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Big Prize Draw Winners


After almost four hours of streaming, the main prizes of our mega prize draw have been finally raffled off! This time we had 16012 tickets participating distributed in all 2762 tournaments of the project.

Our major prizes - 30 mini-matches and 40 guest invitations to the 2021 Moscow Chess Olympiad – were won by the representatives of at least 34 countries: Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria, Australia, Azerbaijan, Bangladesh, Bulgaria, Columbia, Egypt, France, Germany, Greece, Honduras, India, Israel, Kenya, Mexico, Myanmar, the Netherlands, Norway, Pakistan, Philippines, Romania, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Spain, Sudan, Sweden, Thailand, Turkey, Uruguay, USA, Venezuela and Zimbabwe. Congratulations to all of them!

30 mini-matches with top GMs were won by:

1. Hshoaib (Egypt) (Lichess, 05/30, Mediterranean Team Battle Blitz 3+2)
2. gmfid (Russia) (Chess.com, 05/27, Blitz 3+2 Arena)
3. Mynameislegyon (USA) (Chess.com, 05/21, Rapid Arena)
4. Von_Tempo (Zimbabwe) (Lichess, 05/19, Rapid 15+0 Arena)
5. King_chepelev (Russia) (Lichess, 06/04, Rapid Arena)
6. SCHWUP (Australia) (Chess24, 06/05, Rapid Tournament 10+0)
7. ISLAMCHESS48 (Algeria) (Lichess (05/24, 22:00) - Checkmate Coronavirus Blitz Arena
8. MotherofTCoJCOians29 (Philippines) (Lichess, 06/09, Blitz Arena)
9. yastrebov_dd-2007 (Russia) (Lichess, 05/27, Bullet Arena)
10. Anon_269 (country unknown) (FIDE Online Arena, 06/15, 3+0 Blitz Swiss)
11. ajtravs15 (Philippines) (Chess.com, 05/29, Rapid Arena)
12. wamsa (Kenya) (Lichess, 06/13, IVORY COAST - KENYA Team Blitz 3+0)
13. Justtryingmybest (Germany) (Lichess, 06/15, Bullet Arena)
14. Icons2008 (Myanmar) (Chess.com, 06/05, Bullet Arena)
15. KEINGOMEZ (country unknown) (Lichess, 05/25, Bullet Arena)
16. Trocolia (Honduras) (Lichess, 05/18, Blitz 3+2 Arena)
17. ELGAG1 (Greece) (Chess.com, 05/18, Bullet Arena)
18. anton835 (Bulgaria) (Chess.com, 05/20, Blitz 3+0 Arena)
19. HelixNebula95 (Bangladesh) (Chess.com, 05/19, Blitz 3+0 Arena)
20. Reallyclueless (country unknown) (Lichess, 06/03, Blitz Arena)
21. alikhan098 (India) (Chess.com, 05/31, Rapid Arena)
22. oberschlumpf (Germany) (Lichess, 06/10, Bullet Arena)
23. Chess_Attack_Juras (Philippines) (Lichess, 06/04, Bullet Arena)
24. chescont (Columbia) (Lichess, 06/16, Colombia XXIV Boyaca Blitz 3+2 Arena)
25. imnotagm (Thailand) (Chess24, 06/04, Blitz Tournament - 5+0)
26. adlerflug (Germany) (Chess24, 05/27, Blitz Tournament - 5+0)
27. Mustafagalal (Egypt) (Chess.com, 06/09, Blitz 3+0 Arena)
28. master05 (USA) (Lichess, 05/31, Bullet Arena)
29. gregor20a (country unknown) (Lichess, 06/02, Bullet Arena)
30. mayurdeshmukh9848 (India) (Chess.com, 05/21, Rapid Arena)

40 guest invitations to the 2021 Moscow Chess Olympiad go to:

1. stalf (country unknown) (Chess24 (05/29, 08:00) - Blitz Tournament - 3+0)
2. Shwemintar (Myanmar) (Chess.com, 06/02, Blitz 5+0 Arena)
3. wine1982 (Saudi Arabia) (Chess.com, 05/26, Rapid Arena)
4. BasemBasem30 (Egypt) (Chess.com, 06/12, Blitz 3+2 Arena)
5. WonderWomanChess (Columbia) (Lichess, 06/15, Colombia XIX Boyaca Bullet 1+1 Swiss)
6. Smileslegend (Azerbaijan) (Chess.com, 05/19, European Online U1700 Rapid 10+2 Swiss)
7. Masood098 (Pakistan) (Lichess, 06/16, Pakistan 13-FIDE Blitz 5+0 Arena)
8. ISLAMCHESS48 (Lichess, 06/14, Bullet Arena)
9. EvGeniiRussia (Russia) (Chess.com, 06/06, Blitz 3+0 Arena)
10. BlackShadow66 (Bangladesh) (Lichess, 06/11, Bullet Arena)
11. kyawgyi9118 (Myanmar) (Chess.com, 06/07, Blitz 3+0 Arena)
12. Lamin26 (Algeria) (Lichess, 05/19, Blitz 3+2 Arena)
13. Arno van der Lubben (the Netherlands) (FIDE Online Arena, 05/21, Blitz 3+0 Swiss)
14. maslov01 (country unknown) (Lichess, 06/05, Bullet Arena)
15. 12h00t1398 (Afghanistan) (Chess.com, 05/31, Blitz 3+0 Arena)
16. Krawill (France) (Chess24, 05/28, Blitz Tournament - 5+0)
17. Ciprim (Romania) (Lichess, 05/27, Blitz Arena)
18. Phig (USA) (Chess.com, 06/16, Rapid 10+2 Arena)
19. ders5526 (Columbia) (Chess.com, 06/01, Bullet Arena)
20. ST0RMY (Israel) (Lichess, 05/19, Blitz 3+0 Arena)
21. Albanian_chaos (Albania) (Lichess, 06/13, Mediterranean Team Battle Blitz 3+2)
22. Anavarzali (Turkey) (Chess.com, 06/11, Blitz 5+0 Arena)
23. Krilag (Sweden) (Lichess, 06/16, Blitz Arena)
24. Sudakov_Yury (Russia) (Lichess (06/09, 18:00) - Blitz Arena)
25. ElizabethTanyous (Sudan) (Chess24, 06/15, Blitz Tournament - 3+2)
26. Gmelviro (Uruguay) (Chess.com, 06/04, Uruguay Blitz 3+2 Swiss)
27. AlexCloud (country unknown) (FIDE Online Arena, 05/31, Blitz 3+0 Swiss)
28. Minmj (country unknown) (Lichess, 05/19, Bullet Arena)
29. MA2097 (Egypt) (Chess.com, 05/18, Bullet Arena)
30. HLATHAN66 (Myanmar) (Chess.com, 05/29, Blitz 3+0 Arena)
31. Xinvoker (Pakistan) (Lichess, 06/05, Rapid Arena)
32. Ravi_Genius (India) (Chess.com, 05/18, Blitz 3+2 Arena)
33. Shnitez (Mexico) (Lichess, 05/22, Bullet Arena)
34. Morad Magdy Anwar (Egypt) (FIDE Online Arena, 05/25, Blitz 3+0 Swiss)
35. green_phoenix (Norway) (Chess24, 06/02, Blitz Tournament - 3+0)
36. amitmighty (India) (Chess.com, 06/10, Rapid)
37. jodiaz (Venezuela) (Lichess, 05/24, Chess960 Team Battle Blitz 3+1)
38. pabloxtv (Spain) (Chess.com (05/25, 18:00) - Checkmate Coronavirus Blitz 3+2 Arena)
39. chesspassionist (Greece) (Lichess, 06/16, Bullet Arena)
40. Wasuw (country unknown) (Chess24, 06/02, Blitz Tournament - 5+0)

Winners of the minor prizes of the big raffle will be picked off-air and published here: https://results.checkmatecoronavirus.com/tournaments/prizes.