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News ‘April, 2018’

Ethereal wins TCEC Division 4

Ethereal wins TCEC Division 4

Interview with Andrew Grant

The World Schools Individual Chess Championships 2018

The World Schools Individual Chess Championships 2018

The World Schools Individual Chess Championships 2018 was held from 20th to 29th April 2018 in Durres, on the Adriatic coast of Albania, under the auspices of the World Chess Federation (FIDE) and the Albanian Chess Federation. The tournament is divided into six age categories, and is open for winners of individual school competitions aged [...]

TePe Sigeman Chess Tournament 2018 live

TePe Sigeman Chess Tournament  2018 live

GM Vidit Gujrathi, GM Alexander Morozevich, GM Nils Grandelius, GM Benjamin Gledura, GM Aryan Tari and IM Linus Johansson. These are the six great chess players that will fight for first prize in this year’s edition of TePe Sigeman & Co Chess Tournament. As in previous years, the tournament will be held at the Hipp [...]

Mo Zhai wins Chinese Women’s Championship 2018

Mo Zhai wins Chinese Women’s Championship 2018

The 2018 Chinese Women’s Championship was a 12-player round-robin which took place from 18-29 April in Xinghua. Before the last round WGM Qian Huang was leading with half point. But she drew against Zhu Jiner, allowing WGM Mo Zhai to catch her with a win and eventually with better tie-break with both on 8,5 points [...]

Yang Wen wins Chinese Championship 2018

Yang Wen wins Chinese Championship 2018

10th China Xinghua National Chess Championship took place from 18-29 April at the Tianbao Garden Hotel in Xinghua, Jiangsu. In the final round of the tournament, GM Wen Yang and GM Bai Jinshi, the leading players with the same points, respectively played and Xu Xiangyu and Fang Yuxiang. They both drew their games. Wen won [...]

2018 U.S. Championships Round 11 Recap

2018 U.S. Championships Round 11 Recap

Тhe final round of the 2018 U.S. Chess Championships has been as explosive and exciting as one could have imagined. There were four players battling for glory going into today’s games: Sam Shankland, Fabiano Caruana, Annie Wang, and Nazi Paikidze. The outcome couldn’t be more dramatic! U.S. Championship – The Shankland / Caruana affair Shankland [...]

Argentinian Women’s Championship 2018

Argentinian Women’s Championship 2018

The Argentinian Women’s Championship is a 10-player round-robin tournament taking place from 2-7 May 2018 in Ushuaia, Argentina. Players receive 90 minutes for 40 moves, plus a 30-second increment starting from move one. Live game with analysis will be provided daily with the best chess software competing in the Top Chess Engine Championship – Komodo, [...]

2018 U.S. Championships Round 10 Recap

2018 U.S. Championships Round 10 Recap

The championship rounds are always the most promising. The tension, the suspense revolving around the result, all of these and more are what makes us love chess. With only one round to go, the stakes are at their peak, and the players will battle tooth and nail for the top spot in both divisions. But [...]

Latvian Championship 2018

Latvian Championship 2018

Latvian Championship final is held from 30 April to 6 May in Riga. Live games with analysis will be provided daily on Chessdom.com with the best chess software competing in the Top Chess Engine Championship – Komodo, Houdini, and Stockfish. more live chessWomen’s World Championship Match 2018 /Stockholm Chess Challenge 2018 starting list 1 Neiksans [...]

Stockholm Chess Challenge 2018

Stockholm Chess Challenge 2018

Stockholm Chess Challenge will be held from 30 April to 5 May. The tournament is open for players born 1993 or later and with a minimum rating of 2200 ELO. The venue is Stockholm’s Chess Salons in Sodermalm in the centre of Stockholm. The Address is Ringvägen 9. Time control is 40 moves in 90 [...]

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