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News ‘September, 2011’

Captain Vladimir Tukmakov benches GM Rauf Mamedov

Captain Vladimir Tukmakov benches GM Rauf Mamedov

Vladimir Tukmakov will not invite GM Rauf Mamedov to play at the upcoming European Team Chess Championship.

Trofeo Ciudad de Zaragoza de Ajedrez

Trofeo Ciudad de Zaragoza de Ajedrez

The 7th Trofeo Ciudad de Zaragoza de Ajedrez will take place on 1st October at the E.M. El Olivar in Zaragoza, Spain.

Sao Paulo Grand Slam Final Masters round 1

Sao Paulo Grand Slam Final Masters round 1

Sao Paulo Grand Slam Final Masters round 1 matches, as well as the full parings of the event are now known. At the opening ceremony last night in Sao Paulo, the drawing of lots was conducted giving as starting numbers 1. Nakamura 2. Anand 3. Aronian 4. Vallejo 5. Carlsen and 6. Ivanchuk. This will [...]

19th Open Internacional d’Escacs Actius Vallfogona de Balaguer

19th Open Internacional d’Escacs Actius Vallfogona de Balaguer

Marc Narciso Dublan and Omar Almeida Quintana shared the first place with 9 points each.

The new man in charge

The new man in charge

In firm and confident steps, Garry headed to the ceremony table and briefly greeted the sitting organizers, guests and Grandmasters.

GM Konstantin Lerner passed away

GM Konstantin Lerner passed away

IM Yochanan Afek informed about the passing of GM Konstantin Lerner

GM Nils Grandelius in Sydsvenskan

GM Nils Grandelius in Sydsvenskan

Nils Grandelius, 18, from Dalby, Sweden, won the U18 European Chess Championship this week.

Guernsey International Chess Festival

Guernsey International Chess Festival

The 37th Guernsey International Chess Festival will be held on 16-22 October 2011 at the Peninsula Hotel, Guernsey.

GM Aleksej Aleksandrov claims the 4th Mayor’s Cup

GM Aleksej Aleksandrov claims the 4th Mayor’s Cup

The top seed GM Aleksandrov Aleksej (ELO 2657) of Belarus emerged Champion as expected here in the 4th Mayor’s Cup International Chess Tournament 2011 organised by Venus chess Academy and co-sponsored by LIC at the Goregaon Sports club Malad West.

Mikhail Tal Memorial 2011

Mikhail Tal Memorial 2011

The 6th Mikhail Tal Memorial will take place from 16th to 25th November at the Pashkov House, Vozdvizhenka 3/5 in Moscow, Russia.

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