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News ‘August, 2013’

Houdini 3 vs Sjeng LIVE!

Houdini 3 vs Sjeng LIVE!

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Fressinet, Bacrot and Tomashevsky enter the FIDE Grand Prix in Paris

Fressinet, Bacrot and Tomashevsky enter the FIDE Grand Prix in Paris

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Spanish Chess Championship 2013

Spanish Chess Championship 2013

The 78th Spanish Chess Championship is taking place from 29th August to 6th September in Linares. 94 players are registered to compete in the 9-round Swiss event. Defending champion is GM Julen Luis Arizmendi Martinez and top-seeded player is GM Oleg Korneev. Participants: 1 GM Korneev Oleg 2625 2 GM Salgado Lopez Ivan 2614 3 [...]

President Cup in Dubai, UAE

President Cup in Dubai, UAE

The prestigious President Cup Tournament was held from 15th to 22nd August, 2013, at the Dubai Chess and Culture Club in Dubai, UAE. Top seeded player International Master Omar Noaman from Sharjah won the competition with 8,5 points from nine rounds. CM Faisal Abdulla of Abu Dhabi Chess Club was runner-up with 7,5 points while [...]

3rd Indonesia Open Chess Championship, 100000 USD in prizes

3rd Indonesia Open Chess Championship, 100000 USD in prizes

The 3rd Indonesia Open Chess Championship will take place on 9-18th October at the Puri Ratna Ballroom, Grand Sahid Jaya Hotel, Jl. Jenderal Sudirman 86 Jakarta 10220 – Indonesia. The Indonesia Open Chess Championship 2013 is open for all chess players from federations member of FIDE with ELO Rating minimum 2200. The tournament is organized [...]

Spanish Rapid Chess Championship 2013

Spanish Rapid Chess Championship 2013

The Spanish Rapid Chess Championship was held on 26-27th August, 2013, in Linares. 94 players competed in the 9-round Swiss event with the time control 15 min + 5 sec. Grandmasters Kamil Miton, David Lariño Nieto and James Plaskett shared the first place with 7,0/9 points each. Miton wins the top prize on tie-break, while [...]

Bouquet Chess Engine (3000+ ELO) makes debut at TCEC

Bouquet Chess Engine (3000+ ELO) makes debut at TCEC

The 3000+ engines action has started, Gull and Equinox victorious

Hamdouchi and Maisuradze are 2013 French Chess Champions

Hamdouchi and Maisuradze are 2013 French Chess Champions

The 88th French Chess Championships were held from 11th to 23rd August at the Palais des sports Jean Weille in Nancy. 846 players (not counting all the players in many blitz and other activities around the official events) competed in 9 official tournaments organised by the French Chess Federation and its new president Diego Salazar. [...]

GM Alex Lenderman Wins Atlantic Open

GM Alex Lenderman Wins Atlantic Open

The 45th Annual Atlantic Open was held from August 23-25, 2013, at the Washington Westin Hotel, 1400 M St NW at Thomas Circle, Washington, DC. GM Alex Lenderman comfortably took the Atlantic Open title, winning the Open Section with an undefeated 4½/5 score. Lenderman won his first four games to take the driving seat and [...]

Poikovsky Chess Tournament 2013 LIVE!

Poikovsky Chess Tournament 2013 LIVE!

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