Congratulations to GM Bassem Amin (2700.4), who becomes the first African player entering the 2700 club!

Congratulations to GM Bassem

Amin (2700.4), who becomes the first African player entering the 2700 club!


Bassem Amin (Arabic: باسم أمين‎‎; born 9 September 1988) is an Egyptian chess grandmaster. He is the highest rated of Egypt’s five grandmasters.

African Chess Champion Cairo 2015

Mediterranean Chess Champion Greece 2014

African Chess Champion Tunis 2013

Co-Winner of Reykjavik Open 2013

Arab Men Champion UAE 2013

Graduated from the faculty of Medicine Tanta University (2012)

African Chess Champion Libya 2009

Bronze Medalist In World Juniors (Turkey) 2008

Scored 8.5 points out of 11 on Board 1 at the 41st World Chess Olympiad, leading the Egyptian National Chess Team to achieve the best result in Egyptian Chess history And win A Gold Medal in Category B

Arab Champion U10, U12 and U14 two times.

 

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