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32nd Andorra Open 2014 LIVE!

32nd Andorra Open 2014 LIVE!

The 32nd edition of Andorra International Chess Open is organized by Federació d’Escacs Valls d’Andorra on 19-27th July 2014 at the Sant Gothard Hotel in Erts (La Massana). The event will be a 9-round Swiss Open, valid for FIDE rating and norms. Top seed is GM Julio Granda (Peru). Official website

47th Biel/ Bienne Chess Festival 2014 LIVE!

47th Biel/ Bienne Chess Festival 2014 LIVE!

The 47th Biel Chess Festival “In Memoriam Hans Suri” is held from 12th to 25th July, 2014, in Biel/ Bienne, a town in Switzerland. The tournament will be played in a double round robin format with the strong participation of: Maxime Vachier-Lagrave FRA 2766, Anish Giri NED 2750, Radoslaw Wojtaszek POL 2733, Pentala Harikrishna IND 2726, Alexander Motylev 2698 and Yifan Hou CHN 2629. The average rating of [...]

2nd Gideon Japhet Memorial Open Chess Tournament 2014 LIVE!

2nd Gideon Japhet Memorial Open Chess Tournament 2014 LIVE!

The 2nd Gideon Japhet Memorial Open Chess Tournament 2014 is taking place on 16-24th July 2014 in Jerusalem, Israeli capital and one of the oldest cities in the world. The event is a 9-round Swiss with a time control 90′/ 40 + 30′ + 30″. 48 players from 5 different countries will compete, including 4 GMs, [...]

2nd Gideon Japhet Memorial – Gelfand vs. Svidler LIVE!

2nd Gideon Japhet Memorial – Gelfand vs. Svidler LIVE!

The 2nd Gideon Japhet Memorial – Gelfand vs. Svidler rapid match is taking place on 20-24th July 2014 in Jerusalem, Israeli capital and one of the oldest cities in the world. The fascinating Rapid Chess duel between the chess legends GM Boris Gelfand (Vice World Champion 2012, rated 2725) and GM Peter Svidler (seven times [...]

Minsk Open 2014 LIVE!

Minsk Open 2014 LIVE!

The International Chess Tournament Minsk Open 2014 is taking place on 15-24th July 2014 in Minsk, the capital and largest city of Belarus. The event is a 9-round Swiss Open with a time control 90′ + 30″ and hefty prize fund in the amount of 100.000.000 BYR (approximately 7150 €). 120 players, including 10 GMs, [...]

ACP Golden Classic – Bergamo 2014 LIVE!

ACP Golden Classic – Bergamo 2014 LIVE!

Wesley So, Ian Nepomniachtchi, Baadur Jobava…

Dortmund Chess 2014 LIVE!

Dortmund Chess 2014 LIVE!

The 42nd Dortmund Sparkassen Chess Meeting 2014 is held on 12-20th July as an 8-player round robin tournament and will be live daily on Chessdom. The event is organized by the City of Dortmund and the German Chess Federation. The playing venue is Orchesterzentrum NRW, Brückstraße 47, Dortmund, Germany. The field includes Fabiano Caruana ITA 2789, Vladimir Kramnik RUS 2777, [...]

2014 MetLife Warsaw Najdorf Chess Festival LIVE!

2014 MetLife Warsaw Najdorf Chess Festival LIVE!

The 2014 edition of Miguel Najdorf International Chess Festival is taking place from 14th to 20th July 2014, at the Palace of Culture and Science in the Polish capital Warsaw. 84 players will be vying for the first prize of 5.000 €. Top seed is Ukrainian GM Alexander Areshchenko. Official website

Schack-SM 2014 LIVE!

Schack-SM 2014 LIVE!

The 2014 edition of Schack-SM is hosted by the town of Borlange, situated in Dalarna County, Sweden from 11-20 July, 2014. The event is a 10 player round robin, including: GM Nils Grandelius 2588, GM Tiger Hillarp Persson 2564,  GM Emanuel Berg 2557, IM Michael Wiedenkeller 2479, GM Erik Blomqvist 2496, GM Pia Cramling 2491, GM Pontus Carlsson [...]

FIDE World Senior Team Chess Championship 2014 LIVE!

FIDE World Senior Team Chess Championship 2014 LIVE!

The FIDE World Senior Team Chess Championship is taking place from 12th to 22nd July, 2014, in Vilnius, the capital of Lithuania and second biggest city in the Baltic states. The event is a nine round Swiss tournament, split into two Sections (Open tournament for teams with players 50+ and Open tournament for teams with [...]

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