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:

1 IM Osmak
Iulija 
2418 7   GM Danielian
Elina 
2407
2 WGM Maltsevskaya
Aleksandra 
2409 6   6 GM Khotenashvili
Bela 
2471
3 IM Daulyte-Cornette
Deimante 
2408 6   6 IM Javakhishvili
Lela 
2470
4 IM Buksa Nataliya  2413 6   6 IM Mammadova Gulnar  2385
5 IM Arabidze Meri  2438   6 WIM Kiolbasa Oliwia  2288
6 WIM Narva Mai  2276   IM Mammadzada Gunay  2460
7 WGM Injac Teodora  2370   IM Milliet Sophie  2403
8 WGM Sargsyan Anna M.  2388   WGM Garifullina Leya  2385
9 GM Batsiashvili
Nino 
2487 5   5 IM Mkrtchian Lilit  2388
10 IM Bodnaruk
Anastasia 
2449 5   5 IM Zimina Olga  2345

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

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