70th ICCF Jubilee World Champions, Elite A&B

List of participants by rating at the start of the event:

# Photo ID Title Player Fed Elo 2021/1 Remarks
1 421882 (GM) Duda, Jan-Krzysztof POL 2743 OTB top player, 2008 WCh ju
2 130853 GM Chytilek, Roman CZE 2685 No 1
3 140915 GM Dronov, Aleksandr Surenovich RUS 2669 triple WCh: 22nd, 27th, 29th; No 2
4 81027 GM Kribben, Matthias GER 2644 No 4
5 370921 GM Hoeven, David A. van der NED 2641 No 5
6 81282 GM Nickel, Arno GER 2625 No 9
7 480098 GM Šemrl, Marjan SLO 2617 24th WCh; No 10
8 141280 GM Perevertkin, Vladimir Viktorovich RUS 2614 No 11
9 131093 GM Židů, Jan CZE 2610 No 13
10 480135 GM Borštnik, Aleš SLO 2609 No 15
11 211305 GM Robson, Nigel ENG 2602 No 18
12 240090 GM Finocchiaro, Fabio ITA 2565 25th WCh
13 141537 GM Kochemasov, Andrey RUS 2553 30th WCh
14 10362 GM Hamarat, Tunc AUT 2501 16th WCh
15 81532 GM Baumbach, Fritz GER 2410 11th WCh
Rav= 2606

The 70th ICCF Jubilee World Champions, Elite A&B tournament (combined) was launched on 2021-02-02.

Although the official start date is 2021-03-15, the game can start immediately.

The time control is 30 days for all moves, with a 3-day increment from move 1. After 20 days of reflection on one move the extra days thereafter will count double.

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Current ICCF GM norm statistics are following:

#GM Norms Title Name, First Name Nat GM-since
13 GM Nickel, Arno GER 2001
10 GM Dronov, Aleksandr Surenovich RUS 2005
8 GM Chytilek, Roman CZE 2004
8 GM Hoeven, David A. van der NED 2004
8 GM Kribben, Matthias GER 2009
8 GM Židů, Jan CZE 2011
7 GM Baumbach, Fritz GER 1973
7 GM Robson, Nigel ENG 2011
6 GM Finocchiaro, Fabio ITA 1998
5 GM Perevertkin, Vladimir Viktorovich RUS 2007
5 GM Borštnik, Aleš SLO 2012
4 GM Hamarat, Tunc AUT 1996
4 GM Šemrl, Marjan SLO 2007
2 GM Kochemasov, Andrey RUS 2019
(GM) Duda, Jan-Krzysztof POL (2013)
95 In total

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