Gambit’s Stefan Maltezeanu represented Luxembourg at the World Junior Chess Championship in Delhi, India, from 14 to 26 October 2019.
Stefan acquired valuable experience, scoring 4.5 points amidst strong international competition after allowing more than one lucky escape to his titled opponents. The title in the open section went to GM Evgeny Shtembulyak (2577) from Ukraine, while in the girls section the winner was WIM Polina Shuvalova (2412) from Russia.
Stefan during his game against IM Bronstein. Photo: Ruggero Percivaldi.