May 7, 2017

Gil Popilski

From: Israel

Grandmaster | 2544

Gil Popilski is a chess Grandmaster from Israel. He became an International Master in 2010 and then a Grandmaster in 2013.

Gil Popilski won the European U16 Chess Championship 2009. He scored a GM norm at the 13th European Individual Championship in 2012, and another at the powerful PokerStars IoM Masters in 2014 where he was a joint runner-up. He shared 2nd-4th with Gata Kamsky and Kayden W Troff at the 2016 Calgary International tournament.

Gil Popilski represented Israel at the European Ches Team Championship in 2013.