From February 25th to March 3th, The IMSA Elite Mind Games will be held in China, Huai’an, which is the city with great long history and significant cultural influence.
This event is hosted by IMSA organization and the Sports management center of Chinese Sports General Administration, orgnized by Jiangsu Sports Bureau and Huai’an government. Jiang Su Sports Industry Group Co., Ltd., cooperate with Sports management center of Jiangsu Province Sports Bureau, Huai’an Sports Bureau.Jiangsu Sports Co., Ltd. are working hard for the promotion operation.
By then, there will be 143 players and 77 technical officers from 43 countries, participate in varieties of board games including Bridge, GO, Chess, Chinese Chess and Draughts. Scroll down for the full participants list in the chess competition.
Official website/ Standings and statistics
IMSA Elite Rapid/ IMSA Elite Blitz/ IMSA Elite Basque Chess/ IMSA Women’s Elite Basque Chess
List of participants (women):
Ju, Wenjun CHN GM 1991 2558
Kosteniuk, Alexandra RUS GM 1984 2554
Lagno, Kateryna RUS GM 1989 2529
Dzagnidze, Nana GEO GM 1987 2529
Harika, Dronavalli IND GM 1991 2511
Stefanova, Antoaneta BUL GM 1979 2509
Zhao, Xue CHN GM 1985 2506
Tan, Zhongyi CHN WGM 1991 2504
Khotenashvili, Bela GEO GM 1988 2502
Gunina, Valentina RUS GM 1989 2496
Paehtz, Elisabeth GER IM 1985 2472
Krush, Irina USA GM 1983 2458
Huang, Qian CHN WGM 1986 2450
Ushenina, Anna UKR GM 1985 2450
Socko, Monika POL GM 1978 2448
Mkrtchian, Lilit ARM IM 1982 2434