Five rounds are played at the 25th European Youth Chess Championship 2015 in Porec, and day before the free day leaders is some groups already emerged and promise quite an exciting finish of the tournament.

In Boys U18, IM Petrosyan Manuel (ARM 2443), IM Ali Marandi Cemil Can (TUR 2422), Eggink Ryszard (POL 2324), IM Stremavicius Titas (LTU 2466), Blahynka Martin (CZE 2400), IM Vavulin Maksim (RUS 2441) and IM Sibashvili Giorgi (GEO 2391) are in the lead with 4 points.

IM Kelires Andreas (CYP 2432) is in the sole lead with the perfect score in Boys U16.


In Boys U14 FM Hakobyan Aram (ARM 2348), FM Esipenko Andrey (RUS 2384) and Lobanov Sergei (RUS 2394) tie for the first place with 4.5 points.

CM Gharibyan Mamikon (ARM 2106) leads in Boys U12 with maximum 5 points.

In Boys U10 Makoveev Ilya (RUS 1942) and CM Suleymanli Aydin (AZE 1910) share first place with perfect 5/5.

In Boys U8 Navumenka Mikhei (BLR) and Piliposyan Robert (ARM 1746) are in the lead with 5 points.


In Girls U18 WFM Khomeriki Nino (GEO 2296) and WFM Harazinska Ewa (POL 2055) tie with 4.5 points.

In Girls U16 WFM Kazarian Anna-Maja (NED 2259) and WIM Tsolakidou Stavroula (GRE 2279) are in the lead with 4.5 points.

Russian trio tops in Girls U14 with 4.5 points: WFM Shuvalova Polina (2171), Maltsevskaya Aleksandra (2107) and WFM Kochukova Anna (2049).


Girls U12 WFM Solozhenkina Elizaveta (RUS 2061) is the sole leader with 5/5.

Allahverdiyeva Ayan (AZE 1613) leads in Girls U10 with maximum score, while Veremyuk Veronika (UKR) leads in Girls U8 also with maximum score.


All results, standing and pairings can be found here.

Today is a free day, and round 6 is on schedule on 27th September, 2015 at 3.00 pm.

More information at the Official Website