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IPCA World Individual Chess Championship 2022

The 21st edition of the IPCA World Individual Chess Championship 2022 kicks off tomorrow in Ashdod, Israel. The championship will be held in Hotel “Leonardo” from 8-17 May.
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The physically disabled chess players – men, women and juniors (2002 year of birth and younger) will compete in the 9 rounds swiss tournament, with time control: 90 minutes + 30 seconds of increment. The total prize fund of the event is 5.500e and the winner among men, women, and players in wheelchairs will obtain the right to participate in the IPCA team at the FIDE World Chess Olympiad 2022. Related to Chess Olympiad 2022: Kenya announces Teams for 44th Chess Olympiad 2022 / Malawi determined Teams for Chess Olympiad 2022

LIVE games from the 21st IPCA World Individual Chess Championship 2022 will be daily on

The event’s schedule:

SundayMay 812:00 – 20:00Arrival, registration, accommodation of participants
SundayMay 820:00Technical meeting
MondayMay 915:00Opening ceremony
MondayMay 916:00-20:001st round
TuesdayMay 1010:00-14:002nd round
TuesdayMay 1016:00-20:003rd round
WednesdayMay 1116:00-20:004th round
ThursdayMay 1216:00-20:005th round
ThursdayMay 1220:3027th IPCA Congress
FridayMay 1316:00-20:006th round
SaturdayMay 1416:00-20:007th round
SundayMay 1516:00-20:008th round
MondayMay 1610:00-14:009th round
MondayMay 1616:00Closing ceremony
TuesdayMay 17Departure of participants


Starting list of participants – 21st IPCA World Individual Chess Championship 2022

1IMYarmonov Igor 14114496UKR2394
2IMMikheev Stanislav 4135920SRB2333
3GMZilberman Yaacov 2801612ISR2323
4IMObodchuk Andrei 4114310FID2306
5IMGurbanov Andrei 13503391ISR2301
6IMCampos Eugenio 10100156ANG2247
7FMLipilin Ilia 54113245FID2174
8FMVit Vaclav Valenta 307440CZE1999
9 Cosic Radoslav 14504367CRO1997
10 Srimskov Elishar 2807254ISR1992
11 Babanov Aleksandr 24117412FID1918
12 Gerasimova Svetlana 4145968FID1906
13 Shapiro Benny 2801582ISR1899
14 Alperovich Asher 2803275ISR1865
15WFMAleksandrova Aleksandra 4144198ISR1702
16 Mekus Manuela 16202562GER1644
17 Vardi Moshe 2801710ISR1631
18 Pilimon Zbigniew 1110489POL1620
19 Oliel Yehonatan 2834928ISR1535
20 Shchukina Ekaterina 34103055FID1493
21 Klein Djimmy 20669445FRA1409
22 Volodarsky Michael 2814366ISR1400
23 Frumin Rebecca 28380791ISR1319
24 Freiberg Doron 2841312ISR1241

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