EUROPEAN ONLINE CHESS CHAMPIONSHIP in Chess.com- TOURNAMENT A CONCLUDED
After two days of online chess fights of 1600 players rated 1000-1400 who participated in European Online Chess Championship A group, the event has concluded.
The qualification event took place on 16th of May, and 267 top players with score of 5 points and more continued to finals which were played yesterday through Chess.com and the Zoom platform.
After reviewing all fair-play policy reports, 101 names qualified for the next rating stage- group B, which will be played on 19th of May (qualification event) and 20th of May (finals).
The event was LIVE transmitted through European Chess union Twitch channel, with WGM Keti Tsatsalashvili and a special guest, ECU Vice- President, GM Adrian Mikhalchishin.
All the Winners of the prizes of the A group will be announced after full screening of fair-play policy reports.
The sponsors of the European Online Chess Championship are AiGroup, ECU Diamond sponsor and ESET, while the supporters of the event are: Chess.com, Judit Polgar Chess Foundation, Turkish Chess Federation, Romanian Chess Federation and Vugar Gashimov Chess Foundation.