Famous former Soviet and German chess grandmaster and current head coach of Switzerland, Artur Yusupov visited the “Ugra chess Academy”, which was started today at the World Chess Championship among juniors up to 20 years.
He left a note in the book of honorable guests of “UGRAMEGASPORT”, where he wrote: “Thank you very much for the excellent organization of the World Championship among juniors up to 20 years!”
For reference: Artur Yusupov was born February 13, 1960 in Moscow. In 1977 he became the world champion among young men, then was awarded the title of international master. 5 times won the chess Olympiad in the national team of the USSR. Since 1992 lives in Germany.