CYPRUS

OPEN CHESS CHAMPIONSHIP 2021

11 - 20 June

5 DAYS OF CHESS.
THE VERY BEST OF CYPRUS.
7 QUALIFICATION SPOTS.

News

What is happening?

Offers

What do our partners offer?

Schedule

When are the games?

DAY DATE TIME EVENT
Friday 11 June 2021 15:00 Registration Confirmation
Friday 11 June 2021 15:45 Opening Ceremony
Friday 11 June 2021 16:00 Round 1
Saturday 12 June 2021 16:00 Round 2
Sunday 13 June 2021 11:00 Round 3
Sunday 13 June 2021 17:00 Round 4
Saturday 19 June 2021 16:00 Round 5
Sunday 20 June 2021 11:00 Round 6
Sunday 20 June 2021 17:00 Round 7
Sunday 20 June 2021 21:00 Closing Ceremony

Standings

Who is leading the Championship?

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Starting Rank

Who is playing in the Championship?

Alexandros Isaakidis

TOP SEED
2209 FIDE Standard
Paphos Chess Club
CYPRUS

CM Ioannis Damianou

SECOND SEED
2154 FIDE Standard
Nicosia Chess Club
CYPRUS

CM Panikos Savva

THIRD SEED
2028 FIDE Standard
Nicosia Chess Club
CYPRUS

About

Welcome to the Cyprus Open Chess Championship!

The Cyprus Open Chess Championship 2021 is a 7-round tournament which is the first phase of the Cyprus Chess Championship 2021.

The Cyprus Open Chess Championship is played using the 7 Rounds Swiss System.

The best six players who fulfill the national team requirements qualify for the Cyprus Closed Chess Championship 2021 as well as the best U-20 player, who also fulfills the national team requirements, and hasn’t qualified otherwise.

Apart from the seven qualifying spots for the Cyprus Closed Chess Championship 2021, there are two championship titles at stake.

The best U-20 chess player with CYP federation will be declared Cyprus U-20 Chess Champion 2021. Also, the best female chess player with CYP federation will be declared Cyprus Women Chess Champion.

The top three players shall recieve trophies as well the U-20 & Women Chess Champions.

You can follow the top 8 boards live on our website, lichess, as well as live commentary on YouTube.

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We'd love to see you back at the board!

If you face any problems with registration please text Mark Bryan at +357 99 250 797!