On 27th of February rapid chess tournament was held at the branch of Plekhanov Russian University of Economics in Tashkent among students of international universities of Tashkent. The tournament was held in the framework of sport competitions between students.
Tournament was 5 round Swiss with the time control 15 minutes for each player and 7 teams competed with each other. These teams from Westminster International University in Tashkent, MDIS, Lomonosov Moscow State University, Tashkent Institute (branch) of PRUE, IUT, Turin Polytechnic University and Gubkin Russian State University of Oil and Gas (National Research University).
In the individual competition among young men the first place went to the student of Lomonosov Moscow State University Oleg Artemenko; among women - Nargiza Foziljonova from Westminster International University in Tashkent.