Photo David Llada
Dariusz Swiercz of Poland, now attending Saint Louis University, captured the 2016 Millionaire Chess Open Championship title, thus pocketing $30,000.
The third edition of the star-studded event, organized by GM Maurice Ashley and Amy Lee was held in Harrah’s in Atlantic City from October 6-10, coinciding with National Chess Day on October 8.
Watch our US Chess Scoop video for interviews with Dariusz along with Under 2550 Champ Cristian Chirila and IM Akshat Chandra and World Junior Champion GM Jeffery Xiong.
Find more details on winners, along with photos and games on the Millionaire Chess site.