European Chess Championships update

European Chess Championships update

SonofPearl
SonofPearl
Apr 26, 2008, 1:00 PM |
19 | Chess Event Coverage

Solid play from Yelena Dembo at Euro Championship

After 6 rounds at the European Individual Chess Championships, Yelena Dembo - the top player at Chess.com - is still unbeaten with 2 wins and 4 draws, placing her 1 point behind a three-way tie for the lead between Viktorija Cmilyte of Lithuania, Anna Ushenina from the Ukraine and Ekaterina Kovalekskya from Russia.  The full standings are here.

In the men's event, Sergei Movsesian of Slovakia and Emil Sutovsky from Israel share the lead on 5.5/6.

Yelena's games from the first 6 rounds are below.  There are 5 more rounds to go.  The top 13 players in the women's event will qualify for the next Women's World Championship, so keep up the good work Yelena! 


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