Nations League Season 4

Nations League Season 4

Season 4 of the Nations League starts on Sunday 13th Feb. The Nations League will have weekly matches on 6 Sundays – February 13, February 20, February 27, March 13, March 20, March 27, 2022.  Sunday, March 6 is reserved as a break week with no scheduled matches (can be used to make up missed matches). England will take part with a team from the ECF Members club as with previous seasons. There is a single premier division in the Nations league as below with a minimum of 10 boards for Rapid and Blitz/

Each match consists of a rapid and blitz segment as follow:

Rapid 15min+2 sec

 Blitz 3 min+2sec

Each segment consists of two games against the opposing board.

Each segment is weighted equally – if a team wins both segments, they earn a full match point, if one team wins the rapid and the other team wins the blitz, it is a tied match.  In case one segment is tied, the team that wins the other segment will receive the full match point.  Game points are not relevant in determining the winner of the match, only the result of each segment (win, loss, draw).

Entry will be open to all members of the ECF members team on –

Season 4 Teams

Argentina (Federacion Argentina de Ajedrez),

Canada (Chess Federation of Canada), 

England (English Chess Federation)

Greece (Greek Chess Federation)

Jamaica (Jamaica Chess Federation)

Kyrgyzstan (Kyrgyz Republic)

Romania (Romania Chess Federation)

Tahiti (Federation Tahitienne des echecs)

United States (US Chess)

Uruguay (Uruguay Open)

Fixtures and Results

EventTeam 1Team 2LinksResults/ Notes
Rd 1 Sunday 13/02
EnglandGreece16-00 Rapid
2-0 win
Rd 2 Saturday 19/02EnglandUSChess
17-00 Rapid
(18-18 Tie)
0.5 – 1.5 loss
USChess Match Report
Another Canada
Rd 3 Sunday 27/02EnglandJamiaca
16-00 Rapid
(11.5-8.5 win inc 3 defaults)
1-1 tie overall
(6 – 18 loss)
Rd 4 Sunday 13/03
(No matches on 6/03 which is a rest weekend)

Round 3 Standings

Current Standings after round 3 (02/03)

#NameRd 1Rd 2Rd 3Total
1United StatesW3W4W53.0