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Kstovo opens U10 League with round 1 victory

СШ 2 Кстово (Sport School №2 Kstovo, Nizhny Novgorod, Russia) emerged victorious in the first round of Worldwide U10 League, a new tournament series introduced this month. In the Center division, second place went to Сборная Шахты (Shakhty, Russia) and third to Strateg Stuttgart (Germany). Center Divison U10 and U12 teams will compete from September through … Continue reading Kstovo opens U10 League with round 1 victory

U12 round 1: Victory for Club Ferlonichess

Club Ferlonichess came victorious in the first round of Worldwide Autumn League. Second place for Ученики И.Погорелова (Students of I. Pogorelov), and third place for Сборная Шахты (Shakhty, Russia). Expanded Worldwide League started this September, and teams can compete in U8, U10, U12, U14w, and U16 categories. Tournaments are played on Wednesdays and Saturdays enabling … Continue reading U12 round 1: Victory for Club Ferlonichess

U12 winners come from Belarus, Philippines and Peru

June 2, 2021: Минский ветер (Minsk, Belarus) team is the winner of Worldwide U12 Center A Division. It was their first appearance in the top League. And Ученики И.Погорелова (Students of Igor Pogorelov, Lugansk) achieved their best result in U12, finishing second. Strateg Stuttgart (Germany) placed third. Then follow Schachfreunde München (Germany), Сборная Шахты (Russia), … Continue reading U12 winners come from Belarus, Philippines and Peru

U12 Blitz: milliseconds for Lithuanian win

May 26, 2021: Spectacular finish in 1st Worldwide U12 Blitz!! Tadas Minkauskas' draw agreed in a fraction of a second before the tournament's finish, brought two more points and a win for Moksleivių šachmatų klubas in Center Division. Time was already showing 0:00 and last milliseconds of the tournament expiring, when two more points (Streaks … Continue reading U12 Blitz: milliseconds for Lithuanian win

Wins for Chess Profi, Sharp Kids and Ajedrez Armagedón

May 19, 2021: Chess Profi (St. Petersburg, Russia) achieved their third consecutive win in the top U12 League. Moksleivių šachmatų klubas (Lithuania) were their closest opponents, while Latvia Junior Chess came third. Worldwide U12 Center A final standings: 1 Chess_Profi - Russia 1362 Moksleivių šachmatų klubas - Lithuania 1233 Latvia Junior Chess -Latvia 1014 Surbiton … Continue reading Wins for Chess Profi, Sharp Kids and Ajedrez Armagedón

Worldwide Junior on Chessdom

Worldwide Junior Chess got an honor to be featured on Chessdom site! In an interview for this prestigious chess website, Maurizio Matteoli and Goran Banovac share their story on Worldwide League, events, history, and talk about chess during the pandemic. https://www.chessdom.com/worldwide-junior-chess-interview-with-goran-banovac-and-maurizio-matteoli/ Chessdom recently received a brand new design. Keep up the good work!

Latvia Junior Chess wins U14w

Girls from Latvia Junior Chess team are winners of Worldwide Girls U14w League that was played on Saturday, May 8, 2021. It is their second triumph in this League. Germany U14w team was second and Moksleivių šachmatų klubas (Lithuania) came third. Worldwide Girls U14w final standings: 1 Latvia Junior Chess - Latvia2 GER_U14w - Germany3 … Continue reading Latvia Junior Chess wins U14w