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FIDE World Cup 2017

FIDE World Cup 2017

World Chess Champion participates in the tournament for the first time in the history of the Chess World Cup.

A broad cooperation within FIDE

A broad cooperation within FIDE

A venture crowned with success was the initiative of The Chess Club and Scholastic Center of Saint Louis, to organise the Match of the Millenials: USA vs. the World, in cooperation with FIDE, the U.S. Chess Federation, the Kasparov Chess Foundation and FIDE Trainer’s Commission. FIDE Deputy President Georgios Makropoulos and Continental President for America [...]

Ivanchuk – Wei Yi and Van Foreest-Adhiban matches in Hoogeveen

Ivanchuk – Wei Yi and Van Foreest-Adhiban matches in Hoogeveen

An open tournament is also in the program of Hoogeveen

Erfurt International Chess Women Open LIVE!

Erfurt International Chess Women Open LIVE!

Live games with analysis

British Chess Championship 2017 LIVE!

British Chess Championship 2017 LIVE!

Live games with analysis

Paleochora Open 2017

Paleochora Open 2017

The 10th International Paleochora Open was organized by Municipality of Kandanos-Selino, Chania Chess Academy and Prefecture of Crete from 19-26th July in Paleochora, Greece. A total of 220 players from 27 countries, including 16 Grandmasters and 19 International Masters, competed in the 9-round Swiss event. Grandmasters Kirill Stupak (Belarus), Momchil Nikolov (Bulgaria) and Vitaliy Bernadskiy [...]

Russia-China Junior Match of Friendship

Russia-China Junior Match of Friendship

The Russian Chess Federation and Elena and Gennady Timchenko Charitable Foundation announce that the International Russia-China Junior Match of Friendship will be held on August 3-5. This year the tournament will be played in Harbin, the capital of Heilongjiang province. The Match of Friendship will be a part of the annual Xin Rui Festival. The [...]

Kavala Open 2017

Kavala Open 2017

The 26th Kavala International Open Tournament is set to take place from 28th July to 4th August at the Foyer of Kavala Prefecture Amphitheatre. The event is organized by the Kavala Chess Club and East Macedonia & Thrace Chess Union. The tournament format is 9-round Swiss in three sections: Group A : Rtg > 1900 [...]

GM Yuniesky Quesada claims Southern Open in Orlando

GM Yuniesky Quesada claims Southern Open in Orlando

The 25th Annual Southern Open was held from July 21-23, 2017, at the Wyndham Orlando Resort, 8001 International Drive, Orlando, Florida. There had five sections: Open, U2100, U1800, U1500 and U1200, and the tournament format was 5-round Swiss with the time control 40/100, SD/30, d10. Cuban Grandmaster Yuniesky Quesada Perez took a clear first place [...]

Four players tied on top in Bradley Open

Four players tied on top in Bradley Open

The 22nd Annual Bradley Open was held from July 21-23, 2017, at the Sheraton Hartford Hotel at Bradley Airport, 1 Bradley Airport, Windsor Locks, Connecticut. There were five sections to play in: Open, U2100, U1800, U1500 and U1200. The tournament format was 5-round Swiss with the time control 40/100, SD/30, d10. The main Open section [...]

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