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Interclubs 1st round results

28/09/2009
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Interclubs 1st round results

Interclubs first round results

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Europchess is ready for the Interclubs 2009/2010!

14/07/2009
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After the great success of our first year with two teams moving from 5th to 4th division, Europchess will participate with three teams in the new competition. It is our great pleasure to announce that we have been considerably strengthened for this.

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7th Brussels rapid international tournament

11/05/2009
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7th Brussels rapid international tournament

There are very few international chess events in Belgium and even less in Brussels. This rapid event stands out as a good example. This was already the 7th edition of this tournament organised by CREB, the Royal Chess Club of Brussels. There were quite a few strong players, the ELO average of the TOP 20 was 2400. Overall 103 players registered and five of them were Europchess members! The best results were achieved by...

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Silver medal in the “Interprofessional Tournament 2008-2009″

03/04/2009
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Silver medal in the “Interprofessional Tournament 2008-2009″

Every year the Belgian National Bank organises the Interprofessional tournament with the participation of Belgian companies and institutions. It’s normally a team competition where they are summing the best individual scores of each team. The National Bank’s team is always the big favourite of the event as all their players are around 2000+ ELO. The team results for this year: 1. National Bank 2. Europchess 3. Belgacom 4. KBC 5. Pro Natura 6. The...

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Europchess 1 and 2 won in division 5! Final round report…

23/03/2009
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Europchess 1 and 2 won in division 5! Final round report…

In the final round 11, Europchess 1 played at home against Wachtebeke 3. As we were leading Division 5 E with a single point in front of Geraardsbergen 2, everything depended on a good performance on this day.

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Huge success in the last round!

22/03/2009
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Huge success in the last round!

Europchess 1 – Wachtebeke 3 : 3.5 – 0.5           After Frank, József and Thomas won their games Jenő has offered draw with Black in an equal looking position to secure the victory with 3.5 points.  If Geraardsbergen wins 4-0 then there will be a tie for the first place… They are playing against the strong Dworp 2 team, let’s hope they make at least one draw and then we are...

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Wijk Aan Zee 2009

12/03/2009
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Wijk Aan Zee 2009

The Corus Chess tournament took place in Wijk Aan Zee the Netherlands in January 2009…. The young players won all three sections, Karjakin, Caruana and So are teenagers. In an interview Kasparov expressed his doubts that Anand can compete with this new generation of players… The Corus Chess tournament took place in Wijk Aan Zee the Netherlands in January 2009…. The young players won all three sections, Karjakin, Caruana and So are teenagers. In...

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Members of the club

12/03/2009
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The list of our club members is not yet complete… 1 BINHAM, Timothy 2313 2 KELLER, Christophe 2192 3 HOFFMEISTER, Frank 2186 4 BARTA, Jozsef  2155 5 CZUCZAI, Jeno  2139 6 Semanat Planas, Eduardo  2127 7 RAMOS FLORIDO, José-Maria 2037 8 FREDERIKSEN, Kristian Pade 1780 9 GARZOTTI, Paolo 1668 10 DEDOBBELEER, Vladymyr 1629 11 GATTA, Bruno 0 12 PALK, Paavo 0 13 CEPEDA FUENTES, José-M 0 14 LE GAL , Serge 0 15 BRINKMANN,...

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Grischuk triumphs in Linares

12/03/2009
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Grischuk triumphs in Linares

Alexander Grischuk has won the Linares super tournament in great style. Ivanchuk cannot really explain how he missed the first place…

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