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News ‘July, 2016’

Serbia in the turmoil with European Championships

Serbia in the turmoil with European Championships

Following the police investigations in Bulgaria, Montenegro, Croatia and in connection with bank accounts in Slovenia and chess offshore companies in Delaware, the question of corruption in chess will apparently be raised in Serbia too. According to the information from Serbia, a second criminal charge against the former president of Serbian Chess Federation Miroslav Kopanja [...]

FIDE Arbiters’ Seminar in Thessaloniki, Greece

FIDE Arbiters’ Seminar in Thessaloniki, Greece

A FIDE Arbiters’ Seminar is going to be organized from 3 to 9 October 2016 in Thessaloniki, Greece, by the Chess Club of “Galaxias” and the Chess Academy of Sykeon-Neapolis, in cooperation with the Greek Chess Federation and the Thessaloniki-Halkidiki Chess Clubs’ Union and under the auspices of FIDE. The Lecturer will be IA Viron [...]

U16 Youth Chess Olympiad LIVE!

U16 Youth Chess Olympiad LIVE!

Live games with computer analysis

Dutch Open Chess 2016 LIVE!

Dutch Open Chess 2016 LIVE!

Live games with analysis

Andscacs on par with Stockfish and Komodo after round 3

Andscacs on par with Stockfish and Komodo after round 3

Houdini 5 impresses at the start

FM Mohammad Rahman leads 14th Dubai Juniors Tournament with one round to spare

FM Mohammad Rahman leads 14th Dubai Juniors Tournament with one round to spare

Mohammad Fahad Rahman of Bangladesh maintains half-point lead after eighth-round draw with top-seed Viktor Matviishen of Ukraine in the 14th Dubai Juniors Chess Tournament. Fide Master (FM) Mohammad Fahad Rahman of Bangladesh survived a tense battle against Ukrainian top-seed FM Viktor Matviishen to eke out a draw in Monday’s eighth round and maintain his slim lead [...]

European Chess Club Cup 2016

European Chess Club Cup 2016

Serbian Chess Federation invites all European Chess Federations affiliated to FIDE and ECU to participate in the 32nd European Club Cup and the 21st European Club Cup for Women. The events will be held in the Ballroom of the 5* Hotel Park, Novi Sad, Serbia. The dates are 5th November (arrival and opening) to 13th [...]

Manhattan Open 2016

Manhattan Open 2016

The 15th Annual Manhattan Open will be held from July 29-31, at the Hotel Pennsylvania, 401 Seventh Ave., New York, USA. The event has 6 sections: Open, Under 2200, Under 1900, Under 1600, Under 1300 and Under 1000. Each section has either a 3-day schedule (July 29-31) or 2-day schedule (July 30-31) to participate in. [...]

German Women’s Masters 2016

German Women’s Masters 2016

The German Chess Federation, ZMDI Chess Festival Dresden and UKA Meissen are organizing the German Masters 2016 from 30th July to 7th August in Dresden. The tournament will be a ten-player round robin with top German female players and will serve as a good warm-up for the Chess Olympiad in Baku. Participants: Elisabeth Pähtz, IM, [...]

Magnus Carlsen crowned with txapela in Bilbao

Magnus Carlsen crowned with txapela in Bilbao

World champion Magnus Carlsen was crowned with the traditional txapela, a winner’s symbol in this region, at the closing ceremony of the 9th Bilbao Grand Slam Masters Final. With four wins, one loss and five draws on the scoreboard, Carlsen has secured clear first place with a round to spare. In the last 10th round [...]

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