MMK defended the title of the winner of the Metallurgy and Mechanical Engineering Cup
The team of Magnitogorsk Iron and Steel Works (consisting of Alexander Grishin, Andrey Polezhaev, Vyacheslav Melnikov) celebrated the victory in the III International Cup "Metallurgy and Mechanical Engineering" in the framework of the third season of the International Online Chess Business League. Despite the crumpled start of the competition, Magnitogorsk managed to eventually break away from the closest pursuers from the Kola MMC (Monchegorsk; Ibrahim Magomedov, Igor Telepnev, Vyacheslav Andreevsky) by as much as 2.5 points. The team of the Gaisky GOK (Guy) closed the top three winners; Dmitry Fatyanov, Alexander Voitin, Sergey Ganzhenko) According to additional indicators, the team from the Orenburg region was higher than the Rybinsk UEC-Saturn. In addition to the above-mentioned teams, the chess players of Mikhailovsky GOK (Zheleznogorsk) also won a ticket to the final. The full table of the competitions can be found at the link: https://chess-l.com/team/statistic-command?id=34
I must say that the teams that did not reach the final will have a chance to qualify again, within the framework of the Industry Cup, which will be held on December 3. The final tournament will be held on December 17, 2022.