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Portugal Open 2018 live

Portugal Open 2018 live

The Portuguese Chess Federation will hold the Portugal Open February 3-9, 2018, at the Gym of Sports Complex of Casal Vistoso (Lisbon). The tournament is 9-round Swiss system. More then 250 participants are expected. The top players are GM Anton Demchenko, GM Tigran Gharamian, GM Aleksandar Indjic, and GM Samuel Sevian. Scroll down for the [...]

Grenke Chess Classic 2018 LIVE!

Grenke Chess Classic 2018 LIVE!

GRENKE Chess Classic 2018 will be held from March 31 to April 09 in Karlsruhe, Baden Baden. It will be the fifth edition of the super tournament. So far the event has had different winner in each edition – Viswanathan Anand, Arkadij Naiditsch, Magnus Carlsen, and Levon Aronian. The world champion Magnus Carlsen is expected [...]

Grenke Chess Open 2018

Grenke Chess Open 2018

GRENKE Chess Open will be held in Karlsruhe from March 29 to April 2. The venue will be Congress Centre Karlsruhe. The prize fund of the event 60.000 EUR. Grenke Chess Open is divided in 3 sections. A-Open (for Players national rating/ELO >1850) B-Open (for players national rating/ELO < 2000) C-Open (for Players national rating [...]

1st Vajda Arpad Memorial 2018 live

1st Vajda Arpad Memorial 2018 live

The 1st Vajda Arpad Memorial is a 10-player round-robin tournament taking place from 29 January to 7 February 2018 in the Csili Cultural Center in Budapest, Hungary. The top players are GM Nikola Sedlak, GM Gergely Aczel, GM etc… Live game with analysis will be provided daily with the best chess software competing in the [...]

Peskov: The Trustees Board supports Filatov’s candidacy to the office of the RCF President

Peskov: The Trustees Board supports Filatov’s candidacy to the office of the RCF President

Moscow, 31st January, TASS. The Trustees Board of the Russian CF is supporting the candidacy of Andrey Filatov to the position of the Federation President, the Head of the Board, Press-secretary of the President of Russia, Dmitry Peskov told to the TASS question. Peskov said, “I can say on behalf of the Trustees Board, we [...]

Interview with Boris Savchenko

Interview with Boris Savchenko

Boris Savchenko is a constant participant and several-times winner of the previous editions of the Moscow Open. The grandmaster from Moscow told the correspondents of the tournament website of his recent success in the World Rapid Championship and the way this tournament started for him. – Hello, Boris! Several years ago you were ranked as [...]

2018 Grand Chess Tour Participants

2018 Grand Chess Tour Participants

The Grand Chess Tour (GCT) is pleased to announce the list of players that have been invited to participate as full tour participants for the 2018 GCT. The 2018 GCT event dates and tour point regulations have also now been finalized and are detailed below. A total of 10 players have been offered full tour [...]

Carlsen wins Tata Steel Chess Tournament 2018

Carlsen wins Tata Steel Chess Tournament 2018

Magnus Carlsen has won the Tata Steel Chess Tournament, after an exciting last round. At the start of the matches five grandmasters still stood a chance of winning, with Giri and Carlsen jointly leading the pack. Because both their games ended in a draw, they had to play a tie-break, consisting of two blitz games [...]

Asian Youth Chess Championships 2018

Asian Youth Chess Championships 2018

Thailand Chess Association (TCA) in cooperation with Bangapi Chess Club on behalf of the Asian Chess Federation (ACF) have the honour to officially invite all Asian national chess federations to participate in the 2018 Asian Youth Chess Championship and Asian Youth Rapid and Blitz Championships, which will be held in Chiangmai, Thailand. This event will [...]

Interview with Alina Kashlinskaya

Interview with Alina Kashlinskaya

“I wanted to take part in a strong tournament, and also to spend some time with my family at home.”

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