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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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“Old Mine” Excursion

On Tuesday, the participants of the championships had the opportunity to participate in a special trip to the “Old Mine”. We hope that the proposed excursion was liked by participants, as well as allowed to know the history of this region. Centrum Nauki i Sztuki Stara Kopalnia (en. “Former Mine” ... 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