:: European Team Chess Championships 2007

Final report  by Chessdom.Com - Double triumph for Russia at the ETCC 2007!
Russia triumphed with both men and women teams winning the golden medals at the 16th European Team Chess Championship 2007. Men's team had an impressive run of eight consecutive wins and only one draw, claimed the title even before the last round, and most of their players took medals for individual scores as well. Read more >>>

The participants of the ETCC 2007 included 7 of the World Top-10 GMs: V. Ivanchuk (UKR 2787, No. 2 in the world), V. Topalov (BUL 2769, No. 4), A. Morozevich (RUS 2755, No. 5-6), S. Mamedyarov (AZE 2752, No. 7), T. Radjabov (AZE 2742, No. 8), L. Aronian (ARM 2741, No. 9), A. Shirov (ESP 2739, No. 10).

The Women's event also featured world stars such as Alexandra Kosteniuk, Maia Chiburdanidze, Tatiana Kosintseva, Antoaneta Stefanova, Elisabeth Paehtz and Almira Skripchenko.
Official media partner Chessdom.Com provided extensive coverage of the event, with interviews, videos, and reports.
- Read the interview of the Chief Executive Officer of the Organising Committee "ETCC 2007", Mr. George Mastrokoukos.

- Read the congratulations letter of the President of the ACP >>>
- Official website >>>

Last update by Webmaster: 09/11/2007 >>>