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Iran ranks 1st in Asian Chess Nation Cup 2018

Hamedan, Iranian chess team stood on the first place at Asian Nation Cup 2018 held in the City of Hamedan, western Iran.

The event was organized by Iran Chess Federation on behalf of the Asian Chess Federation.

China and India ranked second and third respectively.

In women's category, China stood first, India ranked 2nd and Iran ranked third.

The event was held with the attendance of 14 teams.

Source: Islamic Republic News Agency - IRNA

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