The European Chess Club Cup is set to take place on 19-27th October at the Rodos Palace Hotel on Rhodes, Greece.

Cercle d’Echecs de Monte-Carlo will be the top seeded team in Women’s section, attempting to win their 5th European club trophy after being successful in 2007, 2008, 2010 and 2012.

CE Monte Carlo will be represented by the reigning World Champion GM Hou Yifan 2609 CHN, former World Championship challenger GM Koneru Humpy 2607 IND, GM Muzychuk Anna 2585 SLO, GM Cramling Pia 2515 SWE and IM Skripchenko Almira 2441 FRA.

The average elo of the players is 2579!

Full lineups on the official website

Cercle d’Echecs de Monte Carlo

Cercle d’Echecs de Monte Carlo