The Georgian women’s chess team won the silver medal of the 44th Chess Olympiad.
Since the 2008 Olympics, the Georgian women’s chess team showed the best results and won a medal at the Chess Olympiad for the ninth time in the history of independent Georgia.
The Georgian women’s national team took second place at the Chess Olympiad held in Chennai, the capital city of the Indian state of Tamil Nadu.
In the XI round, the Georgian chess players beat the Azerbaijani national team 3:1 and won silver medals. Meri Arabidze and Nino Batiashvili managed to win the party, while Nana Dzagnidze and Lela Javakhishvili ended the game with their Azerbaijani with a draw.
The Ukrainian women’s national team became the Olympic champion. The Indian women’s team took third place.