Finalists announced for the English Online Blitz Championships

Congratulations to all the qualifiers listed below. The finals start at 2pm on Saturday 16th May on Chess.com, beginning with the last 16 round.

Open Final

  1. GM Gawain Jones
  2. FM Jonah Willow
  3. IM Ameet Ghasi
  4. IM Andrew Horton
  5. IM Ravi Haria
  6. GM Daniel Gormally
  7. FM Marcus Harvey
  8. FM Koby Kalavannan
  9. FM Sam Chow
  10. IM Andrew Greet
  11. IM Matthew Wadsworth
  12. FM David Haydon
  13. Henrik Stepanyan
  14. GM Simon Williams
  15. IM Richard Pert
  16. IM Peter Roberson

Women’s Final

  1. Maaike Keetman
  2. WFM Svetlana Sucikova
  3. Ekaterina Diakonova
  4. Anita Somton
  5. Zoe Varney
  6. Eugenia Karas
  7. WFM Sarah Longson
  8. WFM Shohreh Bayat
  9. Imogen Dicen
  10. Elis Dicen
  11. Rayelynn Posadas
  12. Nina Pert
  13. Niamh Bridgeman
  14. Alaa Gamal
  15. Julie Oh
  16. WFM Rasa Norinkeviciute

Note – GM Justin Tan was one of the Open Section qualifiers but has decided not to play, as he has the final exam for his course early next week.
More information can be found at https://englishchessonline.org.uk/english-online-blitz-championships-2020/