Chess Profi continues to dominate U12

February 2, 2022. Chess Profi from St. Peterburg won Round 5 of Under 12 Winter League. Same podium as in the previous round: second place for Dragulf (Norway), third for Latvia Junior Chess. All divisions combined, together with the Under 8 group, a total of 333 players participated.

U12 Winter – Round 5 summary

Participants: 333
Teams: 33

  1. Dragulf 40
  2. Chess Profi 30
  3. Ученики И.Погорелова 24
  4. Минский ветер 22
  5. Latvia Junior Chess 19
  6. Сборная Шахты 17
  7. Moksleivių šachmatų klubas 7
  8. Schachfreunde München 7
  9. СШ 2 Кстово 2
  10. “Бриллиант” (г.Кострома) 2

Worldwide Under 12 Winter League started on January 5, 2022. It will have 12 rounds, played every Wednesday, until March 23. Players born in 2010 and later are allowed to participate.

Tournaments are played on Wednesdays, at 11:00 UTC (Asia), 16:00 UTC (Europe), and 23:00 UTC (Americas).

Time control is 10+2. The tournament duration is 90 minutes. Platform: Lichess

Scoring system: First place 10 points, second 8 points, third 6 points, fourth 4 points, fifth 3 points, sixth 2 points, seventh 1 point. The twelve-round scoring system is counted in the U12 European Division only.

European Division has an additional Under 8 category (2014 and younger).


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s