While high drama is taking place among some of the best male players in the world in the London Chess Classic, the Women's London Invitational is taking place alongside. Report from Chessdom.
The women invitational London Classic tournament will take place 8th-15th December, parallel to the central London Chess Classic event. 10 players will participate
IM Susan Lalic (England) 2294
WFM Rasa Norinkeviciute (Lithuania) 2028
WIM Arlette van Weersel (Netherlands) 2186
WFM Shannon Oliver (Australia) 1926
WFM Maria Ikonomopoulou (Greece) 2160
Amy Hoare (England) 1921
WIM Fiona Steil-Antoni (Luxembourg) 2147
Lateefah Messam-Sparks (England) 1917
WFM Sarah Hegarty (England) 2080
WFM Natasha Fairley (New Zealand) 1785
WIM norm is 7/9 for all norm seekers.