News

IM, WGM Lela Javakhishvili is the second number of Team Georgia !

Rated 2473 Lela is 18th women player in the world! It makes us very happy that it will be already Lela’s third time in our Festival, which shows that top world’s players value our event very highly. 
This Georgian player has had an amazing amount of success and she won her first Georgian Championship title in 2001!
Her biggest achievements include:
– World Team Champion (2017)
– Gold medalist of the Dresden Chess Olympiad (2008)
– European Team vice Champion (2009, 2017, 2019)
– bronze medalist od Olympiads in 2010 and 2018
– 4-time Georgian Women Champion (2001, 2007, 2014, 2016)
We can’t wait to see Lela in action in our event again!
Photo: Lela’s Facebook page