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FIDE World Cup 2017

FIDE World Cup 2017

World Chess Champion participates in the tournament for the first time in the history of the Chess World Cup.

Asian Cities Chess Team Championship 2017

Asian Cities Chess Team Championship 2017

The Chess Federation of India has the honor to invite all Chess Federations in Zones 3.1 to 3.7 affiliated to Asian Chess Federation and FIDE to participate in the Asian Cities Chess Team Championship for the DUBAI CUP from 25 Aug – 2 Sep 2017 in KIIT University, Bhubaneswar, India. The tournament shall be run [...]

Alexander Morozevich turns 40

Alexander Morozevich turns 40

On July 18, a Russian grandmaster Alexander Morozevich celebrates his 40th anniversary. Our congratulations to the outstanding chess player! Alexander is the winner of many strong international tournaments. He has represented Russia in seven Olympiads and other team events, winning numerous team and board medals. Morozevich is a two-time World Championship Candidate and a two-time [...]

Canadian Closed Chess Championship 2017

Canadian Closed Chess Championship 2017

The Canadian Closed Chess Championship is taking place in Montreal from June 27 to July 1st, 2017 at the Olympic Stadium. The tournament serves as a qualifier for the 2017 World Cup and the 2018 Continental Championship. It is also taken into account in determining the Canadian team at the 2018 Chess Olympiad. The tournament [...]

World Team Chess Championship 2017 LIVE!

World Team Chess Championship 2017 LIVE!

Grandmaster video and computer analysis

Vladimir Putin welcomes the participants of FIDE World Team Chess Championships

Vladimir Putin welcomes the participants of FIDE World Team Chess Championships

Russian President Vladimir Putin sent his greetings to the participants of the FIDE World Team Chess Championships which is ongoing in Khanty-Mansiysk. The message reads, in part: “Hospitable Yugra Territory is famous for hosting chess tournaments at the very highest level, and it has repeatedly hosted the most prestigious among them. Now, for the first [...]

FIDE World Team Championships in Khanty-Mansiysk

FIDE World Team Championships in Khanty-Mansiysk

The venue is the Ugra Chess Academy, a modern building located in the city center. The Opening and Closing Ceremonies will take place at the Concert and Theatre Center Ugra-Classic.

Capablanca Memorial 2017 LIVE!

Capablanca Memorial 2017 LIVE!

Live games with computer analysis

World Youth U16 Chess Olympiad 2017

World Youth U16 Chess Olympiad 2017

The All India Chess Federation (AICF) will organize the World Youth U-16 Chess Olympiad in Ahmedabad, India from 10th December (Arrival) to 20th December (Departure) 2017 conducted under the auspices of Federation Internationale Des Echecs (FIDE). The Gujarat State Chess Association has the pleasure of inviting your Chess Federation to participate in the World Youth [...]

In Memoriam – IM Stefano Tatai

In Memoriam – IM Stefano Tatai

The legendary Italian chess player IM Stefano Tatai passed away on 30th May in Tenerife, Spain. Born in 1938, he became the National Master in 1958 and earned the prestigious title of International Master in 1966. Tatai was 12-times Italian chess champion, which is a national record: 1962 in Forte dei Marmi, 1965 in Florence, [...]

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