Monthly Archives: August 2018

17th TIPC Charleroi

13/08/2018
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17th TIPC Charleroi

Frank Hoffmeister beats grandmaster / strong performance by youngsters Paula Gitu and Carlo Russian At the international tournament of Charleroi (Tournoi International du Pays de Charleroi, TIPC), which constituted also the Belgian Individual Championships, Europchess members achieved some impressive results. While the Champion was crowned in a closed 10-player round robin tournament (winner: IM Mher Hovhannisyan, with a GM norm), Frank Hoffmeister, Tom Wiley, Paula Gitu, Carlo Russian and Martin Müller started among the...

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Intercercles FEFB 2018 – Round 4 – Europchess champions!

10/08/2018
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Intercercles FEFB 2018 – Round 4 – Europchess champions!

The 2018 FEFB Intercercles ended with a big success for Europchess! For the second time in its history Europchess won the Championship! The first team was slightly lagging behind Amay 1 and needed a clear win to maintain chances for the title. On board 3, Frank Hoffmeister played with Black against Tagumpay Gravidez (1793) from CREB 1. White played a symmetric opening line and got an equal middle game position. However, Frank could create...

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