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8th Round – summary

Congratulations to Russia who secure gold after eighth consecutive victory. Also sure to take second place are Germany, yesterday they crash 4-0 Finland 2. We have still fierce fight for occupation third place. The four teams will try to win the bronze medal today Italy is so close to gold ... Read more

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7th round – summary

Italy defeated the opponent and continues to lead in section 50+. Thanks to the victory on the last board which I analyze Russia Women beats Finland in very important match. After winning with Spain in the third place strengthened Belgium. The English and two Polish teams also still have a ... Read more

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6th round – summary

The sixth consecutive win of Italians brings them closer and closer to the gold medal. Today they beat 3-1 Germany Woman and I choose one of the game from this match for analysis. Women from Russia beat Poland Wschowa and probably go to the silver medal. On next board, Poland ... Read more

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5th Round – summary

It will be very hard for any team to prevent Italy from winning the competition. Today they won fifth consecutive match and they are leading the 50+ section very comfortably. On the second board Russian Women defeated Belgium and made a big step towards a silver medal. Below two leaders there are ... Read more

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4th Round – summary

Top match of the day was winning by Italy, gives them sole leading in section 50+. In second match Belgium beats woman from Germany and now sharing second place with Russia Women. Poland Walbrzych drew with England without any draw on the boards. Again (also in 2 round) the best ... Read more

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3rd round

Woman encounter on first board of section 50+ was won by Russia. Tomorrow they will meet with big favoruite of tournament- Italy, who also have six match points. Very likely this will be battle for gold medal! On next boards victories achieves Belgium and England and both have four points, ... Read more

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2nd round

Already on second round battles on firsts board announce very interesting. In section 65+ favored Russian Team beats Finland after very hard encounter. We have little surprise on third match, where Scotland, thanks to the nice fast winning of them’s leader, was able to drew with Denmark. Besides Russia 4 ... Read more

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Summary of the 1st round

European Senior Team Championship 2018 stars with 12 teams in 50+ section and 15 in section 65+. Already in first round our team “Poland Walbrzych” make nice surprise beating Finland Culture Chess, seeded with third starting number. It happens because of luckily winning of Zbigniew Daleczko. Another Polish team lose ... Read more