Malta Chess Federation

Past Malta Champions

Jake Darmanin is the 24th Maltese Champion by winning the 85th Championship in 2020.

Year

Championship number

Champion

2020

85th Championship

Jake Darmanin

24th Malta Champion

2019

84th Championship

Robert Zerafa


2018

83rd Championship

Robert Zerafa

2017

82nd Championship

Robert Zerafa

2016

81st Championship

Robert Zerafa

23rd Malta Champion

2015

80th Championship

Colin Pace

2014

79th Championship

Joseph Gauci

2013

78th Championship

Joseph Gauci

2012

77th Champmionship

Colin Pace

2011

76th Championship

Colin Pace

2010

75th Championship

Colin Pace

2009

74th Championship

Colin Pace

2008

73rd Championship

Colin Pace

2007

72nd Championship

Patrick Zerafa

22nd Malta Champion

2006

71st Championship

Colin Pace

2005

70th Championship

Harry Camilleri

Oldest ever Champion aged 72

2004

69th Championship

Andrew Borg

21st Malta Champion

2003

68th Championship

Colin Pace

20th Malta Champion

2002

67th Championship

Peter Sammut Briffa

2001

66th Championship

Peter Sammut Briffa

2000

65th Championship

David Cilia Vincenti

19th Malta Champion

1999

64th Championship

Harry Camilleri

1998

63rd Championship

Timothy Mifsud

1997

62nd Championship

Timothy Mifsud

1996

61st Championship

Timothy Mifsud

1995

60th Championship

Timothy Mifsud

1994

59th Championship

Timothy Mifsud

1993

58th Championship

Timothy Mifsud

18th Malta Champion & Youngest ever Champion (14 years)

1992

57th Championship

Stefan Camilleri

17th Malta Champion

1991

56th Championship

Peter Sammut Briffa

16th Malta Champion

1990

55th Championship

Harry Camilleri

1989

54th Championship

Harry Camilleri

1988

53rd Championship

Conrad Thake

15th Malta Champion

1987

52nd Championship

Geoffrey Borg

1986

51st Championship

Geoffrey Borg

1985

50th Championship

Geoffrey Borg

1984

49th Championship

Geoffrey Borg

1983

48th Championship

Geoffrey Borg

14th Malta Champion

1982

47th Championship

Josef Lauri

13th Malta Champion

1981

46th Championship

Harry Camilleri & Joseph Gauci

12th Malta Champion

1980

45th Championship

Wilfred Attard

1979

44th Championship

Harry Camilleri

1978

43rd Championship

Harry Camilleri

1977

42nd Championship

Harry Camilleri

1976

41st Championship

Harry Camilleri

1975

40th Championship

Adriano Gouder

1974

39th Championship

Harry Camilleri

1973

38th Championship

Adriano Gouder

11th Malta Champion

1972

37th Championship

Harry Camilleri

1971

36th Championship

Harry Camilleri

1970

35th Championship

Harry Camilleri

1969

34th Championship

Harry Camilleri

1968

33rd Championship

Harry Camilleri

1967

32nd Championship

Harry Camilleri

1966

31st Championship

Harry Camilleri

1965

30th Championship

Harry Camilleri

10th Malta Champion

1964

29th Championship

Wilfred Attard

1963

28th Championship

Wilfred Attard

1962

27th Championship

Claude Sollars

9th Malta Champion & Youngest until this time (24 years)

1961

26th Championship

Wilfred Attard

1960

25th Championship

Wilfred Attard

1959

24th Championship

Wilfred Attard

1958

23rd Championship

Wilfred Attard

1957

22nd Championship

Wilfred Attard

1956

21st Championship

John Soler

1955

20th Championship

Guze Mifsud Bonnici

8th Malta Champion

1954

19th Championship

Wilfred Attard

1953

18th Championship

Wilfred Attard

1950

17th Championship

Wilfred Attard

1949

16th Championship

Richard Soler

1948

15th Championship

John Soler

1946

14th Championship

Wilfred Attard

7th Malta Champion

1940

13th Championship

Richard Soler

1939

12th Championship

Richard Soler

1938

11th Championship

Richard Soler


1937

10th Championship

Frank Ellul

6th Malta Champion

1936

9th Championship

Richard Soler

5th Malta Champion

1935

8th Championship

Carmelo Frisk

4th Malta Champion

1934

7th Championship

John Soler

3rd Malta Champion

1930

6th Championship

Erin Serracino-Inglott

1928

5th Championship

Erin Serracino-Inglott

1927

14th Championship

Erin Serracino-Inglott

2nd Malta Champion

1926

3rd Championship

Oscar Serracino-Inglott

1925

2nd Championship

Oscar Serracino-Inglott

1923

1st Championship

Oscar Serracino-Inglott

1st Malta Champion

Records

  • Most Championship Wins: 
  •     Harry Camilleri 18    
  •     Wilfred Attard 12
  •     Colin Pace 8
  •     Timothy Mifsud 6
  •     Geoffrey Borg 5
  •     Richard Soler 5
  • Most Consecutive Championship Wins:
  •     Harry Camilleri 8
  • Youngest ever Champion:
  •     Timothy Mifsud aged 14 years
  • Oldest ever Champion:
  •     Harry Camilleri 72 years