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UAE’s GM Salem A.R. Saleh rules 12th Allegiance to Zayed Chess Tournament

UAE’s GM Salem A.R. Saleh rules 12th Allegiance to Zayed Chess Tournament

First Emirati to win the championship in 12 years Dubai, UAE – The UAE’s Grandmaster GM Salem A.R. Saleh reaffirmed his place among the world’s elite grandmasters after winning the 12th Allegiance to Zayed Chess Tournament at the Sheikh Saeed Bin Hamdan Bin Rashid hall of the Dubai Chess and Culture Club. Saleh, seeded second in the tournament, only needed [...]

Visma GM Tournament 2015 LIVE!

Visma GM Tournament 2015 LIVE!

The Visma GM Tournament is taking place from 24-28th June, 2015, in Vaxjo, Sweden. The event is a 10-player round robin tournament, valid for FIDE rating and norms. Top seed is GM Yuri Solodovnichenko (2587) from Ukraine. Tournament website/ Standings and statistics/ Play chess online/ Chess Arena Video Channel More: June magazines in pdf and pgn now available!

49th Ilmar Raud Memorial 2015

49th Ilmar Raud Memorial 2015

The 49th Ilmar Raud Memorial is organized by Viljandi CC Fellin from June 29 to July 5, 2015, at the Viljandi Sports Center, Vaksali 4 (500 meters from the bus station, by the Square of Liberty). in Viljandi, a town in southern Estonia. The event is played in memorial of Ilmar Raud, member of the Estonian team that scored bronze at [...]

Visma IM-B Tournament LIVE!

Visma IM-B Tournament LIVE!

The Visma IM-B Tournament is taking place from 24-28th June, 2015, in Vaxjo, Sweden. The event is a 10-player round robin tournament, valid for FIDE rating and norms. Top seed is IM Jens Ove Fries-Nielsen (2442) from Denmark. Tournament website/ Standings and statistics/ Play chess online/ Chess Arena Video Channel More: June magazines in pdf and pgn now available!

Visma IM-A Tournament 2015 LIVE!

Visma IM-A Tournament 2015 LIVE!

The Visma IM-A Tournament is taking place from 24-28th June, 2015, in Vaxjo, Sweden. The event is a 10-player round robin tournament, valid for FIDE rating and norms. Top seed is IM Nikolay Milchev (2395) from Bulgaria. Tournament website/ Standings and statistics/ Play chess online/ Chess Arena Video Channel More: June magazines in pdf and pgn now available!

Capablanca Memorial 2015 LIVE!

Capablanca Memorial 2015 LIVE!

Live games with analysis

7th Lublin Union Memorial Match Lublin – Lviv LIVE!

7th Lublin Union Memorial Match Lublin – Lviv LIVE!

The 7th LUBLIN Union Memorial, match Lublin-Lviv is taking place from June 24 to June 25, in Lublin, the ninth largest city of Poland. The chess teams of Ukrainian city of Lviv and Polish city of Lublin will face each other in a match of two games with a time control 90′ + 30″. Lviv [...]

Norway Chess 2015 LIVE!

Norway Chess 2015 LIVE!

The Norway Chess 2015 super tournament is taking place from 15-26th June at Flor & Fjære (introductory blitz tournament), Hotel Scandic Stavanger Forus, Utstein Kloster Rennesøy (round 4) and Vitenfabrikken, Sandnes (rest day). From this year Norway Chess has joined forces with Sinquefield Cup and London Chess Classic to form the Grand Chess Tour circuit. Each [...]

Oleksiyenko, Korobov and Ter-Sahakyan joint winners of 8th Karen Asrian Memorial

Oleksiyenko, Korobov and Ter-Sahakyan joint winners of 8th Karen Asrian Memorial

The Armenian Chess Federation organized the 8th Karen Asrian Memorial Open Tournament on June 15-25, 2015, in the prominent resort town of Jermuk. The international event was dedicated to the memory of GM Karen Asrian, who passed away in June 2008, at the age of 28. He was member of the Armenian national team which won the first gold [...]

UAE’s GM Salem A.R. Saleh maintains slim lead entering the final round of the 12th Allegiance to Zayed Chess Tournament

UAE’s GM Salem A.R. Saleh maintains slim lead entering the final round of the 12th Allegiance to Zayed Chess Tournament

Seven others – four GMs, an IM and two untitled players – have a chance to win or tie for the championship depending on Thursday night’s final-round results Dubai, UAE – The UAE’s Grandmaster (GM) GM Salem A.R. Saleh remained at the top of the standings going into the final round as he outplayed third-seed GM [...]

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