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News ‘May, 2014’

33rd Zalakaros Chess Festival 2014 LIVE!

33rd Zalakaros Chess Festival 2014 LIVE!

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International Chess Tournament Bosna 2014 – Participants

International Chess Tournament Bosna 2014 – Participants

The 44th International Chess Tournament “Bosna 2014″ will be held in Sarajevo from 30th May to 6th June 2014. The playing venue will be in Hotel Radon Plaza, Sarajevo. The total prize fund is 35,700 KM (national currency in Bosnia and Herzegovina) or cca 18,225 EUR. The top prize in A tournament (for players rated [...]

China is double champion of the Asian Nations Cup 2014

China is double champion of the Asian Nations Cup 2014

The Asian Nations Cup for men and women took place from 20th to 30th May, 2014 in the city of Tabriz, Iran. The event was open to all chess federations in FIDE zones 3.1 to 3.7. The Asian Nations Cup for men was a 10 team round-robin Team Championship, where each team consisted of 4 [...]

Nezhmetdinov Rapid Cup 2014 LIVE!

Nezhmetdinov Rapid Cup 2014 LIVE!

The Nezhmetdinov Rapid Cup 2014 is taking place from 29th to 30th May, 2014 in Kazan, Russia. The event is a 9 round Swiss with a time control 15 minutes per player plus 6 seconds increment starting from move 1. A total prize fund in the amount of 186 000 RUB is provided by “Sberbank [...]

Nezhmetdinov Rapid Cup 2014

Nezhmetdinov Rapid Cup 2014

The 36th edition of the traditional chess festival Rashid Gibiatovich Nezhmetdinov Cup is starting today in Kazan, Russia, with a 2-day Rapid Cup.The event will be a 9 round Swiss with a time control 15 minutes per player plus 6 seconds increment starting from move 1. Top seed is GM Artyom Timofeev. A total of 186 [...]

Asian Nations Cup 2014 LIVE!

Asian Nations Cup 2014 LIVE!

The Asian Nations Cup for men is taking place from 20rd to 30th May, 2014 in the city of Tabriz, Iran. The event is open to all chess federations in FIDE zones 3.1 to 3.7. It is a team championship, where the teams can participate with 4 players plus 1 reserve. The format of the [...]

Asian Nations Cup (Women) 2014 LIVE!

Asian Nations Cup (Women) 2014 LIVE!

The Asian Nations Cup for women is taking place from 20rd to 30th May, 2014 in the city of Tabriz, Iran. The event is open to all chess federations in FIDE zones 3.1 to 3.7. It is a team championship, where the teams can participate with 4 players plus 1 reserve. The format of the [...]

Gabriel Sargissian wins Chicago Open on tie-break

Gabriel Sargissian wins Chicago Open on tie-break

The 23rd Annual Chicago Open was held on 22-26th May at the Westin Chicago North Shore Hotel, 601 North Milwaukee Ave, Wheeling, Illinois. The event had 9 sections: Open, Under 2300/Unrated, Under 2100, Under 1900, Under 1700, Under 1500, Under 1300, Under 1000/Unrated and Unrated/Provisional. The strongest Open Section with 94 participants was completed over [...]

Deltalift Open – Inbjudan 2014

Deltalift Open – Inbjudan 2014

The 11th edition of Deltalift Open – Inbjudan 2014 will be held from 29th to 31st May, 2014 at the Tylosand Hotel in the city of Halmstad, situated on the Swedish west coast. The event will be an 8 round Swiss. First four rounds will be played with 30 minutes per player plus 12 seconds [...]

8th Wunsiedel Chess Festival 2014

8th Wunsiedel Chess Festival 2014

The 8th Wunsiedel Chess Festival is scheduled to take place from 29th May to 1st June, 2014 in the town of Wunsiedel, situated in the Free State of Bavaria, in Germany. The event will be a 7 round Swiss with first prize of 1200 € and will gather 141 players from 14 different federations, including 12 [...]

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