Fiona Steil-Antoni: ”Since my childhood, the social aspects are a huge part of why I love chess so much”
Fiona Steil-Antoni was born and raised in Luxembourg. She presented her country in numerous Chess Olympiads and Championships and the highlight of her career was an individual gold medal at the 2006 Turin Olympiad. Since 2010 Fiona carries the title of woman international master. She attends tournaments as a player, but also as a commentator, press officer and part of the media team. Many people may also know her from her streams on Twitch, where she is known as "Fionchetta". Fiona is the new guest on the FIDE podcast in this series of interviews by Lilli Hahn and Michael Busse for the Year of the Woman in Chess.