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GM Humpy Koneru to lead India at FIDE World Women’s Team Championship 2015

GM Humpy Koneru to lead India at FIDE World Women’s Team Championship 2015

The World Women’s Team Championship is organized by the Chinese Chess Federation and FIDE from 18-29th April, 2015, in Chengdu, China. The championship will be played in round robin system with 9 rounds. Each team will play against with all other teams. Colors and starting numbers will be drawn at opening ceremony or technical meeting. Tournament website/ LIVE games with [...]

FIDE Women’s World Championship – Final Game 1

FIDE Women’s World Championship – Final Game 1

The final match of the FIDE Women’s World Chess Championship started in SCC Galactica (Sochi, Krasnaya Polyana) on April 2. Mariya Muzychuk (Ukraine) and Natalia Pogonina (Russia) are competing for the chess crown in a 4-game match with classical time control (90 minutes for 40 moves, then 30 minutes for the rest of the game, [...]

Budimex Women’s Polish Championships LIVE!

Budimex Women’s Polish Championships LIVE!

The Polish Chess Federation organizes the Budimex Women’s Polish Championships from 24th March to 1st April, 2015, in Poznan, a city in west-central Poland. The event is a 10-player round-robin tournament with the participation of: WGM Jolanta Zawadzka (2422), WGM Karina Szczepkowska-Horowska (2414), WGM Joanna Majdan-Gajewska (2405), WGM Iweta Rajlich (2398), WGM Klaudia Kulon (2310), WIM Anna Iwanow (2281), [...]

Dmitry Medvedev supports World Robot Chess Championship

Dmitry Medvedev supports World Robot Chess Championship

Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev supported the idea of ​​holding the World Robot Chess Championship in Russia. The head of government visited the FIDE Women’s World Championship, which is ongoing in Krasnaya Polyana, Sochi, and heard about the idea of ​​organizing the World Robot Chess Championship. “The idea of ​​holding the World Chess Championship for robots [...]

The return of Yasser Seirawan in Dubai

The return of Yasser Seirawan in Dubai

Four-time US chess champion GM Yasser Seirawan visited Dubai Chess & Culture Club to deliver a chess lecture on 19th March, 2015, just a few days before the start of the prestigious 17th Dubai International Chess Open Tournament. The special guest and former World junior champion returned to the United Arab Emirates after nearly 30 years. In [...]

Judit Polgar to deliver a simultaneous exhibition to French students

Judit Polgar to deliver a simultaneous exhibition to French students

The 22nd edition of EY School Chess Tournament will be organized by EY on 21-22nd March, 2015, in the Tour First, one of the La Defense skyscrapers in the French capital Paris. The prestigious event will be closed by a simultaneous exhibition delivered by the greatest female chess player ever, Judit Polgar. Although she announced her [...]

Judit Polgar vs. French students

Judit Polgar vs. French students

The 22nd edition of EY School Chess Tournament will be organized by EY on 21-22nd March, 2015, in the Tour First, one of the La Defense skyscrapers in the French capital Paris. The prestigious event will be closed by a simultaneous exhibition delivered by the greatest female chess player ever, Judit Polgar. Although she announced her retirement [...]

Press conference on the Chess in Schools project

Press conference on the Chess in Schools project

A press-conference dedicated to cooperation of the Sistema Charity Fund and the Non-profit Partnership Chess in Schools aimed at introducing chess into the Russian school curriculum and increasing the role of chess in general education took place at the Women’s World Chess Championship press center on March 17. It was attended by the FIDE President [...]

India vs China 2015 LIVE!

India vs China 2015 LIVE!

Live games with computer analysis

FIDE World Team Chess Championship 2015

FIDE World Team Chess Championship 2015

The World Team Chess Championship 2015 is organized by the Armenian Chess Federation under the auspices of FIDE, from 18-29th April in Tsakhkadzor, Armenia. The tournament will be held at the Golden Palace Tsakhkadzor Hotel. According to FIDE Regulations and the decision of FIDE President the following federations participate in the championship: Russia, China, Hungary, [...]

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