GM Sergeev dominated Vera Menchik Memorial in Prague with 8.5/9
Final standings (top 32)
Chess club Dopravní podnik Prague as part of celebration of the 95th anniversary of the chess club in coopeation with Chess Academy Club organizes 2nd Věra Menchik Memorial Chess on Sunday 10.06.2018 in Prague.
1st Women´s World Champion Věra Menchik
The rapid chess tournament under the auspices of the Mayor of Prague is played in the Public Transport Museum as Open Prague Rapid Chess Championship and is included in the Czech Chess FederationRapid Grand Prix 2017/2018 as well as ŠK Dopravní podnik Prague UniCredit Grand Prix 2017/2018.
The chess tournament consists of 9 rounds Swiss System, 12 minutes per chess game + 3 second per move and will be rated for ELO FIDE Rapid. Financial fund of CZK 35.500.
Sponsors and partners of the tournament:
More then 100 chess players registered, among them 20 titled players with 2 GMs, 1 WGM, 8 IMs, 1 WIM. On-line games were provided for 20 chess boards.