Congratulations to Anton Smirnov! He just became Australia's youngest ever grandmaster at the age of 16.
Trivia: How many grandmasters has Australia produced?
Winning and losing is just a part of the game. There are valuable lessons that all children can learn with either result. Therefore, it is up to the parents and coaches to motivate them to learn and do the right things. Here are some of my suggestions to the parents and coaches of young players: