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News ‘November, 2013’

Nine players share lead in Hyderabad Open

Nine players share lead in Hyderabad Open

A pack of nine players share the lead after the end of fourth round matches of the ongoing 2nd Hyderabad International Grandmasters Chess Tournament sponsored by Oil and Natural Gas Corporation Ltd, Mahindra Ecole Centrale, Andhra Bank, Petronet LNG Ltd and Airports Authority of India here at Kotla Vijaya Bhaskara Reddy Indoor Stadium, Yousufguda on [...]

Exclusive interview with Magnus Carlsen

Exclusive interview with Magnus Carlsen

Exclusive interview with World Champion Magnus Carlsen by FIDE Press officer A. Karlovich and ChessTV More: Official website / Live games / Live games 2 / Live games 3 / Photos / Play online at Chessdom Arena /Watch TCEC Superfinal

FIDE World Chess Team Championship – Round 1

FIDE World Chess Team Championship – Round 1

The FIDE World Team Chess Championship 2013 is taking place November 24th – December 6th in Antalya, Turkey. Participants are Armenia, Russia, USA, Germany, Turkey, Azerbaijan, China, Ukraine, Holland, and Egypt in a single round robin event. More: Official website / Live games with analysis / Watch TCEC Superfinal / Play free online chess Round [...]

FIDE Seminar for International Organizers in Al Ain

FIDE Seminar for International Organizers in Al Ain

Objective: To educate and certify Organizers on an international basis. The seminar is Open and organized by the FIDE Event’s Commission (EVE), the Al Ain Chess Club and The UAE Chess Federation. Subject: Successful Seminar attendees will be granted a FIDE IO Norm necessary for the FIDE IO title application. Detailed International Organizers Titles Regulations [...]

2nd Hyderabad Open Chess Tournament

2nd Hyderabad Open Chess Tournament

After the conclusion of the Chennai Grandmaster Open and FIDE World Chess Championship Match, the action is moving 500 km north to Hyderabad in Andhra Pradesh state. The 2nd Hyderabad Open International Grandmasters Chess Tournament 2013 is taking place from 25th November to 3rd December at the Kotla Vijaya Bhaskar Reddy Indoor Stadium in Yousufguda, [...]

A closing and opening day for World Chess Championships (UPDATE)

A closing and opening day for World Chess Championships (UPDATE)

Live video from Chennai

Jorge Vega, Continental President for Americas, about upcoming elections

Jorge Vega, Continental President for Americas, about upcoming elections

During the FIDE World Chess Championship match in Chennai, the Continental President for Americas Mr Jorge Vega spoke about the forthcoming FIDE elections in Tromso 2014. The first topic were developments in the American continent in the past three years. Jorge Vega: It is necessary to draw the line and make a balance. With the [...]

Interview with Orrin Hudson

Interview with Orrin Hudson

Interview with Orrin “Checkmate” Hudson, founder of Be Someone project

Yelena Ankudinova and Anatoly Vaisser are FIDE World Senior Champions

Yelena Ankudinova and Anatoly Vaisser are FIDE World Senior Champions

The 23rd FIDE Individual World Senior Championships 2013 were held on 11-24th November, 2013, at the conference centre Tamaris in Grand Hotel 4.Opatijska Cvijeta in Opatija, Croatia. The Championships were organized by the Chess Club “Rijeka” in agreement with FIDE and Croatian Chess Federation, under the auspices of the Mountain-littoral County, the City of Rijeka [...]

Interview with GM Leif Johannessen

Interview with GM Leif Johannessen

Norwegian Grandmaster Leif Erlend Johannessen about the FIDE World Championship Match 2013 with special comment on the key victory in the 9th game. Video by the renowned producer Vijay Kumar.

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