Chess Profi – U12 Champions

Young players of Chess Profi team from St. Peterburg are crowned as Worldwide U12 Winter League, and they repeated their success from the previous season, U12 Autumn League. Although they missed the first two rounds of the Winter season, once they continued playing, they immediately started winning all the tournaments and quickly catching the leading … Continue reading Chess Profi – U12 Champions

Interviews with Ukrainian kids

Ukrainian team named Kyiv-Kharkiv International started playing in Worldwide Junior Chess League just a few weeks before the war started and immediately proved to be a strong team, capable of great things. In an uncertain future, despite the war going on in their country, Ukrainian kids managed to participate regularly in all Worldwide tournaments. The … Continue reading Interviews with Ukrainian kids

Chess Profi crowned as U12 Winter Champions

March 23, 2022. Chess Profi team from St. Peterburg won Round 12 of Worldwide U12 Winter League, confirming their dominance of the League and convincingly winning the Championship title. Despite the war in their country, players from "Київ-Харьков Int. U-12" (Kiiv - Kharkiv, Ukraine) managed to come in big numbers once again, for a great … Continue reading Chess Profi crowned as U12 Winter Champions

Round 11 and the title for Chess Profi

March 16, 2022. Chess Profi team from St. Peterburg won Round 11 of Worldwide U12 Winter League. The latest team to join the competition, Nizhny Novgorod Gambit (Нижегородский гамбит), did very well in their first tournament, finishing second, in front of Students of I. Pogorelov (Ученики И.Погорелова) on third place. In all tournaments combined, a … Continue reading Round 11 and the title for Chess Profi

Ukrainians won Round 10!

March 9, 2022. Outstanding achievement by Kyiv-Kharkiv team: despite the fact that their country is invaded, communications and supply disrupted, and war wearing is tremendous, they managed to gather for another online chess tournament in U12 Winter League. And what a proud moment for them! Playing for the team that bears the names of the … Continue reading Ukrainians won Round 10!

Ukrainian future: Kyiv-Kharkiv team

March 23: second place UPDATE: March 23, 2022. Another great result for Kyiv-Kharkiv team: second place in U12 and second place in U8 tournaments. We always anticipate their participation with anxiety. Are they safe, do they lose courage, is the war too heavy on them? Will they make it again? But no time for worries: … Continue reading Ukrainian future: Kyiv-Kharkiv team

U12 Winter League Rounds 8 and 9

February 23, 2022. It was the last peaceful tournament in U12 Winter League. The winners of Round 8 were players of Chess Profi team from St. Peterburg. СШ 2 Кстово (Kstovo, Russia) came second, while Сборная Шахты (Shakhty, Russia) came third. Chess Profi's win meant they managed to get on top of the standings in … Continue reading U12 Winter League Rounds 8 and 9

Chess Profi wins Round 7

February 16, 2022. Chess Profi team from St. Peterburg won Round 7 of Worldwide U12 Winter League. Students of I. Pogorelov (Ученики И.Погорелова) came second, and Сборная Шахты (Shakhty, Russia) came third. The leading team in the Winter League, Dragulf (Norway), had to settle for fourth place, meaning Russians are very close to coming on … Continue reading Chess Profi wins Round 7

U12 Round 6: Pogorelov team wins

February 9, 2022. Students of I. Pogorelov (Ученики И.Погорелова) are winners of Round 6 of Worldwide U12 Winter League. Second place for Chess Profi from St. Peterburg, third for Dragulf (Norway). Halfway through the season, Dragulf maintained the leadership but Chess Profi continues to close the gap between them and Dragulf, while Pogorelov team is … Continue reading U12 Round 6: Pogorelov team wins

Chess Profi continues to dominate U12

February 2, 2022. Chess Profi from St. Peterburg won Round 5 of Under 12 Winter League. Same podium as in the previous round: second place for Dragulf (Norway), third for Latvia Junior Chess. All divisions combined, together with the Under 8 group, a total of 333 players participated. U12 Winter - Round 5 summary Participants: … Continue reading Chess Profi continues to dominate U12

U12 Round 4: Win for Chess Profi

January 26, 2022. Chess Profi from St. Peterburg won Round 4 of U12 Winter League. Second place for Dragulf (Norway), third for Latvia Junior Chess. All divisions combined, together with the Under 8 group, we reached a number of 377 players, making this the most numerous tournament in Winter League so far. It was especially … Continue reading U12 Round 4: Win for Chess Profi

Chess Profi is back with victory in Round 3

January 19, 2022. After being absent for two rounds, Autumn League champions from St. Peterburg made a victorious comeback in Worldwide League, winning Round 3. Just three points behind them were Dragulf (Norway), retaining the lead in Winter League, while Ученики И.Погорелова (Students of I. Pogorelov) finished third. U12 Winter - Round 3 summary Participants: … Continue reading Chess Profi is back with victory in Round 3

U12 Winter Round 2: Dragulf wins

January 12, 2022. Dragulf (Norway) won Round 2 of U12 Winter league. Минский ветер (Minsk, Belarus) came second, and Сборная Шахты (Shakhty, Russia) third. U12 Winter - Round 2 summary Participants: 317 Teams: 34 U12 League standings: Минский ветер 18Dragulf 16Ученики И.Погорелова 12Сборная Шахты 9Schachfreunde München 4Latvia Junior Chess 4Moksleivių šachmatų klubas 2СШ 2 Кстово … Continue reading U12 Winter Round 2: Dragulf wins