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3rd Anatoly Karpov Trophy in Cap d’Agde

3rd Anatoly Karpov Trophy in Cap d’Agde

The 3rd Anatoly Karpov Trophy is running from 23rd October to 25th October 2014 in Cap d’Agde, a Mediterranean resort of the town of Adge in France. The event is a mixed match of Franco-Russian friendship, in honor of the 12th World Chess Champion Anatoly Karpov. Russia will be represented by GM Valentina Gunina (ELO [...]

6th Korbach Open 2014

6th Korbach Open 2014

The 6th Korbach Open 2014 is taking place on 23-26th October 2014 in Korbach, Germany. The event is split into three tournaments: Open A (7-round Swiss tournament, open to all), Open B (7-round Swiss open for players rated below 2000 DWZ) and Open C (7-round Swiss tournament for players under 1400 DWZ). The main prizes [...]

Last round in TCEC – Stage 1b: five engines fight for the last qualifying spot

Last round in TCEC – Stage 1b: five engines fight for the last qualifying spot

The last round of TCEC Season 7 – Stage 1b is in progress and five chess engines fight for the last qualifying spot. According to the TCEC rules the top 7 engines qualify for TCEC – Stage 2, while the rest are out of TCEC for the current season. Komodo 8 and Houdini 4 lead [...]

Chess lessons with GMs Kuljasevic, Chatalbashev, Arnaudov

Chess lessons with GMs Kuljasevic, Chatalbashev, Arnaudov

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US Class Championship 2014

US Class Championship 2014

The 2014 US Class Championship is set to take place from 31st October to 2nd November at the Santa Clara Convention Center, 5001 Great America Pkwy, Santa Clara, CA 95054, USA. The event consists of seven elo sections. The tournament format is 6-round Swiss with the time control G/120 +30. The total prize fund is [...]

FIDE Arbiters’ Seminar in Melbourne, Australia

FIDE Arbiters’ Seminar in Melbourne, Australia

A FIDE Arbiters’ Seminar is going to be organized from 28 February to 1 March 2015 in Melbourne, Australia, by the Australian Chess Federation and under the auspice of FIDE. The venue of the Seminar will be the Melbourne Chess Club, 66 Leicester Street, Fitzroy, Victoria 3065. The Lecturer will be IA N.Y. Wong (SIN), [...]

FM Artem Gilevych and Giuseppe Imburgia winners of 4th Liscate Chess Trophy

FM Artem Gilevych and Giuseppe Imburgia winners of 4th Liscate Chess Trophy

The 4th Liscate Chess Trophy 2014 took part on 17-19th October 2014 at the Centro Civico Polifunzionale in Liscate, a commune in the Province of Milan in the Italian region of Lombardy. The event was split into two separate tournaments – Open A (for players rated over 1800) and Open B (for players below 1850). Both [...]

Mikhalevski, Giri and Jobava winners in Hoogeveen

Mikhalevski, Giri and Jobava winners in Hoogeveen

The Unive Hoogeveen Chess Festival 2014 took place on 11-18th October 2014 in Hoogeveen, in the Netherlands. The event was split into several groups – two 6-game matches (the highlight of the event), 9-round Open tournament and two Amateur tournaments. The match Anish Giri vs. Alexei Shirov finished 4,5:1,5 in favor of the World #7 [...]

Carlsen – Anand 2014 LIVE!

Carlsen – Anand 2014 LIVE!

Live with computer and Grandmaster commentary

WGM Karina Ambartsumova winner of Lady Chess 2014

WGM Karina Ambartsumova winner of Lady Chess 2014

The 2014 edition Lady Chess Tournament was held on 11-18th October 2014 at the Asgård Skole, Norsvey 2 in Køge, a market town and seaport on the coast of Køge Bugt, Denmark. The event was a 10 player round-robin female tournament and Russian WGM Karina Ambartsumova emerged a clear winner with 7/9 points. She grabbed the trophy, leaving [...]

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