European Women’s Chess Championship 2021- R8 report

Eight rounds have been already played at the 2021 European Women’s Chess Championship in Iasi, Romania.

23 years old Osmak Iulija (UKR, 2418) emerged on the top as the sole leader of the event after defeating Maltsevskaya Aleksandra (RUS, 2409). With a score of 7 points, Osmak is half a point ahead of Danielian Elina (ARM, 2407), while seven players tie for the third place, scoring 6 points, each.

Results, pairings and current standings

Only three rounds left to be played before the announcement of Winners and 10 qualifiers for the next FIDE World Cup. The round 9 starts tomorrow at 14:00 CEST and games can be followed live through the Official Website of the event.

Pairings of the top 10 boards:

1IMOsmak Iulija 24187 GMDanielian Elina 2407
2WGMMaltsevskaya Aleksandra 24096 6GMKhotenashvili Bela 2471
3IMDaulyte-Cornette Deimante 24086 6IMJavakhishvili Lela 2470
4IMBuksa Nataliya 24136 6IMMammadova Gulnar 2385
5IMArabidze Meri 2438 6WIMKiolbasa Oliwia 2288
6WIMNarva Mai 2276 IMMammadzada Gunay 2460
7WGMInjac Teodora 2370 IMMilliet Sophie 2403
8WGMSargsyan Anna M. 2388 WGMGarifullina Leya 2385
9GMBatsiashvili Nino 24875 5IMMkrtchian Lilit 2388
10IMBodnaruk Anastasia 24495 5IMZimina Olga 2345

Live streaming with commentaries can be followed through the youtube channel or the twitch channel.

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