Chess Scotland

The home of Chess in Scotland

Chess Scotland

The home of Chess in Scotland

Chess Scotland

The home of Chess in Scotland

Istanbul Chess Olympiad 2012

The Istanbul Chess Olympiad took place August 27 to September 10, 2012.

The Scotland Open Team finished in 75th place of 156 countries. The Women Team finished 83rd of 127.

All the Scotland games can be played over from the links belows.

Armenia, population 3.2 million, won the Open event for the 3rd time in the last four Olympiads; Russia won the Womens event. 

 

Official website

Live Games

Introduction

Noticeboard

McBlog

Scotland results

Play over - Open - Women

Round by round Scot scores and photos - Open - Women

Organisers prepare

Scotland teams:

Scotland Open team: 1) GM Colin McNab (Dundee, 2446), 2) GM Keti Arakhamia-Grant (Edinburgh, 2421), 3) GM John Shaw (Kilmarnock, 2424), 4) FM Alan Tate (Wandering Dragons, 2332), 5) FM Graham Morrison (St. Annes, 2360) – matches are contested over four boards. Team Captain: GM Sarunas Sulskis.

Scotland Womens team: 1) Heather Lang (Oxford, 2015), 2) Ali Roy (Carrick, 1836) 3) Rosie Giulian (Giffnock, 1894), 4) Joy Durno (Newmachar, 1863), 5) Alice Lampard (Troon, 1593) - matches are contested over four boards. Team Captain: Lara Barnes.

 

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Posted on: 10-09-2012
Categories: News