MINSK, 3 September (BelTA) – Students of the Belarusian State University (BSU) claimed champion titles and won medals at the World Youth Draughts-64 Championship, BelTA learned from the press service of the Education Ministry.
Yana Yakubovich, a third-year student of the Faculty of International Relations, won two programs of the World Youth Championship and became the world champion among girls under 26 years old in rapid.
Second place in rapid went to Aliaksandra Spirina, a fifth-year student of the Faculty of Biology. She also took second place in classic under 26 years old.
The Belarusian team of Yana Yakubovich and Aliaksandra Spirina won gold in the main classic program.