News & Announcements
RSSU graduate Ernesto Inarkiev has become the Europe Chess Champion
01 June 2016 | 907
The championship took place over 11 rounds and finished on May 23. In final round Ernesto Inarkiev played a draw with Kasper Perun, a chess player from Poland, and secured an early victory. The next day the grandmaster came back to Moscow triumphantly.
Director of RSSU International Center of Chess Education Alexander Kostiev said:
«Ernesto is one of the most responsible, independent and diligent graduates of RSSU. He was a very good student and dedicated himself to improvement of his chess skills. As a natural result, he has become a champion of Europe. »
We congratulate Ernesto Inarkiev with this outstanding victory and wish him further success!