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European Team Chess Championships 2011

European Team Chess Championships 2011

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The European Team Chess Championships will run from 3-11 November 2011 in Halkidiki, Greece.

This year will be the 18th edition of the championships, which have become a major event in the chess calendar. 30 players rated over 2700 Elo will be playing.

38 National teams will be taking part in the Open event, and 28 in the separate women's event. Each team consists of 4 players and a reserve.

The event format for both the Open and women's competitions is a 9-round Swiss, with time controls of 40 moves in 90 minutes followed by 30 minutes to finish, with a 30 second increment from the start of the game.

The rounds start each day at 15:00 local time (13:00 UTC) except the final round which is 2 hours earlier. Live games will be available at the official website.

The Open teams in ranking order:

Team Av. Elo
1. Russia 2758
2. Ukraine  2729
3. Azerbaijan 2727
4. Armenia  2716
5. Hungary 2699
6. France 2691
7. Bulgaria 2678
8. England  2675
9. Netherlands  2668
10. Germany 2666
11. Israel 2666
12. Czech Republic  2664
13. Spain 2660
14. Poland  2654
15. Georgia  2620
16. Croatia  2612
17. Romania  2611
18. Serbia 2610
19. Greece 2609
20. Moldova  2600
21. Slovenia 2581
22. Italy 2581
23. Austria  2569
24. Denmark 2532
25. Sweden  2530
26. Switzerland  2527
27. Latvia 2505
28. Finland  2502
29. Montenegro 2497
30. FYROM 2492
31. Norway  2488
32. Iceland 2487
33. Lithuania 2474
34. Turkey  2412
35. Scotland  2302
36. Wales  2227
37. Luxembourg 2208
38. Cyprus 1990

 

The top 30 individual players:

Aronian, Levon  ARM 2802
Radjabov, Teimour  AZE 2781
Ivanchuk, Vassily  UKR 2775
Topalov, Veselin  BUL 2768
Karjakin, Sergey  RUS 2763
Morozevich, Alexander  RUS 2762
Gashimov, Vugar  AZE 2757
Svidler, Peter  RUS 2755
Grischuk, Alexander  RUS 2752
Adams, Michael  ENG 2734
Mamedyarov, Shakhriyar  AZE 2733
Nepomniachtchi, Ian  RUS 2730
Caruana, Fabiano  ITA 2727
Navara, David  CZE 2724
Ponomariov, Ruslan  UKR 2723
Leko, Peter  HUN 2720
Moiseenko, Alexander  UKR 2715
Bacrot, Etienne  FRA 2714
Giri, Anish  NED 2714
Naiditsch, Arkadij  GER 2712
Movsesian, Sergei  ARM 2710
Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime  FRA 2710
Almasi, Zoltan  HUN 2707
Berkes, Ferenc  HUN 2705
Vallejo Pons, Francisco  ESP 2705
Shirov, Alexei  ESP 2705
Wojtaszek, Radoslaw  POL 2705
Laznicka, Viktor  CZE 2703
Efimenko, Zahar  UKR 2702
Fressinet, Laurent  FRA 2700

 

More information can be found at the official website.

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