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FIDE Arbiters’ Seminar in Damascus – Results

FIDE Arbiters’ Seminar in Damascus – Results

A FIDE Arbiters Seminar was organized from 1-5 April 2018 in Damascus, Syria, by Syrian Chess Federation and the Syrian Olympic Commission, in cooperation with Asian Chess Association and under the auspices of FIDE. The venue of the Seminar was the Elmohafza Club, in Damascus. The lecturer was IA Hassan Khaled (EGY), FIDE Lecturer. The [...]

FIDE Arbiters’ Seminar in Sochi – Results

FIDE Arbiters’ Seminar in Sochi – Results

From 21 to 25 April 2018 a FIDE Arbiters’ Seminar was organized in Sochi, Russia, by the Russian Chess Federation and under the auspices of FIDE. The Lecturer was IA Alexander Tkachev (RUS), FIDE Lecturer and Assistant lecturer was IA Vladimir Staratorzhskiy (RUS). The language of the Seminar was Russian. Eighty seven (87) National arbiters [...]

2nd Charity Chess Championship

2nd Charity Chess Championship

Our second annual tournament will be held on Sunday, May 20, 2018. All net proceeds will be donated to Mount Sinai Hospital’s Ovarian Cancer Translational Research Laboratory, a genomic research program dedicated to uncovering the genetic basis for the early detection and prevention of ovarian cancer. Charity Chess Championship 2nd Annual Tournament Sunday, May 20, [...]

Grandelius and Vidit share win at TePe Sigeman Chess Tournament

Grandelius and  Vidit share win at TePe Sigeman Chess Tournament

TePe Sigeman Chess Tournament was a 6-player round-robin tournament taking place from 4-8 May 2018 in Malmo. Before the last round GM Nils Grandelius was leading by half point. He drew his final game, which gave the chance to GM Gujrathi Santosh Vidit to catch him, after winning his game. replay the games here Final [...]

Summer Chess Classic – Group B

Summer Chess Classic – Group B

The 2018 Summer Chess Classic is a 10-player round-robin tournament taking place from 15-23 May in the St. Louis Chess Club, USA. Players receive 90 minutes for 40 moves, followed by 30 minutes to the end of the game, with a 30-second increment starting from move one. No draw offers are allowed before move 30. [...]

Summer Chess Classic – Group A

Summer Chess Classic – Group A

The 2018 Summer Chess Classic is a 10-player round-robin tournament taking place from 15-23 May in the St. Louis Chess Club, USA. Players receive 90 minutes for 40 moves, followed by 30 minutes to the end of the game, with a 30-second increment starting from move one. No draw offers are allowed before move 30. [...]

FIDE Arbiters’ Seminar in Durres – Results

FIDE Arbiters’ Seminar in Durres – Results

A FIDE Arbiters’ Seminar was organized from 23 to 27 April 2018 in Durres, Albania, by the FIDE Arbiters’ Commission, in cooperation with the Albanian Chess Federation and under the auspices of FIDE. The venue of the Seminar was the “FA FA Resort” Hotel, in Durres. The Lecturer was IA Jamie Kenmure (AUS), FIDE Lecturer [...]

Svatopluk Svoboda wins Czech Championship

Svatopluk Svoboda wins  Czech Championship

The Czech Championship took place from 28 April to 6 May, 2018 in Ostrava. 60 players took part in the tournament. The winner is FM Svatopluk Svoboda with 7 points out of 9. Second is GM Vojtěch Plát and third is IM Richard Biolek, both with 6.5 points. replay the games here final standings 1 [...]

Nikita Meshkovs and Elizabete Limanovska are the winners at Latvian Championship 2018

Nikita Meshkovs and Elizabete Limanovska are the winners at Latvian Championship 2018

Latvian Championship final was held from 30 April to 6 May in Riga. In the Open section 34 players took part. The winner is GM Nikita Meshkovs with 7 points out of 9. Second is GM Arturs Neiksans with 6,5 and third is GM Ilmars Starostits with 6 points. replay the games here In the [...]

Sebastien Feller wins Metz Open 2018

Sebastien Feller wins Metz Open 2018

Metz open was held from 1 to 7 May. 60 players took part. The winner is GM Sebastien Feller with 7 points out of 9. Second is GM Sergey Fedorchuk with 6,5 and third is Andrei Shchekachev also with 6.5 points

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