Games of the fifth round of the XV Asian Chess Championship ended in Tashkent. Our experienced grandmaster Rustam Kasimdzhanov, by scoring 4 points, is among the top players of this championship.
Rustam Kasimdzhanov defeated Noaman Omar (UAE), Alireza Firouzi (Iran), Lalith Babu (India) and played draw with Bayarsaikhan Gundavaa (Mongolia) and Surya Shekhar Ganguly (India). In the sixth round, he will play against Yang Wen from China.
Our chess player Gulruhbegim Tahirjanova received 4 points as result of three wins and two draws, has taken second places in the standings in women's competition.
Gulruhbegim in the sixth round of the competition will play with Kulkarni Bhakti from India.