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Mongolian Open 2015

Mongolian Open 2015

The Mongolian Chess Federation has the pleasure to announce that the Mongolia Open – 1st International Chess Festival, which will be held from 19-29th August in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia, concurrently with the U16 World Youth Chess Olympiad. The 9-round Swiss event is open to all players and the games will take place at the Chinggis Khaan [...]

Another new entry in Hasselbacken Chess Open: GM Vladislav Tkachiev

Another new entry in Hasselbacken Chess Open: GM Vladislav Tkachiev

Another strong Grandmaster joined the field of Hasselbacken Chess Open 2016. French player Vladislav Tkachiev (2661) is the third seed in the open tournament that will take place from April 30 through May 8, 2016, at the venerable Scandic Hotel Hasselbacken**** in the heart of The Royal Djurgården in Stockholm, Sweden. Tournament website/ Registration/ LIVE games with analysis Vladislav Tkachiev is [...]

GMs Torre and Laylo joint winners of Guam International 2015

GMs Torre and Laylo joint winners of Guam International 2015

The 2015 Guam International Open Chess Tournament took place on 18-22nd July, 2015, at the Guam Reef Hotel, Tumon, Guam. The event was a 9-round Swiss FIDE tournament with tempo of play 90′/40 + 30′ + 30″ and prize fund in total of US$ 8,000. Filipino star GM Eugenio Torre and his countryman GM Darwin Laylo tied for the [...]

Chessdom Online Academy – Train with a GM

Chessdom Online Academy – Train with a GM

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49th Ilmar Raud Memorial 2015

49th Ilmar Raud Memorial 2015

The 49th Ilmar Raud Memorial is organized by Viljandi CC Fellin from June 29 to July 5, 2015, at the Viljandi Sports Center, Vaksali 4 (500 meters from the bus station, by the Square of Liberty). in Viljandi, a town in southern Estonia. The event is played in memorial of Ilmar Raud, member of the Estonian team that scored bronze at [...]

Oleksiyenko, Korobov and Ter-Sahakyan joint winners of 8th Karen Asrian Memorial

Oleksiyenko, Korobov and Ter-Sahakyan joint winners of 8th Karen Asrian Memorial

The Armenian Chess Federation organized the 8th Karen Asrian Memorial Open Tournament on June 15-25, 2015, in the prominent resort town of Jermuk. The international event was dedicated to the memory of GM Karen Asrian, who passed away in June 2008, at the age of 28. He was member of the Armenian national team which won the first gold [...]

8th Karen Asrian Memorial 2015 LIVE!

8th Karen Asrian Memorial 2015 LIVE!

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Serbia set for the 2015 European Team Chess Championship in Reykjavik

Serbia set for the 2015 European Team Chess Championship in Reykjavik

Captains of the Serbian national teams have announced their lineups for the 2015 European Team Chess Championship which will be held in Reykjavik, Iceland on 12-22nd November. GM Slavoljub Marjanovic, captain of the men’s team, retained the players from the 2014 Chess Olympiad with one change – national champion Dejan Antic will replace GM Aleksandar [...]

10th Edmonton International Chess Festival to take place in Canada

10th Edmonton International Chess Festival to take place in Canada

The 10th Edmonton International Chess Festival is scheduled to take place between June 19 and June 28, 2015, at the Edmonton Chess Club, in Alberta, Canada. The event promises to be a great tournament and a perfect way to celebrate the 10th anniversary of Alberta’s first annual International competition. It will be played in a 10 [...]

Judit Polgar new captain of the Hungarian National Men’s Chess Team

Judit Polgar new captain of the Hungarian National Men’s Chess Team

The best female player of all times, Judit Polgar, who retired from competitive chess after winning the team silver medal at the 2014 Chess Olympiad, has been appointed as the new captain and head coach for the Hungarian National Men’s Chess Team. The announcement came from Thomas Seszták, President of the Hungarian Chess Federation, who [...]

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