Ukraine's Open team won the second place at the 42nd World Chess Olympiad in Baku, Azerbaijan. Ukrainian News Agency learned this from the official Olympiad website. Team USA and Team Ukraine scored equal total points but under the Buchholz system (competitors playing with stronger rivals receive higher final ranks) the Americans showed a better result (USA 413.5, Ukraine 404.5). Team Russia won the third place. As Ukrainian News Agency earlier reported, President Petro Poroshenko congratulated Ukraine's Open team on winning silver at the World Chess Olympiad and the Women's team on winning bronze.