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Hammer wins Norwegian Chess Championship 2018

The 2018 Norwegian Championship took place in Sarpsborg from 6-14 July. It was divided in...

Peter Prohaszka wins Benasque Chess Open 2018

38th Benasque Chess Open was a 10-round Swiss tournament which took place from 5-14 July 2018 in Benasque, in the...

Justin Tan wins Paracin open 2018

Paracin Open was held from-July 6th -13th 2018 at Hotel “Petrus” in Paracin. It was divided in 3 sections. In...

FIDE Ethics Commission suspends Kirsan Ilyumzhinov (Updated)

Pursuant to the authorization provided by the FIDE Presidential Board by virtue of its decision at the 2018 1st Quarter...

Nomination for Americas Presidential Ticket

Within the specified deadline the Confederation of Chess for Americas (CCA) Secretariat has received only the Continental Ticket of Mr....

Dortmund Chess 2018 Live

The annual Sparkassen Chess Meeting takes place from 14-22 July 2018 in the “Orchesterzentrum NRW” in Dortmund, Germany.. The city...

Hou Yifan to play Nikita Vitiugov during Russia-China chess summit in Altai

A traditional Russia-China Junior Match of Friendship will be held at the Siberia Sanatorium (Altai Krai, Belokurikha) from July 14th...

America’s Rising Chess Stars Converge in Saint Louis

The skilled and competitive new generation of chess talent will compete for the U.S. Junior and U.S. Girls’ Junior Chess...

RCF President Andrei Filatov opens winery in France

A true global celebrity, architect of the Arab World Institute in Paris and the Louvre Abu Dhabi, Frenchman Jean Nouvel...

ECU Board meeting in Bucharest

The 2nd European Chess Union Board meeting in 2018 took place on the 7th of July in Bucharest, Romania. The...

Tiviakov and Peng are the winners at the Dutch Championships

The Dutch Championship was an 8-player round-robin tournament taking place from 2-8 July 2018 in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. After six...

European School Chess Championship winners

The European School Chess Championship 2018 took place from 29th June-8th July in Krakow, Poland. It was played in 6...

Nomination for Asian Presidential Ticket

Asian Chess Federation received following letters of nomination for the Asian Presidential ticket of Sheikh Sultan bin Khalifah Al Nahyan:...

One ticket in ECU elections

While in the FIDE elections three candidates run for the post of the President, in the European Chess Union its...

7th Summer Chess Festival “Mare di Fano”

The 7th Summer Chess Festival ‘Mare di Fano’ will take place from 30th July – 5th August, 2018, bringing together...

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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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