The 7th European Individual Chess Championship is taking place from April 4th to 17th in Kuşadası, Turkey. It is organized by the Turkish Chess Federation under the auspices of the European Chess Union.

There are 85 GMs, 37 IMs and 6 FMs from 36 countries in the Men’s Individual Chess Championship, and 2 GMs, 20 IMs, 1 FM, 27 WGMs, 22 WIMs and 10 WFMs from 27 countries in the Women’s Individual Chess Championship.

There are twenty players rated 2600+. GM Ivanchuk and GM Stefanova are the top seeds in their division. For more information about this event, please click here. Posted by Picasa

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