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Do we still need to talk about Tennessee? No? Cool!

Let’s get to some odds and ends re: Mizzou Football that have nothing to do with Tennessee, because who wants to talk about that game any more?

Gotta make sure that Vandy-South Carolina game gets the 3 o’clock slot!

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[Begim Tokhirjonova] came to MU in 2019 from her native Uzbekistan, joining the fledgling chess team. Coach Cristian Chirila recruited her. She’s at MU on a chess scholarship

Tokhirjonova has been playing chess competitively since age 5 and became a chess Woman Grandmaster at 16. In 2009, she won triple gold at the Asian Girls Championship, earning gold medals in Classical, Rapid and Blitz.

“I’m always proud of that,” she said.

She won bronze at the World Youth Championship in her category. She won the Asian Girls Championship in 2015 in her category. She won the 2018 Uzbekistan Women Chess Championship. She played for Uzbekistan in two Women’s Chess Olympiads in 2016 and 2018.

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