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FIDE World Junior U20 Championships 2015 starting this week

FIDE World Junior U20 Championships 2015 starting this week

From 2nd to 15th of September Russia will host FIDE World Junior U20 Championships 2015. This event will be the second in 2015 and the 12th in the history of organization of international chess tournaments in Khanty-Mansiysk. The geography of the participating countries of the World Championships is quite extensive. Chess World Championships will gather [...]

World U16 Olympiad 2015 LIVE!

World U16 Olympiad 2015 LIVE!

The Mongolian Chess Federation (MCF) organizes the World U-16 Youth Chess Olympiad from August 19-29, 2015, in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia. A total of 159 players from Australia, Belarus, Canada, China, France, Hungary, India, Iran, Kazakhstan, Kyrgystan, South Korea, Macau, Mogolia, Palau, Russia, Singapore, Sri Lanka, Turkey, United States, and Uzbekistan are participating in the 10 rounds [...]

GM S.P. Sethuraman joins Hasselbacken Chess Open 2016

GM S.P. Sethuraman joins Hasselbacken Chess Open 2016

Stockholms Schacksällskap, one of the world’s oldest chess clubs, celebrates its 150 years jubilee with a grand tournament at the venerable Scandic Hotel Hasselbacken**** in the heart of The Royal Djurgården in Stockholm, Sweden.The Hasselbacken Chess Open 2016 will be held from April 30 through May 8, 2016 and prize fund in total of 300 000 SEK (nearly 32,000 €) will be distributed. [...]

First Arab Chess Olympiad Championships 2015 to be held in Agadir

First Arab Chess Olympiad Championships 2015 to be held in Agadir

The Royal Moroccan Chess Federation has the honor to organize the 1st Arab Chess Olympiad Championships from October 1 to October 21, 2015, in the city of Agadir, Morocco. The event will be held under the auspices of FIDE and the Arab Chess Federation (ACF) and will be split into the following groups: – Arab [...]

Hungary leads World-U16 Youth Olympiad

Hungary leads World-U16 Youth Olympiad

The World U-16 Youth Chess Olympiad in Ulaanbaatar is organized by the Mongolian Chess Federation (MCF) from 19th August (Arrival) to 29th August (Departure), 2015, at the  Chinggis Hotel, in the Mongolian capital Ulaanbaatar. The tournament is a 10-round Swiss team championship, conducted under the auspices of FIDE. Each team consists of 4 players, the time control is 90′/ [...]

Chess Olympiad 2015 U16 begins

Chess Olympiad 2015 U16 begins

The Mongolian Chess Federation (MCF) will organize the World U-16 Youth Chess Olympiad in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia from 19th August (Arrival) to 29th August (Departure). A total of 159 players from Australia, Belarus, Canada, China, France, Hungary, India, Iran, Kazakhstan, Kyrgystan, South Korea, Macau, Mogolia, Palau, Russia, Singapore, Sri Lanka, Turkey, United States, and Uzbekistan are [...]

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 [...]

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