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4th Sardaran International Open 2015 LIVE!

4th Sardaran International Open 2015 LIVE!

Chess Association of “West Azerbaijan” province and I.R. Iran Chess Federation organize the 4th Sardaran International Open Chess Tournaments from 22-29 July 2015, at Morvarid Hotel, in Urmia, Iran. The event is a 9-round Swiss tournament, open for local and foreign players who have FIDE ID. 74 players from 8 different countries are vying for the prize fund in total [...]

9th Leiden Chess Tournament 2015 LIVE!

9th Leiden Chess Tournament 2015 LIVE!

The 9th Leiden Chess Tournament 2015 is taking place from July 17 – 26, in the Leiden Denksportcentrum. The event is a 9-round Swiss open with total prize fund >  € 5500 and tempo of play 90′/40 + 30′ + 30″. Top seed is British champion GM David Howell 2698. Tournament website/ Standings and statistics More: Play online chess / Chess Arena [...]

3rd Sinquefield Cup 2015 LIVE!

3rd Sinquefield Cup 2015 LIVE!

The 3rd Annual Sinquefield Cup is taking place from August 22 – September 3, 2015, at the Chess Club and Scholastic Center of Saint Louis (CCSCSL). The super tournament will gather some of the strongest players in the world: The reigning World champion Magnus Carlsen (2853) NOR, World #2 Viswanathan Anand (2816) IND, #3 Veselin Topalov (2816) [...]

8th Paleochora Open Tournament LIVE!

8th Paleochora Open Tournament LIVE!

The 8th edition of Paleochora Open Chess tournament is held from 17-24th July 2015, in Paleochora town, part of the Mediterranean island of Crete. The event is organized by the Municipality of Kantanos – Selino and Chania Chess Academy, in collaboration with the Region of Chania and Greek Chess Federation. GM Hristos Banikas heads the field of 215 [...]

33rd Andorra Open 2015 LIVE!

33rd Andorra Open 2015 LIVE!

The 33rd International Andorra Open 2015 is taking place from July 18-26, at Hotel St. Gothard, in Erts (La Massana). The event is a nine-round Swiss FIDE tournament with tempo of play 90′/40 + 30′ + 30″. A total prize fund of 10,500 EUR will be distributed. Top seed is French player GM Vladislav Tkachiev (2661). [...]

Guam International 2015

Guam International 2015

The 2015 Guam International Open Chess Tournament took place on July 18-22, 2015, at the Guam Reef Hotel, Tumon, Guam. The event was a 9-round Swiss FIDE tournament with tempo of play 90′/40 + 30′ + 30″ and prize fund in total of US$ 8,000. 23 players from 6 different countries take part in the event, including 2 GMs [...]

Minsk Open 2015 LIVE!

Minsk Open 2015 LIVE!

The Minsk International Open Tournament 2015 is taking place from July 15-23, in Minsk, the capital city of Belarus. The event is a 9-round Swiss open with tempo of play 90′ + 30″. GM Aleksej Aleksandrov (2613) of Belarus heads the field of 128 players from 4 different countries. Tournament website/ Standings and statistics More: Play [...]

38th Eastman Open 2015 LIVE!

38th Eastman Open 2015 LIVE!

The 38th International Eastman Open 2015 is taking place from July 18-22, at the Barbara College in Ghent, Belgium. The event is a 9-round Swiss tournament. Top seed is GM Sebastien Feller (2622). The sponsor of the tournament is Eastman –  a global specialty chemical company that produces a broad range of products found in [...]

17th Sant Marti Open 2015 LIVE!

17th Sant Marti Open 2015 LIVE!

The 17th Sant Marti Open 2015 is taking place from July 13-21, in the hall of Centre Civic Sant Marti, Barcelona, Spain. The event is a 9-round Swiss open tournament with time control 90′ + 30″. Armenian player GM Karen Grigoryan (2580) heads the field of 158 players from 33 different countries. Among them are [...]

10th Poti Festival “Nana Aleksandria Cup 2015″ LIVE!

10th Poti Festival “Nana Aleksandria Cup 2015″ LIVE!

The 10th Poti International Chess Festival “Nana Aleksandria Cup 2015″ is taking place from July 12-21, in Poti, Georgia. The event is a 9-round Swiss tournament with tempo of play 90′ + 30′ + 30″. Top seed is Georgian best player GM Baadur Jobava (2693), while the first prize is GEL 6,000 (nearly € 2,500). Tournament website/ Play [...]

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