Elena Tairova



Age: 18


Summary: Russian chess player who became an international chess grandmaster at age 14 in 2006 and won a succession in the World European girls' junior titles at the Russian women's under-20 champion before she became a runner-up in the tournament's superfinals for the 2007 Russia vs. China match.



Cause of Death: Lengthy illness


Born: August 28, 1991


Died: March 16, 2010


Location: Moscow, Russia