The England teams for the European Team Championships at Batumi, Georgia will be:
Open: Michael Adams, David Howell, Gawain Jones, Luke McShane, Nick Pert. Captain: Malcolm Pein
Women: Jovanka Houska, Katarzyna Toma, Sarah Longson, Kanwal Bhatia, Ingrid Lauterbach. Captain: Lorin D’Costa
The tournament takes place from October 23rd (arrival) to November 3rd (departure). There are nine rounds and play begins at 13.00 UK time on October 24th. The board order will be announced shortly before the tournament begins.
Photo by Chris Stratford