President of International Draughts Federation Vladimir Langin notes high level of Turkmen checkers players

In the letter, addressed to President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov, Vladimir Langin congratulated him on the successful participation of Turkmenistan team at qualifying Asian Draughts-64 Championship in Tashkent for 2017 World Cup.

Your players regularly win medals at different championships and owing to high results at the above-mentioned tournament, they deserved the right to participate in the World junior men and women championship in Bulgaria in September 2017 as well as in World men and women championship in Sankt-Petersburg (Russia) in October 2017, the message says.

Turkmenistan draughts school is well recognized and famous by the successful performance of the players at different championships and tournaments. There are good players and coaches in your country as well as a wish to develop this intellectual sport among the population. I hope for fruitful cooperation and invite your sportsmen to participate in all our events, - the message says.

Source: Turkmenistan: the Golden Age Online Newspaper