WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP AMONG SENIORS 2018

From November 17 to 30, 2018, the 28th World Chess Championship among Seniors was held in Bled, Slovenia, it was organized by Slovenian Chess Federation and European Chess Academy, All chess players older 50 years old could take part in the championship irrespective of their rating and title.

The contest was conducted in four categories:
— Open 50+
— Open 65+
— Women 50+
— Women 65+

In total, 330 chess players from 57 countries took part in the Championship, among them were 20 grand masters-men and 10 grand masters-women.

Kazakhstan was represented at the Championship by five chess players:
— Saltanat Mukanov, ELO rating – 2250
— Tolegen Nukin, ELO rating – 2171
— Aytkazy Baymurzin, ELO rating – 2154
— Elena Ankudinova, ELO rating – 2107
— ЖBiket Zharokov, ELO rating – 1629

Summary crosstables according to the 11th round
— Open 50+
— Open 65+
— Women 50+
— Women 65+

Tournament policy