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2018 U.S. Championships Round 2 Recap

2018 U.S. Championships  Round 2 Recap

The second round of the 2018 U.S. Championships was as promising as the first. With plenty of exciting matches on the horizon, the chess fans gathered to see the players at work; they weren’t disappointed, as we once again got a combative round in the books. Replay the games with analysis / Round 1 report [...]

2018 U.S. & U.S. Women’s Chess Championships round 1 Recap

2018 U.S. & U.S. Women’s Chess Championships round  1 Recap

Round 1 Recap The first day of the 2018 U.S. & U.S. Women’s Chess Championships kicked off with a plethora of exciting matchups that were surely going to bring the fire to the board, the commentary booth, and to all the fans across the world that chose to tune in. And it did not disappoint! [...]

5th Vugar Gashimov Memorial 2018 LIVE!

5th Vugar Gashimov Memorial 2018 LIVE!

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Valentina Gunina wins 2018 European Women’s Chess Championship

Valentina Gunina wins 2018 European Women’s Chess Championship

The 2018 European Women’s Chess Championship took place in the Hotel Bellevue in Vysoke Tatry, Slovakia with 144 players from all over the continent. Valentina Gunina reached an impressive result of 9 points out of 11 games, without a lost game, to be the whole point ahead of the first runner-ups and to achieve the [...]

Maghsoodloo wins Sharjah Masters.

Maghsoodloo wins Sharjah  Masters.

The 2018 Sharjah Masters took place from 12-19 April at the Sharjah Chess & Culture Club. 130 players took part in the tournament. Iranian 17-year old GM Maghsoodloo wins Sharjah Chess by full point! He finished with 8 points out of 9. GM Eltaj Safarli and GM Hao Wang shared second place with 7 points. [...]

2018 U.S. Chess Championship LIVE!

2018 U.S.  Chess Championship LIVE!

For the tenth consecutive year, the Saint Louis Chess Club will host the U.S. Chess Championship and U.S. Women’s Chess Championship. The fields have now been confirmed and fans are sure to see great battles April 17-30, 2018. The 2018 U.S. Championship is an elite national championship event, featuring 12 of the strongest chess players [...]

Chinese Championship 2018 live

Chinese Championship 2018 live

The 2018 Chinese Championship is a 12-player round-robin taking place from 18-29 April in Xinghua. The time control is 90 minutes for the whole game, with a 30-second increment from move 1. Live games with analysis will be provided daily on Chessdom.com with the best chess software competing in the Top Chess Engine Championship – [...]

Croatian Championship 2018 live

Croatian Championship 2018 live

The 2018 Croatian Championship is a 12-player round-robin taking place in Požega, Croatia from 17-27 Aprily. The prize fund is €10,000 with €2,800 for first place. The time control is 90 minutes for 40 moves followed by 30 minutes to the end of the game, with a 30-second increment from move 1. Live games with [...]

Chinese Women’s Championship 2018 live

Chinese Women’s Championship 2018 live

The 2018 Chinese Women’s Championship is a 12-player round-robin taking place from 18-29 April in Xinghua. The time control is 90 minutes for the whole game, with a 30-second increment from move 1. Live games with analysis will be provided daily on Chessdom.com with the best chess software competing in the Top Chess Engine Championship [...]

Czech Championship 2018

Czech Championship 2018

The Czech Championship is a 9-round Swiss tournament taking place from 28 April to 6 May, 2018 in Ostrava. Players receive 90 minutes for 40 moves followed by 30 minutes for the rest of the game, plus a 30-second increment starting from move one. The tournament will be divided in 3 sections. Top seeded players [...]

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