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San Miguel Open

San Miguel Open

The San Miguel Open is a 7-round Swiss tournament taking place from 17-23 September 2018 in Trevias, Spain. Players receive 90 minutes for the entire game, plus a 30-second increment starting from move one. Live game with analysis will be provided daily with the best chess software competing in the Top Chess Engine Championship – [...]

Satka Autumn 2018

Satka Autumn 2018

The Satka Autumn Russian Cup Women is a 9-round Swiss tournament taking place from 11-19 September 2018 in Satka, Russia. Players receive 90 minutes for 40 moves, followed by 30 minutes to the end of the game, plus a 30-second increment starting from move one. Live game with analysis will be provided daily with the [...]

Chess House GM Tournament

Chess House GM Tournament

The Chess House GM tournament is a 10-player round-robin tournament taking place from 8-16 September 2018 in Aarhus, Denmark. Players receive 90 minutes for 40 moves, followed by 30 minutes to the end of the game, plus a 30-second increment starting from move one. No draws are allowed before move 30. Live game with analysis [...]

The Croatian League 1A

The Croatian League 1A

The Croatian League 1A is a 10-team round-robin tournament taking place from 8-16 September 2018 in Biograd, Croatia. Players receive 90 minutes for 40 moves, followed by 30 minutes to the end of the game, plus a 30-second increment starting from move one. Live game with analysis will be provided daily with the best chess [...]

Amantea Open 2018

Amantea Open 2018

16th Chess Festival Amantea will be held from 9-16 September in Amantea, Italy. Playing venue is Hotel “Marechiaro” – s.s. 18 Campora S. Giovanni-Amantea (CS). 3 different tournaments will take place within Amantea Chess Festival: Main: reserved to players holding F.I.D.E. or F.S.I. ELO higher than 1850. Open B: reserved to players holding F.I.D.E. or [...]

Santiago Masters

Santiago Masters

The Santiago Masters is a 10-player round-robin tournament taking place from 5-13 September 2018 in Santiago Compostela, Spain. Players receive 90 minutes for the entire game, plus a 30-second increment starting from move one. Live game with analysis will be provided daily with the best chess software competing in the Top Chess Engine Championship – [...]

Monastir Open 2018

Monastir Open 2018

International Chess Festival Monastir will be held from 2-9 September at the Hotel Monastir Centre in Monastir, Tunisia. The festival is divided in 3 events. Under 16, Closed Women and Open tournaments. In the Open 143 players are expected. Live game with analysis will be provided daily with the best chess software competing in the [...]

Trieste Open 2018

Trieste Open 2018

20th International Chess Open Trieste will be held from 1 to 8 September at the Hydrodynamic plant Porto Vecchio-Trieste, Italy. The event includes two tournaments. Group A above 1900 and Group B under 1900. In the group A 68 players are expected. The top seeded are GM Sergey Tiviakov, GM Jaime Santos Latasa, GM Jiri [...]

Maghsoodloo wins Aftab Cup Open 2018

Maghsoodloo  wins Aftab Cup Open 2018

The 2nd Aftab Cup Open is a 9-round Swiss tournament taking place from 25-31 August 2018 in Khomein City, Iran. In the Group A 56 players took part. The winner is GM Parham Maghsoodloo with the impressive score 8,5 out of 9. Second is GM Konstantine Shanava with 7,5 points. Third is IM Mousavi Seyed [...]

Announcing TCEC Cup 2018

Announcing TCEC Cup 2018

It has been an year since TCEC switched to league format – 32 participants in four qualification divisions with relegation and promotion, a Premier division and a Superfinal to determine the TCEC Champion. The league format has proven superior to any other stage system tried in the computer championship before, bringing balanced chess and maintaining [...]

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