Listings about edition 2022
Pairings Round #1
The famous chess tournament in South Tyrol has had 25 participants in 2018, favorite FM Peter Kargoll (SK Frankenthal) who won the tournament already in 2010 made it again. A fantastic scenery and the special ambience in Meran offered unforgettable days also beside chess. FM Kargoll got 7.5 and the trophee. Klaus Kretschel followed with 7 out of 9 the last game with Georg Haase end up in a draw.
In 2019 the tournament will be held in Hotel Kolpinghaus with 9 rounds swiss!
The 45th Gold-Cup in Meran has had 37 players. FM Volker Seifert won with 7 points out of 9
Result of the Open 2016
36 participants at 44.Gold-Cup, the winner is Klaus Kretschel (Fuerstenfeldbruck) with 8.5 / 9.
The winner of the Gold Cup 2015 is FM Volker Seifert! He got 7,5 points and was followed by FM Peter Kargoll with 6,5. Martin Harsch from Switzerland and Hans-Uwe Kock from Liechtenstein came third and forth with 6 points.
Report from 2014: The 42. Gold Cup ist finished: The winner is Claudio Popa! With equal points Martin Harsch und H.Neumann shared 1.-3. place.
The tournament was fought until the last round. Hans-Uwe Kock won against Sergej Perman, so a draw was enough for Claudio Popa to clinch the victory. Timothy Spanton (Hastings) took 6. place. 14-years old Denis Perman, who is training with Artur Jussupow, reached the 11. place.
The tournament 2013:
The winner of the Gold-Cup 2013 was Frank Fleischer from Ulm.
9 rounds Swiss System, 40 moves in 2 hours and 30 minutes extra time to the end.