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Deysi Cori is American Continental Champion

Deysi Cori is American Continental Champion

The American Continental Women’s Championship was held from 20-28th February at the Estadio Nacional in Lima, Peru. The local star WGM Deysi Cori emerged champion by finishing the tournament with 7,5/9 points, half a point ahead of the second-seed WGM Maritza Arribas (Cuba). 38 players from nine countries competed. Full standings below. Replay games with [...]

16-years-old GM Bai Jinshi wins Cannes Open

16-years-old GM Bai Jinshi wins Cannes Open

The 2016 Cannes International Chess Open was held from 22-28th February at Rotonde Lérins in Cannes, France. The event consisted of three sections – Open A for players rated over 2100, Open B for players rated under 2200 and Open C for players rated under 1600. The main Open A tournament had 111 participants. The [...]

Susan Polgar Foundation’s National Open – Final Standings

Susan Polgar Foundation’s National Open – Final Standings

SWISSSYS STANDINGS. SPFNO 2016: U16-18 BOYS # Name Rtng Team Club Rd 1 Rd 2 Rd 3 Rd 4 Rd 5 Rd 6 Tot 1 Siddharth G Banik 2265 ARAGON FCCC W13 W3 L4 W5 W2 W7 5.0 2 Cameron Wheeler 2436 MV W7 W10 W9 W4 L1 D5 4.5 3 Josiah P Stearman 2203 [...]

IMSA Elite Mind Games (Blitz) 2016 LIVE!

IMSA Elite Mind Games (Blitz) 2016 LIVE!

From February 25th to March 3th, the IMSA Elite Mind Games will be held in China, Huai’an, which is the city with great long history and significant cultural influence. This event is hosted by IMSA organization and the Sports management center of Chinese Sports General Administration, orgnized by Jiangsu Sports Bureau and Huai’an government. Jiang Su Sports [...]

Gunina with furious run in IMSA Elite Mind Games Blitz

Gunina with furious run in IMSA Elite Mind Games Blitz

Two times European champion Valentina Gunina from Russia demolished the opposition on the first day of the 2016 IMSA Elite Minds Games – Blitz to emerge leader with the perfect 10/10 score. Far behind on the second place is her compatriot Kateryna Lagno with 7,0 points and on third place is former world champion Antoaneta [...]

8th Batavia Chess Tournament 2016 LIVE!

8th Batavia Chess Tournament 2016 LIVE!

The 8th Batavia Chess Tournament takes place from Thursday, February 18th to Sunday, February 28th, 2016 in Café Batavia 1920, Amsterdam, the Netherlands. The event is a 10-player all-play-all event with time control 90′/40 moves + 30′ + 30″. Participants: GM Sabino Brunello (2562) ITA, GM Friso Nijboer (2545) NED, GM Lars Schandorff (2500) DEN, IM [...]

New-OPEN di Lugano 2016: List оf participants

New-OPEN di Lugano 2016: List оf participants

One of the most beautiful Swiss cities Lugano is going to host the jubilee edition of the New-OPEN di Lugano from 25-28 March 2016 at Hotel Pestalozzi, which is located in the center of the town, overlooking the bay. It will be separated into Open A (open to all, regardless of their rating) and Open B (open  to all players [...]

American Continental Women’s Championship 2016 LIVE!

American Continental Women’s Championship 2016 LIVE!

The 2016 American Continental Women’s Chess Championship is taking place from February 19-28, in Peruvian capital Lima. The event is a 9-round Swiss tournament with the participation of 38 players from 9 different countries. Top seed is WGM Deysi Cori (2430). Official website/ Standings and statistics

7-time world champion in solving competitions Piotr Murdzia on Goldchess

7-time world champion in solving competitions Piotr Murdzia on Goldchess

Previously on Goldchess series GM Aleksander Mista reviews Goldchess and Rosija-America tournament Goldchess with $50 000 prize fund Goldchess continues with the creative online tournament organization, including the Goldchess0, the Grandmaster corner event and the Rosija-America tournament. Piotr Murdzia, 7-time world champion in solving competitions, commented, “Rosija-America Tournament on Goldchess portal is unique, chess history [...]

IMSA Elite Mind Games 2016 LIVE! (rapid)

IMSA Elite Mind Games 2016 LIVE! (rapid)

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