Poikovsky 2014 starts in 10 days
1 May 2014
The ACP is proud to be a partner of the Poikovsky tournament 2014, which starts in 10 days, and we wish the organizers and the participants to have an exceptional event. The tournament features a great field and the clash of styles. The participants are: Ian Nepomniachtchi, Dmitry Jakovenko, Pavel Elyanov, Etienne Bacrot, Alexander Morozevich, Alexei Shirov, Alexander Motylev, Viorel Bologan, Ivan Saric and Emil Sutovsky.
On March 27, the ACP announced that Grandmaster Ivan Saric (Croatia) got the ACP wild-card for the participation in Poikovsky Supertournament. Since the start of the ACP Tour 2014, Ivan Saric has won the Wijk-aan-zee "B" tournament, Croatian Championship, and shared second place in the recent European Championship. These results brought him a significant number of points in the ACP Tour, enabling his qualification for the wild-card.
More info can be found at the tounament website.