Chess champions of the country among players under 20 were determined. Chess-results.com website reported.
At least 12 players competed among the young men. Ruslan Syezdbekov (6 points) took the 1st place, Nurmat Azhigulov — the 2nd, and Tagir Taalaibekov (both have 5.5 points) — the 3rd.
One of the main tasks of the tournament was to choose the best chess players for participation in the upcoming World and Asia Championships.