Mouflon Chess Challenge May 2020: Markidis vs Antoniou
Tomorrow the Mouflon Chess Challenge May 2020 will feature the third seed Konstantinos Markidis against the U12 Cyprus Chess Champion Rafail Antoniou. The match will be held at 8 PM on the lichess server.
3 May: MARKIDIS vs ANTONIOU
Konstantinos Markidis studied Mathematics. He's been a chess trainer for a long time now. To achieve the IM title he just needs to cross the 2400 rating barrier as he has already achieved the required norms. Konstantinos has won several Greek Chess Championships (Individual and Teams) and has achieved distinctions in other chess tournaments.
Rafail Antoniou is an upcoming rising star from Nicosia. Currently ranked number 31 in Cyprus (Active players of ALL ages) with 1516 FIDE Standard Rating. He is the reigning U12 Cyprus Chess Champion. He has won each youth category at least once! He is one of currently seven participants representing Cyprus who will compete in the European Online Chess Championship 2020.