ECU E-MAGAZINE MARCH 2021

ECU Magazine March 2021 is out! In this edition of the ECU Magazine you may read about: European Online Club Cup 2021 European Hybrid Qualification Tournament for FIDE World Cup European Small Nations Hybrid Championship 2021 International Chess Conference for the occasion of 100 years anniversary of French Chess Federation Brief report on Magnus Invitational Montenegro Chess Festival… Read More »

SERBIA OPEN 2021

Serbian Chess Federation organises International Open Chess Championship of Serbia, Serbia Chess Open 2021, from 2nd-8th July 2021. The event will take place in a 5 stars Hotel “Metropol Palace”, in the “Ivo Andric” playing venue. The event will be played within two groups, Masters event for players with a minimum FIDE standard rating 2100 and Amateur group… Read More »

EUROPEAN SMALL NATIONS HYBRID CHAMPIONSHIP 2021

European Small Nations Championship 2021 will be played from 17th-25th April 2021 in a hybrid format, following a unanimous decision by the ten ESNA member countries of Zone 1.10. The winner of the event will be granted one of the ECU spots in the forthcoming FIDE World Cup 2021. Each ESNA member Federation nominated one of its players… Read More »

SF Deizisau e.V. wins European Online Club Cup

European Online Chess Club Cup 2021 concluded yesterday after an intense final stage and the Winner of the event became the German team SF Deizisau e.V! 91 teams participated in the event and 18 teams proceeded to Play-offs. The best 10 teams of Play-offs qualified for the Final phase which took place from 30th-31st March and decided the… Read More »

FINALISTS OF EUROPEAN ONLINE CLUB CUP

The play-off phase of the European Online Chess Club Cup concluded and 9 teams are announced as Finalists of the most prestigious European Clubs event. 18 teams participated in the play-offs, separated into 3 groups, and the top three teams of each group qualified for the Finals which will be played on the 30th and 31st of March,… Read More »

EUROPEAN ONLINE CLUB CUP PLAY-OFFS

The first phase of the European Online Club Cup concluded after two days of play through Tornelo online platform. 90 teams separated into 9 groups played a Round-robin system tournament of 9 rounds, and top two teams of each group qualified for the play-offs which will be played on 29th of March 2021. The team of Ladya Kazan… Read More »

EUROPEAN ONLINE CLUB CUP STARTS ON SATURDAY!

European Online Chess Club Cup will be played from 27th-31st of March 2021, through Tornelo online platform. 91 teams (!) (90 for the qualification stage) have been registered for the European Online Club Cup 2021! More than 500 players will participate in the event, among whom are 404 titled players and more than 80 players rated 2600+, such… Read More »

Montenegro Chess Festival 2021

Montenegro Chess Federation, in cooperation with the chess club „Elektroprivreda“ from Nikšić, organized Montenegro Chess Festival from 26th of February to 25th of March. Two IM tournaments were held in Nikšić, while the host of GM and Mix tournaments was Podgorica. IM and GM tournaments were 10 players round-robin with ten participants each. The Mix tournament has 16… Read More »

EUROPEAN ONLINE CLUB CUP – updates

European Online Chess Club Cup will be played from 27th-31st of March 2021, through Tornelo online platform. Already 33 teams registered for the event, and a very strong line up is lead by teams: Novy Bor (Rating average: 2715), 4NCL Gruildford (Rating average: 2682), Clichy Echecs 92 (Rating average: 2666), Poland Hussars (Rating average: 2647), Ladya Kazan (Rating… Read More »