Four rounds are already played at European Senior Team Chess Championship 2019 in Mali Losinj, Croatia and in 50+ section no team emerged on the top with all the victories, while in 65+ section team of Russia leads with a maximum score.
In category 50+, top seeders, Russia and Croatia tie for the first place, each with score of 7 points, with only one drawn match against each-others. The third place is currently in hands of Steiermark from Austria, who tomorrow meets with Russia on the top board, while Croatia plays against European Chess Academy from Maribor, Slovenia.
Number one on the starting rank list of section 65+, team of Russia, emerged on the top with perfect 4 victories, and 8 match points. They are followed by Sweden 1 with 7 match points. Germany and Switzerland tie for the bronze, scoring 6 match points each. In the 5th round, scheduled for tomorrow at 15:00 (local time), we will watch the clash of the leaders, Russia against Sweden 1 and Germany against Switzerland.
LIVE transmission of the games is available through the Official Website of the event.
European Senior Team Chess Championship 2019 takes place from 17th-27th September, in a 4 stars Hotel Aurora, the official hotel of the Championship, together with the 4 stars Hotel Vespera, located next to the playing venue and Hotel Aurora.