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News ‘January, 2018’

From Antalya to Moscow, an unexpected handshake

From Antalya to Moscow, an unexpected handshake

The political season is officially open

IV Floripa Chess Open 2018

IV Floripa Chess Open 2018

IV Floripa Chess Open 2018 will be held from 19 to 25 january in Florianópolis. The tournament is 9 round Swiss. There will be more then 420 participants.The top players are GM Julio Granda Zuniga, GM Axel Bachmann, GM Neuris Delgado, GM Alexandre Fier etc..         Starting rank No. Name RtgI 1 [...]

Elections in Russian Chess Federation

Elections in Russian Chess Federation

Chess players, coaches, organizers and arbiters, who represent 21 regions of the Russian Federation, nominate Andrey Filatov as candidate for the position of the President of the all-Russian non-governmental organization “Russian Chess Federation”. Respective representations and protocols of election meetings (conferences), which had taken place in Saint Petersburg, the Republic of Tatarstan, the Republic of [...]

12th Tashkent Open – Memorial of Georgy Agzamov

12th Tashkent Open – Memorial of Georgy Agzamov

The Uzbekistan Chess Federation is holding the international chess tournament 12th Tashkent Open – Memorial of Georgy Agzamov, the first grandmaster of Uzbekistan, from 22nd April to 1st May, 2018, in Tashkent, Uzbekistan. The Tournament is a 9-round Swiss in two sections – main group A and group B for the juniors under 12 years. [...]

FIDE inspection for Chess Olympiad in Batumi

FIDE inspection for Chess Olympiad in Batumi

The Chess Olympiad is one of the major events in the world of sports, attracting more than 180 countries and around 4,000 athletes and officials. This year Georgia will be organizing the 43rd Chess Olympiad. This large-scale event will start in Batumi on September 23 and end on October 6. Sixteen countries had participated in [...]

Belarus Women’s Championship 2018 live

Belarus Women’s Championship 2018 live

Belarus Women’s Championship 2018 is 12 players round robin tournament , which will be held from 17 to 28 january in Minsk.The venue is National Historical Museum. Theatre. Live game with analysis will be provided daily with the best chess software competing in the Top Chess Engine Championship – Komodo, Houdini, and Stockfish. More live [...]

Interview with Boris Chatalbashev-winner of Basel chess open 2018

Interview with Boris Chatalbashev-winner of Basel chess open 2018

GM Boris Chatalbashev is the winner of the Basel chess open 2018. He is a man on fire at the moment, winning a lot of tournaments last 12 months. GM Chatalbashev spoke with Chessdom’s new editor GM Marian Petrov on his recent success and the string of victories. You recently won the strong Basel open. [...]

Belarus Championship 2018 live

Belarus Championship 2018 live

Belarus Championship 2018  is 12 players round robin tournament , which will be held from 17 to 28 january in Minsk.The venue is National Historical Museum. Theatre. The top players are GM Vladislav Kovalev, GM Sergey Zhigalko, and GM Aleksey Aleksandrov Live game with analysis will be provided daily with the best chess software competing [...]

Interview with Vladislav Nevednichy – winner of White Tower 2018

Interview with Vladislav Nevednichy – winner of White Tower 2018

GM Vladislav Nevednichy is the winner of the strong White Tower 2018 chess tournament. A strong showing by GM Nevednichy and a victory in a direct match for the first place with GM Kiril Georgiev gave him the 2018 title in the event. Replay the games with analysis You had a fantastic  start of the [...]

10th Chennai Open International Chess Tournament 2018 live

10th Chennai Open International  Chess Tournament 2018 live

10th Chennai Open International Chess Tournament 2018 is organised by Tamil Nadu State Chess Association under the guidance of All India Chess Federation. It will be held from 18th to 25th January 2018. Venue will be Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium, Chennai,Tamil Nadu (INDIA). 260 participants are expected, top seeded are GM Timur Gareyev, GM Ivan Rozum, [...]

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