Viswanathan Anand.

Another Ukrainian, Hanna Muzychuk from Lviv, has also become world rapid chess champion today.
 
 
 
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