Chess

Trouble for chess as Swiss bank account about to close

Trouble for chess as Swiss bank account about to close

Chess is one more time hitting mainstream media with an unpopular topic. BBC, The Telegraph, and a number of other sources quote FIDE Treasurer Dr. Adrian M. Siegel on the information that “UBS has announced that they will immediately close our [FIDE] accounts”. This is a result of Kirsan Ilyumzhinov’s two year presence on the [...]

TCEC Premier Division – the strongest computer chess event in history

TCEC Premier Division – the strongest computer chess event in history

Participants and information

Andscacs wins TCEC Division 1

Andscacs wins TCEC Division 1

Andscacs and Fizbo qualify for the Premier division

Zurab Azmaiparashvili to run for ECU President 2018 – 2022

Zurab Azmaiparashvili to run for ECU President 2018 – 2022

The candidacy confirmed at a meeting of the Georgian Chess Federation

FIDE elections 2018 – the story so far

FIDE elections 2018 – the story so far

In modern chess, FIDE elections always mean fireworks. You should not be surprised – chess nowadays is an influential sport, involving people around the world in the hundred millions, moving in a large financial world on its own and mixing in sectors such as tourism, politics, international art, etc. Chess matters. For its well being [...]

Andrey Filatov sues Silvio Danailov for defamation

Andrey Filatov sues Silvio Danailov for defamation

The Russian Chess Federation elections are in full swing with the main focus on the battle between Andrey Filatov, the current President of RCF, and Kirsan Ilyumzhinov. The election will take place in Moscow during the XIII Congress of the Russian Chess Federation, on February 3, and as we approach the date the race gets [...]

Dvorkovich Memorial 2018 LIVE

Dvorkovich Memorial 2018 LIVE

Live games with analysis

Play online chess with Grandmaster Marian Petrov

Play online chess with Grandmaster Marian Petrov

Free on ChessArena.com, Wednesday at 12:00 CET

Jonny is the winner of TCEC Div 2

Jonny is the winner of TCEC Div 2

Jonny and Laser qualify for First Division

From Antalya to Moscow, an unexpected handshake

From Antalya to Moscow, an unexpected handshake

The political season is officially open

Chess, chess news and tournaments by Chessdom © 2007 - 2015