Tournamens

2016 European Championship

19.11.2016 08:50

The European Draughts-64 Championships among men and women were held in Tbilisi, Georgia from 11-20 November 2016. 

The competition was organised by the International Draughts Federation (IDF) with the support of the Russian Draughts Foundation for the Advancement of the Sport of Draughts.

The most outstanding performances came from Russian international grandmaster and 2013 world champion Zhanna Sarshayeva and Belarusian international grandmaster and blitz draughts world champion Igor Mikhalchenko.

Zhanna Sarshayeva won gold medals in the rapid and classic draughts programmes, while Igor Mikhalchenko won gold medals in the blitz and rapid draughts tournaments.

 

Winners of the blitz draughts tournament among women:

1st place: Yelena Korotkaya (Ukraine);

2nd place: Vera Khvashchinskaya (Belarus);

3rd place: Sofia Morozova (Russia).

 

Winners of the blitz draughts tournament among men:

1st place: Igor Mikhalchenko (Belarus);

2nd place: Sergey Belosheyev (Russia);

3rd place: Nikolay Gulyaev (Russia).

 

Winners of the rapid draughts tournament among women:

1st place: Zhanna Sarshayeva (Russia);

2nd place: Sofia Morozova (Russia);

3rd place: Vera Khvashchinskaya (Belarus).

 

Winners of the rapid draughts tournament among men:

1st place: Igor Mikhalchenko (Belarus);

2nd place: Sergey Belosheyev (Russia);

3rd place: Gavril Kolesov (Russia).  

 

Winners of the classic draughts tournament among women:

1st place: Zhanna Sarshayeva (Russia);

2nd place: Darya Fedorovich (Belarus);

3rd place: Yulia Makarenkova (Ukraine).

 

Winners of the classic draughts tournament among men:

1st place: Nikolay Struchkov (Russia);

2nd place: Yevgeny Kondrachenko (Belarus);

3rd place: Vladimir Yegorov (Russia).

 

 

2016 European Champions:

Classic draughts:

- Zhanna Sarshayeva (Russia)

- Nikolay Struchkov (Russia)

Rapid draughts:

- Zhanna Sarshayeva (Russia)

- Igor Mikhalchenko (Belarus)

Blitz draughts:

- Yelena Korotkaya (Ukraine)

- Igor Mikhalchenko (Belarus)

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