The World Senior Chess Champion Vaisser Anatoly from France, Mihail Suba from Romania and Miso Cebalo from Croatia are some of the participants as well. In Women's section there are Kozlovskaya Valentina, Saunina Lyudmila and Fatalibekova Elena from Russia, and also Khmiadashvili Tamar from Georgia. It is a fantastic group that makes us believe that we will witness uncertain and exciting games for the prestigious world title. Vaisser Anatoly and Khmiadashvili Tamar are the defending champions.
The very beginning of the Championship has showed that favorites will not have an easy task. Jaime Maestro Anguera from Spain was the biggest surprise in the first round â€“with black pieces, he played to a draw against Bojan Kurajica. Israeli Adrian Marcovici drawing against Grandmaster Nikolay Pushkov also came as a surprise as well as Hvenekilde Jorgen from Denmark drawing against Trofimov Sergey from Russia.
26.11.2011. VLADIMIR OKHOTNIK AND GALINA STRUTINSKAYA NEW WORLD CHAMPIONS (by GM Vlado Kovacevic)
25.11.2011. ANOTHER HULAK'S MISTAKE (by GM Vlado Kovacevic)
24.11.2011. FABULOUS KURAJICA TOOK OVER THE LEADING POSITION (by GM Vlado Kovacevic)
23.11.2011. TIMOSCENKO AND KURAJICA AMONG THE TOP PLAYERS (by GM Vlado Kovacevic)
22.11.2011. KOMLJENOVIC AT THE TOP WITH VAISSER (by GM Vlado Kovacevic)
21.11.2011. VAISSER AT THE TOP (by GM Vlado Kovacevic)
19.11.2011. THE LAST THREE MUSKETEERS STOPPED (by GM Vlado Kovacevic)
18.11.2011. TRIO AT THE TOP (by GM Vlado Kovacevic)
17.11.2011. THE THIRD ROUND BROUGHT TIREDNESS (by GM Vlado Kovacevic)
16.11.2011. UNRELENTING SEEDED PLAYERS (by GM Vlado Kovacevic)
15.11.2011. THE WHOLE WORLD IN OPATIJA (by GM Vlado Kovacevic)Last Updated on Thursday, 08 December 2011 18:47