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5th RTU Open 2015 LIVE!

5th RTU Open 2015 LIVE!

The 5th Riga Technical University Open is taking place from August 10-16, 2015, at the Exhibition Centre Kipsala, in Riga, Latvia. The event is a 9-round Swiss open with prize fund in the amount of 15,000 EUR, with 2,500 EUR reserved for the winner. Latvian players GM Igor Kovalenko (2702) and GM Alexei Shirov (2702) head [...]

Turkish Isbank Chess Super League LIVE!

Turkish Isbank Chess Super League LIVE!

The Turkish Isbank Chess Super League 2015 is taking place 4-15 August in Kocaeli, Turkey. A total of 14 teams participate, composed of eight main payers and additional reserves. Top players of the event include GM Wesley So, GM Esen Baris, GM Shakhriyar Mamedyarov, GM Eltaj Safarli, GM Dragan Solak, GM Pentala Harikrishna, GM Vladislav Artemiev, GM [...]

23rd Poznan Open LIVE!

23rd Poznan Open LIVE!

The 23rd Poznan Chess Festival is taking place from August 10-17, 2015, in Poznan, a city in west-central Poland. The venue of play is Gmach Główny Uniwersytetu Ekonomicznego w Poznaniu, Poznań, Al. Niepodległości 10. The event is a 9-round Swiss tournament with tempo of play 90′ + 30″. Top seed is Polish player GM Jacek Tomczak (2596), [...]

2015 Asian Women’s Rapid Continental

2015 Asian Women’s Rapid Continental

The UAE Chess Federation and Al Ain Chess Club on behalf of Asian Chess Federation and FIDE, organize the 2015 Asian Women’s Continental Championship on August 11, 2015 at the Hilton Hotel in Al Ain, UAE. Each Federation from FIDE Zones 3.1, 3.2, 3.3, 3.4, 3.5, 3.6 and 3.7 can enter one official player. The event is a 7-round [...]

2015 Asian Rapid Open Continental

2015 Asian Rapid Open Continental

The UAE Chess Federation and Al Ain Chess Club on behalf of Asian Chess Federation and FIDE, organize the 2015 Asian Rapid-Open Continental Championship on August 11, 2015 at the Hilton Hotel in Al Ain, UAE. Each Federation from FIDE Zones 3.1, 3.2, 3.3, 3.4, 3.5, 3.6 and 3.7 can enter one official player. The event is [...]

Kavkaz-Chess Blitz Tournament 2015 LIVE!

Kavkaz-Chess Blitz Tournament 2015 LIVE!

The Kavkaz-Chess Blitz Tournament took place on August, 10, 2015, right after SDS-Narzan Tournament, in Kislovodsk, a spa city in Stavropol Krai, Russia. The event is a 15-round Swiss tournament with tempo. Tournament website/ Standings and statistics

2015 Asian Continental Chess LIVE!

2015 Asian Continental Chess LIVE!

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2015 Spanish Team First Division LIVE!

2015 Spanish Team First Division LIVE!

The 2015 Spanish Team Chess Championship – First Division is taking place from August 8-14, in Linares, Spain. The event is a round-robin team championship of 8 teams: EQUIGOMA – CASA SOCIAL CATOLICA, C. E. BARBERÀ, C. A. SILLA – LOPEZ INSTALACIONES, C.A. STADIUM CASABLANCA, C.A. UNIVERSIDAD DE VIGO, C.A. EVA – MANISES, C. A. JAIME CASAS and C.A. ALEKHINE-ESPARTINAS. Top seed player [...]

Split Open 2015 LIVE!

Split Open 2015 LIVE!

The Chess Club Brda, City of Split and Croatian Chess Federation are organizing the 5th Split Chess Open 2015on 9-16th August at Hotel Zagreb in Split, Croatia. The tournament system is 9-round Swiss and the total prize fund is 8500 EUR. Among the 176 registered players from 20 countries there are 11 Grandmasters and 18 International [...]

Asian Women Continental 2015 LIVE!

Asian Women Continental 2015 LIVE!

The 2015 Asian Women Continental is taking place from August 2-10, in Al Ain, UAE. The event is a 9-round Swiss tournament with cash prizes for the top 30 places. The women’s champion will be awarded $6,000 and will represent Asia in the FIDE Women’s World Championship. Top seed is Chinese player WGM Tan Zhongyi (2512). Standings [...]

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