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European Senior Chess Championship 2017

European Senior Chess Championship 2017

The 2017 European Senior Chess Championship will be held from 11th-21st August in Sabadell, Spain. The Championship will be played in two categories: Senior 50+ and Senior 65+. The separated women’s competition will be organized only for 50+ group while women in 65+ group will play in Open competition with separate prizes. The top seed [...]

Mark Dvoretsky’s library donated to Adi Akhmad Club

Mark Dvoretsky’s library donated to Adi Akhmad Club

The chess library of a famous coach Mark Dvoretsky (1947-2016) was solemnly donated to Adi Akhmad Sports Club (Troitskoe, the Republic of Ingushetia) at the Palace of Culture of Nazran. Inna Dvoretskaya, Leonid Dvoretsky, Boris Gelfand, Ernesto Inarkiev (for many years he had been Dvoretsky’s trainee), President of ISCU Alexander Kostiev and Editor-in-chief of the [...]

FIDE Arbiters’ Seminar in Jakarta, Indonesia – Results

FIDE Arbiters’ Seminar in Jakarta, Indonesia – Results

From 11 to 15 July 2017 a FIDE Arbiters’ Seminar was organized in Jakarta, Indonesia, by the Indonesian Chess Federation, in cooperation with the Gunadarma University and under the auspices of FIDE. The Lecturer was IA Bunawan Bong (INA), FIDE Lecturer and Assistant Lecturer was IA Hamid Majid (MAS). The lectures were in the English [...]

FIDE Arbiters Seminar in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia – Results

FIDE Arbiters Seminar in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia – Results

From 18th to June 24th, 2017 a FIDE Arbiters’ Seminar was organized in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia, by the Mongolian Chess federation and under the auspices of FIDE. The lecturer was IA Jamie Kenmure (AUS), FIDE Lecturer and Assistant lecturers were IA Sainbayar Tserendorj (MGL) and IA K.K Chan (HKG). The lectures were given in English language [...]

FIDE Arbiters’ Seminar in Astana, Kazakhstan – Results

FIDE Arbiters’ Seminar in Astana, Kazakhstan – Results

From 22 to 26 July 2017 a FIDE Arbiters’ Seminar was organized in Astana, Kazakhstan, by the Kazakhstan Chess Federation, in cooperation with the Astana Chess Federation and under the auspices of FIDE. The lecturer was IA Ashot Vardapetian (ARM), FIDE Rules Commission Chairman and FIDE Lecturer. The lectures were in Russian language. Twenty three [...]

FIDE Arbiters’ Seminar in Rize, Turkey

FIDE Arbiters’ Seminar in Rize, Turkey

A FIDE Arbiters’ Seminar is going to be organized from 21 to 24 September 2017 in Rize, Turkey, by the Turkish Chess Federation and under the auspices of FIDE. The Lecturer will be IA Guran Unal (TUR), FIDE Lecturer and Assistant Lecturer will be IA Fahri Karabay (TUR). The language of the Seminar will be [...]

Anwesh Upadhyaya wins India National Rapid

Anwesh Upadhyaya wins India National Rapid

Despite a last round defeat, 25-year old International Master Anwesh Upadhyaya of Odisha won the National Rapid Chess Championship that concluded at Kolkata on August 3, 2017. In the interesting final round, Anwesh who was leading with 9/10 lost to top seed Grand Master Laxman. Strangely, P Saravanakrishnan of Tamil Nadu who was in the [...]

Sochi to host Russian Individual and Team Rapid & Blitz Championships

Sochi to host Russian Individual and Team Rapid & Blitz Championships

The Russian Individual and Team Rapid & Blitz Championships among men and women will take place from September 29 (arrival) to October 6 (departure) 2017 in Grand Hotel Zhemchuzhina, Sochi. Individual Championships will be held from September 29 (arrival) till October 3 (departure). The tournaments will be played according to the Swiss system: 11 rounds [...]

Video – Sinquefield Cup 2017 round 1

Video – Sinquefield Cup 2017 round 1

Replay the games and video of Sinquefield Cup 2017 round 1 Follow also on your mobile phone (Android) in the ChessArena android application for mobile phones.

Sinquefield Cup 2017 LIVE! (video and games)

Sinquefield Cup 2017 LIVE! (video and games)

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