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TASS News Agency hosted press conference about RSSU Chess Cup Moscow Open 2016

TASS News Agency hosted press conference about RSSU Chess Cup Moscow Open 2016

The press conference dedicated to the organization of the International RSSU Chess Cup Moscow Open 2016 was held in the multimedia centre of TASS news agency on Tuesday, January 26. The press conference was attended by Vladimir Palikhata, the President of Moscow Chess Federation; Natalia Pochinok, RSSU Rector, Doctor of Economic Sciences, Associate Professor and [...]

Youth domination at the Iranian Final Men’s Championship

Youth domination at the Iranian Final Men’s Championship

The 2015 Iranian Men’s Final Chess Championship was organized by the Tehran Chess Association and Iranian Chess Federation in an 11-round single round-robin tournament. The event took place in the Iranian capital Tehran from January 20-28, 2016. The 13-year-old Alireza Firouzja emerged the unexpected but convincing winner. He scored 8/11 points and confirmed his supremacy [...]

2016 Candidates Chess Tournament – “digital and mobile”

2016 Candidates Chess Tournament – “digital and mobile”

The Qualifier for the World Chess Championship Match To Go Digital in the multifunctional technological hub DI Telegraph

Norway Chess 2016 – participants

Norway Chess 2016 – participants

Carlsen, Kramnik, Topalov, Aronian, Giri, and Maxime Vachier-Lagrave join

VIDEO: Amazing games at Tata Steel 2016

VIDEO: Amazing games at Tata Steel 2016

Analysis by GM Davorin Kuljasevic, including the amazing attack of Wei Yi

Gibraltar Challengers A LIVE!

Gibraltar Challengers A LIVE!

Live games with analysis

Asian Junior Chess Championships 2016

Asian Junior Chess Championships 2016

On behalf of the Asian Chess Federation and FIDE, the All India Chess Federation has the honour of inviting all Asian National Chess Federations affiliated to FIDE to participate in the Asian Junior (Open & Girls) Chess Championship-2016 in New Delhi, India from 2nd (arrival) to 12th (departure) May 2016. The playing venue is Hotel [...]

Al Ain Classic 2015: Post Scriptum

Al Ain Classic 2015: Post Scriptum

Al Ain Classic is firmly establishing itself among the strongest and best organised international tournaments. Many factors make that possible: an amazing geographic destination, a city with a tremendous cultural, nature and historic heritage, an excellent organisation, an attractive prize fund, a superb accommodation and a huge number of strong grandmasters and even more titled [...]

Karposh Open 2016 to be held in Skopje

Karposh Open 2016 to be held in Skopje

Karpos Open 2016 is traditional open chess tournament for any interested chess player, regardless their rating, title or category. It is organized by the municipality Karpos, one of the municipalities in the capital city of Republic of Macedonia, Skopje in collaboration with Chess Club Gambit Asseco SEE from 1st April 2016 (Friday) till 7th April [...]

FIDE Women’s Grand Prix in Tehran, Iran

FIDE Women’s Grand Prix in Tehran, Iran

The 2nd tournament of the FIDE Women’s Grand-Prix 2015-2016 will take place from 10-24 February, 2016, in Tehran, Iran. Twelve players will compete in the round robin tournament. The Women’s Grand Prix 2015-2016 which will give qualification to the Women’s World Championship match 2017 The previous tournament was held in Monaco and the later stages [...]

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