Alexandra Sergeevna Obolentseva
Birth Sign Cancer
Age 21 years old
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Chess player and 3-time Russian Youth Championship winner who, in 2011, won the World Youth Championship in the category of girls under 10 years.
Better known as Sasha, she began playing chess, when she was 6-years-old.
She won first place in her first competition in the 2008 Tula championships and in 2011 FIDE awarded her the title Woman FIDE Master.
She has a grandmother, Nina Obolentseva, who also plays chess.
Garry Kasparov is also a Russian chess player who began his career at a young age.