European Individual Women Chess Championship will be played in the Georgian capital of Tbilisi in the period from May 7 to May 18 while the second event - Rapid chess championship begins immediately after in the second-largest city of Kutaisi in Georgia from May 19 to 22.
According to the Georgian Chess Federation, 133 players from 26 federations across Europe will compete for prestigious titles of European Champions.
Of the top seeded players for championships, 2005 European runner-up from Georgia Nana Dzagnidze leads Russian sisters Nadezhda and Tatiana Kosintseva, followed by Kateryna Lahno of Ukraine, Anna Muzychuk from Slovenia and Viktorija Cmilyte of Lithuania.
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Schedule of the Women Chess Championship in Tbilisi: