Chess Profi wins Round 7

February 16, 2022. Chess Profi team from St. Peterburg won Round 7 of Worldwide U12 Winter League. Students of I. Pogorelov (Ученики И.Погорелова) came second, and Сборная Шахты (Shakhty, Russia) came third. The leading team in the Winter League, Dragulf (Norway), had to settle for fourth place, meaning Russians are very close to coming on top of the League. In all tournaments combined, a total of 322 players participated.

U12 Winter – Round 7 summary

Participants: 322
Teams: 32

  1. Dragulf 50
  2. Chess Profi 48
  3. Ученики И.Погорелова 42
  4. Минский ветер 26
  5. Сборная Шахты 24
  6. Latvia Junior Chess 19
  7. Moksleivių šachmatų klubas 7
  8. Schachfreunde München 7
  9. СШ 2 Кстово 7
  10. “Бриллиант” (г.Кострома) 5
  11. ШК Ладья г. Азов 2
  12. “Київ-Харьков Int. U-12” 1

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).


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