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2007 World Youth Chess Championships Concluded

The 2007 World Youth Chess Championships which had the highest number of participants in history including 1422 players from 103 countries and about 2600 people including coaches, parents, accompanying persons etc. took place in Kemer, Antalya, Turkey between 17-29 November.


Some notable performances by players from the Mediterranean:
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-Silver medalist in Under 18 Boys IM Edouard Romain of France who also achieved a GM norm with 2604 performance
-Bronze medalist in Under 18 Girls, WIM Betül Cemre Yıldız
-Shared first place, fourth after tie-break WFM Kübra Öztürk of Turkey also completed her WIM norms The Government of Turkey and the Turkish Chess Federation (TCF), have the honour to invite all the FIDE member Chess Federations around the world to participate in the World Youth Chess Championship 2007 (under 8, under 10, under 12, under 14, under 16 and under 18 years old - girls and boys) which will take place in Kemer-Antalya, Turkey, between November the 17th, 2007 (arrival) and November the 29th, 2007 (departure).
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