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GM Rauf Mamedov to visit Bay Area

European Blitz Champion GM Rauf Mamedov will participate in two events at the new Bay...

Hikaru Nakamura repeats success in Gibraltar Masters

American Grandmaster Hikaru Nakamura has won the 2016 Tradewise Gibraltar Masters, which concluded at the Caleta Hotel on Thursday 4...

“Nona-75th Anniversary” International Open Chess Tournament

The International Open Chess Tournament dedicated to the 75th anniversary of the legendary chess champion Nona Gaprindashvili is scheduled to...

European Amateur Chess Championship 2016

The European Amateur Chess Championship 2016 will be held in Ruzomberok, northern Slovakia, from June 5 (day of arrival) to...

Three players lead with perfect score in Moscow Open A Tournament

After four round of play in the Men’s Cup of Russia stage, the main event of the RSSU Chess Cup...

Southwest Class Championships 2016

The 7th Southwest Class Championships will be held from February 11-15, 2016, at the DFW Airport Marriott South, 4151 Centreport...

FIDE Arbiters’ Magazine No 2

The FIDE Arbiters’ Commission has the pleasure to publish the second issue of the Arbiters’ Magazine (PDF). We continue our...

Hou Yifan in Norway Chess 2016 Qualifier

The Norway Chess 2016, sponsored by Altibox, is scheduled to take place in Stavanger from April 18-30. It is going...

Chess in School Conference Brussels 2016

The Chess in School Conference will be held in Brussels, Belgium, on 24 February, 2016. The Conference will take place...

White Rook 2016

Russian Chess Federation has the honour to invite young and ambitious players from all over the world to take part...

IM Artur Frolov wins 1st Lviv Tradition Tournament 2016

The 1st Lviv Chess Tradition Tournament 2016 was a 12-player IM-group round robin tournament, which took place from January 25-31, at the Hotel Nton, in...

February 2016 FIDE Rating List

FIDE has published February 2016 rating list. World champion Magnus Carlsen is leading the chart with 43 points advance in...

Former European champion Zdenko Kozul is new Croatian champion

The 2016 Croatian Men’s Chess Championship was taking place from 19-29 January, at Valamar Diamant Hotel, in Porec, Croatia. The event was a...

RSSU Chess Cup Moscow Open 2016 sets Guinness World Record

The Russian State Social University hosted “The largest chess lesson” as part of RSSU Chess Cup Moscow Open 2016 on...

78th Tata Steel Chess Tournament 2016 LIVE!

Live games with analysis from Tata Steel...

European School Chess Championships 2016

The European Chess Union and the International School Chess Union have the honour of inviting all National Chess Federations of...

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Candidates Chess 2014 LIVE!

Live games with analysis from Candidates 2014...

Anand earned a rematch against World Champion Magnus Carlsen (updated)

Former World Champion Viswanathan Anand claimed a convincing victory in the FIDE World Candidates Tournament...

Magnus Carlsen is World Chess Champion 2013!

Magnus Carlsen of Norway became the new World Chess Champion after defeating the previous champion...

Carlsen touches the World Chess Champion 2013 title in Chennai

The ninth game of the FIDE World Championship Match, sponsored by Tamil Nadu state and...

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