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Interclubs 2019-2020 – Round 8

09/03/2020
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Interclubs 2019-2020 – Round 8

Europchess 1 – Eupen 1  :  2 – 6  +++  Europchess 2 – Brussels 1  :  4.5 – 1.5  +++  Europchess 3 – Brussels 3  :  3 – 1  +++  Europchess 4 – Brussels 4 :  4 – 0  +++  Europchess 5 – Brussels 5 :  4 – 0  +++ Round 8: Gloria Victoria +++ In Round 8, the first team fought hard against Rochade Eupen, but again left empty-handed. However, all other four teams...

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Interclubs 2019-2020 – Round 7

05/02/2020
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Interclubs 2019-2020 – Round 7

Echiquier Mosan 1 – Europchess 1  :  6.5 – 1.5   +++  Pantin 1 – Europchess 2  :  3 – 3  +++  Pantin 3 – Europchess 3 :  2.5 – 1.5  +++ Pantin 5 – Europchess 4 :  1 – 3  +++  Pantin 6 – Europchess 5 :  4 – 0  +++ Round 7: Fourth Team Set For Promotion In Round 7, the first team had no chance against the professional Dutch-German team of Mosan 1. The...

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Interclubs 2019-2020 – Round 6

05/02/2020
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Interclubs 2019-2020 – Round 6

Europchess 1 – Borgerhout 1  :  3.5 – 4.5  +++  Europchess 2 – Wavre 1  :  4.5 – 1.5  +++  Europchess 3 – CREB 2  :  2 – 2  +++  Europchess 4 – CREB 3 :  2.5 – 1.5  +++  Europchess 5 – Excelsior 1 :  2 – 2  +++ Round 6: Getting closer In the first round of the new decade, Europchess showed good fighting chess. While E 1 succumbed with a small margin...

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Rossen Rusev defends blitz title in 2019!

05/02/2020
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In January, it was time to crown the Blitz champion of 2019. As in the previous year, the best blitzer was Rossen Rusev, and this year the title was not up for grabs until the very last tournament. Among the favourites, Rossen was the only one to play more than 15 tournaments and thus wipe out some less good performances. His 62 points out of the best 15 results meant an average score of...

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Rapid Championship 2019/2020 – R.4

04/02/2020
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Rapid Championship 2019/2020 – R.4

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Rapid Championship 2019/2020 – R.3

04/02/2020
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Rapid Championship 2019/2020 – R.3

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December recap – Brussels

04/02/2020
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December recap – Brussels

Several Europchess members have also participated in individual events in and around Brussels in the month of December: Belgian Military CC – Brussels CC – Eddy Mattheys Blitz – Grand Memorial René Vannerom +++ Sławomir with two 2nd places at BMCC The Belgian Military Chess Club organised two tournaments in the military base in Peutie on 14 December. Sławomir Kędzierski, active throughout the year in military chess events could obviously not miss this event,...

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December recap – international

25/01/2020
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Paula Gitu competes with Europe‘s top women players in Monaco  +++  Martin Müller scores against masters in Croatia  +++ Two Europchess players used the month of December to escape the Brussels winter and play some chess at the coast of the Mediterranean. On the weekend of 29 November to 1 December, Paula Gitu competed in the European Women Individual Rapid and Blitz Championships, held in Monaco. The event started with the 13-round Blitz tournament....

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Interclubs 2019-2020 – Round 4 (postponed match)

12/01/2020
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Interclubs 2019-2020 – Round 4 (postponed match)

Match postponed from Round 4: KGSRL 1 – Europchess 1  :  5.5 – 2.5

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Interclubs 2019-2020 – Round 5

12/01/2020
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Interclubs 2019-2020 – Round 5

Fontaine 1 – Europchess 1  :  6 – 2   +++  Aalst 1 – Europchess 2  :  2 – 4  +++  Fontaine 4 – Europchess 3 :  0 – 4  +++ Woluwe 2 – Europchess 4 :  0 – 4  +++  TS Mechelen 3 – Europchess 5 :  3 – 1  +++ Round 5: E3 and E4 winter champions! +++ In the last round before Christmas, the third and fourth teams showed their ambitions to move up...

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