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News ‘May, 2012’

Magistral de Buenos Aires LIVE!

Magistral de Buenos Aires LIVE!

Live games with analysis from Buenos Aires. Full information, participants Live chess broadcast powered by ChessBomb and Chessdom

World Women Rapid Chess – participants

World Women Rapid Chess – participants

Participants and information

Interview with GM Peter Svidler after WCC game 12

Interview with GM Peter Svidler after WCC game 12

Video by Vijay Kumar

Magistral Ciudad de Buenos Aires

Magistral Ciudad de Buenos Aires

The Magistral Ciudad de Buenos Aires will take place between 28th May and 3rd June and will feature the stellar presence of the elite player Alexei Shirov, who was once rated 4th in the world rankings. With the best players of Argentine and Uruguayan champion Andres Rodriguez the tournament has average elo of 2558, reaching [...]

India National Challengers Chess Championship – Debashis clinches title

India National Challengers Chess Championship – Debashis clinches title

Tirupathi (28 May 12): Third seed and World Under-18 Bronze medalist International Master Debashis Das of Odisha with ten points won the 50th National Challengers Chess Championship after settling for half point against Bitan Banerjee of West Bengal in the thirteenth and final round here at Ramatulasi Kalyana Mandapam on Monday. Fide Master Diptayan Ghosh [...]

Anand – Gelfand game 12 LIVE!

Anand – Gelfand game 12 LIVE!

Analyzed games: Game 1 / Game 2 / Game 3 / Game 4 / Game 5 / Game 6 / Game 7 / Game 8 / Game 9 / Game 10 / Game 11 Live chess broadcast powered by ChessBomb and Chessdom Information: Anand Gelfand 2012 / World Chess Championship all news Ананд – Гельфанд [...]

IM Jacob Glud wins Magistral Vistanova

IM Jacob Glud wins Magistral Vistanova

The Danish International Master Jacob Glud won the 2012 edition of Magistral Vistanova. IM Glud collected 7,5/9, half a point ahead of GM Georgy Timoshenko. Third place is for IM Pedro Mascaro with 6,0/9. Full information about the tournament   1 IM Glud Jakob Vang DEN 2487 7.5 2 GM Timoshenko Georgy UKR 2537 7 [...]

China takes double gold at Asian Nations Cup

China takes double gold at Asian Nations Cup

Already champion after round 8, China-1 continued its dominance in the Men section of the Asian Nations Cup, beating Mongolia 3½:½ in the last round to finish with 17 match points. India blanked Iraq 4:0 to cement their silver finish with 15 points. Vietnam shut out Hong Kong 4:0 to win the bronze Nations Cup. [...]

4th Lublin Grandmasters’ Tournament (Updated)

4th Lublin Grandmasters’ Tournament (Updated)

The 4th International Grandmasters’ Tournament the Lublin Union Memorial is set to take place from 23rd to 29th May in Lublin, Poland. Ten players are lined for the round robin tournament which will be an Ukrainian-Polish matter or business as each country is represented with five participants. Update: GM Mateusz Bartel informs: “The tournament will [...]

International Conference: Chess and Mathematics – Learning by Playing (Updated)

International Conference: Chess and Mathematics – Learning by Playing (Updated)

Teaching chess at school may significantly improve pupils’ mathematics learning abilities, according to a study by INVALSI

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