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News ‘April, 2015’

Reykjavik Chess Open 2015 on DD TV

Reykjavik Chess Open 2015 on DD TV

India’s biggest television network Doordarshan will telecast four exclusive Highlights of the Reykjavik Chess Open 2015 on its DD Sports Channel from 1-4th May. Filmed and Produced by Vijay Kumar the 30 minutes highlights of each episode will be telecast as under: 1st Episode on 1st May 2015 from 11 to 11.30 pm (GMT 17:30hrs) [...]

WIM Alina Bivol is 2015 Russian Girls U20 champion

WIM Alina Bivol is 2015 Russian Girls U20 champion

The Russian Individual Chess Championship for girls was held from 21-30th April, 2015, in Loo, Russia. The event was a 10-player round-robin tournament and WIM Alina Bivol emerged a clear winner with 7/9 points, leaving the nearest followers full points behind. Bivol qualified for the 2015 World Girls Championship and 2015 Russian Women’s High League. WFM Alexandra [...]

2015 Lithuanian Men’s Championship LIVE!

2015 Lithuanian Men’s Championship LIVE!

The 2015 Lithuanian Men’s Chess Championship is taking place from 24-30th April, in Kaunas, the second-largest city in Lithuania. The event is a 10-player round-robin tournament with an average Elo rating of 2366. The participants are : GM Sulskis Sarunas 2537, GM Kveinys Aloyzas 2496, Stremavicius Titas (2435), IM Laurusas Tomas (2408), IM Sakalauskas Vaidas [...]

15th European Senior Chess Championship kicked off in Eretria, Greece

15th European Senior Chess Championship kicked off in Eretria, Greece

The 15th European Senior Chess Championships for Men and Women have started in Eretria, Greece, with the participation of 87 players from 27 countries and a prize fund of 8.000 euros for the winners. The event is held under excellent playing conditions in the conference center of the 4-star “Eretria Village” Hotel, which is near the ancient city of [...]

GM Dejan Antic is 2015 Serbian Chess Champion

GM Dejan Antic is 2015 Serbian Chess Champion

The 2015 Serbian Chess Championship was held from 18-30th April in Vrbas. The average elo of the 12-player lineup was 2476.

Open Internacional Ciudad de Móstoles 2015

Open Internacional Ciudad de Móstoles 2015

The 25th International Open Ciudad de Móstoles is set to take place on 1st May at the Polideportivo Rafa Martinez in Móstoles, near Madrid, Spain. The 9-round rapid event with the time control 15 min + 5 sec is organized by Agrupación Deportiva Ajedrez Móstoles. The tournament will be rated with FIDE. The top prizes [...]

Open Internacional da Queima das Fitas 2015

Open Internacional da Queima das Fitas 2015

The International Open “Queima das Fitas” 2015 will take place from 30th April to 3rd May at the Hotel D. Luis, in Coimbra, Portugal. The tournament is part of the National Circuit in Classical Chess 2014/2015. The 7-round Swiss event is organized by the Chess Section of the Academic Association of Coimbra, with the support [...]

China confirms domination, wins World Team Championship 2015

China confirms domination, wins World Team Championship 2015

The national team of China continued its global domination by securing the gold medal at the FIDE World Team Chess Championship in Tsakhkadzor, having previously won the 2014 Chess Olympiad in Tromso. Earlier, China had three silver medals from the World Team Championships in 2005, 2011 and 2013. In 2005 they were on the brink [...]

Russian Championship Girls 2015 LIVE!

Russian Championship Girls 2015 LIVE!

The Russian Individual Chess Championship for girls is taking placed from 21-30th April, 2015, in Loo. The event is a 10-player round-robin tournament and the winner will qualify for the 2015 World Girls Championship and 2015 Russian Women’s High League. Top seed is WIM Alina Bivol (2350). Official website More: Play online chess / Chess Arena Video Channel / Modern [...]

Greek Chess Championship 2015

Greek Chess Championship 2015

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