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News ‘August, 2016’

Fidel Corrales convincing in Cleveland Open

Fidel Corrales convincing in Cleveland Open

The 9th Annual Cleveland Open was held from August 12-14, 2016, at the Marriott Cleveland Airport, 4277 W 150th Street, Cleveland, Ohio. The tournament had four sections – Open, U2100, U1700 and U1300. The format was 5-round Swiss with the time control 40/100, SD/30, d10. The main Open section had 49 players. GM Fidel Corrales [...]

Stockfish crushes the opposition in TCEC

Stockfish crushes the opposition in TCEC

The champion Komodo in danger

Martyn Kravtsiv wins Riga Technical University Open on tie-break

Martyn Kravtsiv wins Riga Technical University Open on tie-break

The 2016 Riga Technical University Open was organized by the Latvian Chess Federation and Riga Technical University from 8-14th August at the International Exhibition Centre “Kipsala” in Riga, Latvia. The Festival consisted of five tournaments: Grandmaster Open A, Baltic Law Offices Open B (9 rounds, for players rated U2300), Weekend Amateur Open C (7 rounds, [...]

FIDE Arbiters’ Seminar in Kampala, Uganda

FIDE Arbiters’ Seminar in Kampala, Uganda

From 18 to 23 July 2016 a FIDE Arbiters’ Seminar was organized in Kampala, Uganda, by the Uganda Chess Federation, in cooperation with the Africa Chess Confederation and under the auspices of FIDE. The lecturer was IA Omar Salama (ISL), FIDE Lecturer and the Assistant Lecturer was IA Stephen Kisuze (UGA). The lectures were in [...]

Zurab Azmaiparashvili: ECU becomes independent, strong, leads fight against corruption

Zurab Azmaiparashvili: ECU becomes independent, strong, leads fight against corruption

More federations are now biding for the European championships since the procedure is open to any good proposal. European events are not anymore delivered in shady negotiations, as we witnessed in the General Assembly in Tromso.

European Youth Chess Championship 2016 U12, U10 and U8 LIVE!

European Youth Chess Championship 2016 U12, U10 and U8 LIVE!

Live games with analysis

European Youth Chess Championship 2016 U14 LIVE!

European Youth Chess Championship 2016 U14 LIVE!

Live games with analysis

European Youth Chess Championship 2016 U16 LIVE!

European Youth Chess Championship 2016 U16 LIVE!

Live games with analysis

European Youth Chess Championship 2016 U18 LIVE!

European Youth Chess Championship 2016 U18 LIVE!

Live games with analysis

European Youth Chess Championship 2016

European Youth Chess Championship 2016

The European Youth Chess Championship 2016 is set to take place from 17-28th August at the Top Hotel Praha in Prague, the capital of Czech Republic. The Championship is organized by AVE-KONTAKT Pardubice agency, Czech Chess Federation and the European Chess Union. The tournament is played in 6 age categories: U8, U10, U12, U14, U16 [...]

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