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Davos Chess Festival 2022

The Davos Chess Festival 2022 will take place from 3-6 June, 2022 at the 4 stars Hotel Sunstar in Davos, Switzerland, just a few days after the World Economic Forum where the world’s top leaders from politics, business, civil society, academia, media and the arts meet to tackle global issues.

The Festival features two events: Challenge (for players rated 1600+) and Rising (for players rated U1600). Both events will be played in 7 rounds, swiss system, with time control of the Challenge event: 90 minutes + 30 seconds of increment, and time control of the Rising tournament: 60 minutes + 30 seconds of increment.

The total prize fund of events will be 10.110 CHF, with 9.000 CHF reserved for the Challengers tournament and 1.110 CHF prize pool of the Rising section. The top seeds of the Davos Chess Open Challenge 2022 are: GM Sandro Mareco, IM Li Min Peng, and GM Harshit Raja. (scroll down for the starting rank list of players)
Read more: GM Sandro Mareco wins Rio Negro Open 2022

Starting rank list of players – Davos Chess Open Challenge 2022:

No. NameFEDRtgI
1GMMareco Sandro ARG2653
2IMPeng Li Min UKR2506
3GMRaja Harshit IND2479
4GMPavlovic Milos SRB2471
5IMSchwabeneder Florian AUT2441
6FMLeisch Lukas AUT2410
7IMBelezky Alexander GER2355
8FMArnold Max GER2344
9FMSteindl Johannes AUT2289
10IMLöffler Markus GER2272
11IMDas Soham IND2266
12 Rösch Mario GER2199
13 Popvasilev Kaloyan GER2192
14FMOlivetti Davide ITA2162
15 Rodriguez Polo Mateo ESP2157
16 Reinhardt Bernd GER2134
17WGMHund Barbara SUI2088
18 Butenandt Svenja GER2086
19 Hund Sarah SUI2086
20FMAdzic Slobodan SUI2074
21 Mamalis Prokopios GRE2067
22 Labelle Ambroise SUI2046
23 Boschetti Claudio SUI2041
24 Kienböck Benjamin AUT2039
25 Alic Miran SUI2029
26 Scherler Julius SUI2019
27 Yakimenko Alexander A. RUS2018
28 Jaggy Matteo SUI1999
29 Mattenberger Matthias SUI1960
30AIMUdipi Kala Kishan SUI1947
31 Deveci Sinan SUI1931
32 Hetzer Volkhard GER1894
33CMBossi Alessandro ITA1893
34 Schubert Mario GER1893
35 Ruffenach Alain FRA1889
36 Savic Robert  Dr.GER1886
37 Gut Raphael SUI1834
38 Patel Palak IND1818
39 Wagner Victoria GER1806
40 Jud Marc SUI1795
41 Prudhvi Kumar V IND1742
42 Wenske Hardy GER1727
43 Vardi Shlomit ISR1724
44 Sikorra Philipp GER1697
45 Musallam Salim Al Aamri OMA1680
46 I Dewa Putu Sudarsana INA1672
47 Panda Gyorgy HUN1672
48 Marzec Witold GER1665
49 Mattenberger Dominik SUI1665
50 Heron Andrew LIE1653
51 Bauer Matthias GER1637
52 Heron Steve LIE1580
53 Panos Giannis GRE1449


Starting rank list of players – Davos Chess Open Rising 2022:

1Depner Vadim GER0
2Sosa Nesper Marcos Ivan SUI1534
3Depner Michael  Dr.GER1522
4Beyeler Lilo SUI1514
5Longerich Hans-Peter GER1513
6Bosov Kirill SUI1487
7Gugler Giorgio AUT1468
8Tuor Elena SUI1360
9Raffaele Luca LIE1226
10Beyeler Ueli SUI1128
11Hetzer Margarete GER1043
12Rösch Elke GER0
13Adamova Alla KGZ0
14Adamova Sezim KGZ0
15Adamova Umai KGZ0
16Chinybek Uulu Azis KGZ0
17De Luze Nicolas SUI0
18Kaufmann Tino SUI0
19Szövérfi István HUN0

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