Flag-nificent victory: Checkers queen poses with Russian flag after overcoming tricolor fiasco in dramatic World Championship win

Follow RT on Tamara Tansykkuzhina, the Russian checkers genius who lost a round after a damaging distraction when her national flag was abruptly removed mid-game, has celebrated after coming from behind to win the World Championship in Warsaw. In the culmination of a showdown that had proved unexpectedly controversial, Tansykkuzhina took her…

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