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Caruana – Carlsen 2018 game 1 LIVE!

Caruana – Carlsen 2018 game 1 LIVE!

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The Women’s World Championship officially starts in Khanty-Mansiysk

The Women’s World Championship officially starts in Khanty-Mansiysk

On November 2, the FIDE Women’s World Championship 2018 officially started. The Opening Ceremony of the event was held in the Organ hall of the Concert and theater center “Ugra-Classic”. Guests and participants had a chance to enjoy fairy-tale organ melodies performed by Elena Kozemirenko before the official part of the ceremony. The first part [...]

TCEC emotes design contest

TCEC emotes design contest

TCEC is looking for emotes for its Twitch chat, so a TCEC Emote Design Contest (EDC) is opened. You are invited to send in you own original designs for evaluation by our Emote Jury, consisting of 5 members. The contest opens on 11 November 2018 and after selecting winners, these will gradually be released in [...]

TCEC Cup 2018 brackets

TCEC Cup 2018 brackets

// The TCEC Cup will take place right after the Premier Division and before the Superfinal, the exact dates will be announced soon. It will be a knockout championship with 32 participants divided into brackets. Each participant will be seeded according to its standing in the TCEC league event with the #1 seed meeting the [...]

An Indian and Colombian engagement at the Batumi Olympiad

An Indian and Colombian engagement at the Batumi Olympiad

Niklesh Jain of India proposes to Angela Franco of Colombia minutes before the start of 2nd round of the Batumi Olympiad 2018! It was a surprise for Angela, while Niklesh had planned it all! An amazing moment not just for Niklesh and Angela but the chess community in general. A Colombian got engaged to an [...]

Chess Olympiad 2018 LIVE!

Chess Olympiad 2018 LIVE!

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Chess Olympiad Brilliancy Prize

Chess Olympiad Brilliancy Prize

The NNLE and The Organizing Committee of the 2018 World Chess Olympiad are pleased to announce the special “Olympiad Brilliancy Prize” awards. The prize for the most brilliant game will be awarded after each of the 11 rounds. All players are encouraged to submit their game for consideration for the daily prize to BatumiOlympiad@gmail.com Every [...]

Vladislav Artemiev Wins 40th Rashid Nezhmetdinov Memorial in Kazan

Vladislav Artemiev Wins 40th Rashid Nezhmetdinov Memorial in Kazan

The 40th Rashid Nezhmetdinov Memorial, a stage of the Russian Cup, finished in Kazan. 108 chess players from 7 national chess federations, including 20 grandmasters, took part in the tournament. Vladislav Artemiev from Kazan won the tournament having scored 7 points out of 9 and edged out Tigran Harutyunian (Armenia) who took the second place. [...]

Stockfish dominates TCEC Premier Division

Stockfish dominates TCEC Premier Division

Houdini ahead in the race for silver

Dimitrov wins 17th Memorial Kesarovski-Stanchev

Dimitrov wins 17th Memorial Kesarovski-Stanchev

17th Memorial Kesarovski-Stanchev “ was held from 06.09. – 15.09 in Sunny Beach, Bulgaria. The venue was Park hotel Continental. The tournament was divided in 3 sections. In group A 62 players took part. The winner is IM Radoslav Dimitrov with 7 points out of 9. Six players have finished with 6,5 points. Second is [...]

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