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UTDallas Fall FIDE Open

UTDallas Fall FIDE Open

The University of Texas at Dallas is organizing the 2014 UTDallas Fall FIDE Open from 21-26th November at the Embassy Suites Dallas – Park Central, 13131 North Central Expressway, Dallas, Texas, USA. The 9-round Swiss event with the time control G/90+30sec is open to players rated over 2000 FIDE or 2200 USCF. The event is [...]

“Shchelkunchik-2014″ battle of the generations in Moscow

“Shchelkunchik-2014″ battle of the generations in Moscow

The battle of the generations “Shchelkunchik-2014″ Chess Tournament is organized by the Russian Chess Federation, businessman Oleg Skvortsov and Chess Support Fund on 19-25th December 2014. The Pre-New Year’s tournament will be held in Moscow Central Chess House to gather “Kings” and “Princes”. The team of the “Kings” will consist of the experienced GM Peter [...]

International Open Durres 2014 – Participants (Updated)

International Open Durres 2014 – Participants (Updated)

Albanian Chess Federation is organizing the International Open Chess Tournament “Durres 2014″ on 1-8th November 2014 in the Conference Hall of the Hotel “Bleart”****  in Durres, one of the most ancient and significant cities of Albania, situated on the Adriatic Coast. More information about the tournament format and prizes here. The preliminary list of players consists of 83 players [...]

African Individual Chess Championships 2014

African Individual Chess Championships 2014

Namibia Chess Federation (NCF) is inviting eligible players from all African Chess Federations affiliated to the World Chess Federation (FIDE) to participate in the 2014 African Individual Chess Championships (AICC) to be held at the Safari Court Hotel & Conference Centre, Windhoek, Namibia, from December 12th (arrival) to December 23rd, 2014 (departure). Participation: – African [...]

IMs Shkuran and Golubka lead Yuriy Privalov Memorial 2014

IMs Shkuran and Golubka lead Yuriy Privalov Memorial 2014

The 3rd Yuriy Privalov Memorial 2014 is running from 28th October to 2nd November 2014 in Lviv, a city in western Ukraine. The event is organized in honor of the Ukrainian trainer Yuriy Privalov in a 10-player IM round-robin format with a time control 90′ + 30″. The highest rated players IM Daniil Shkuran (2377) and [...]

13th Delhi International Chess Festival 2015

13th Delhi International Chess Festival 2015

The 13th Delhi International Chess Festival 2015 is set to take place on 9-16th January, 2015, at the Ludlow Castle Sports Complex, Civil Lines, New Delhi, India. The Festival is following immediately after the 7th Chennai International Open Grandmaster Chess Tournament. The event will consist of three sections: – Category A, for players who crossed [...]

Team Chess Championship Evo Morales

Team Chess Championship Evo Morales

The 2014 Team Chess Championship EVO MORALES is organized by Chess Club ACIB CSYDAM, Bolivian Consulate and Cuyana Chess Federation on 8-9th November 2014 on Gomensoro  2530, San José, in Guaymallén, a central department of Mendoza Province in Argentine. Evo Morales, who is serving as Bolivian President since 2006, played a friendly chess match against [...]

OIBM Bad Wiessee 2014

OIBM Bad Wiessee 2014

The 18th Offene Internationale Bayerische Schachmeisterschaft is scheduled to take place from 25th October to 2nd November 2014 in Bad Wiessee, a spa town on Lake Tagernsee in Bavarian Region of Germany. The event is 9-round Swiss Open Tournament with the time control 90 minutes for 40 moves, followed by 30 minutes for the rest [...]

Philippine International Chess Championship

Philippine International Chess Championship

The National Chess Federation of the Philippines has the honor to invite all Chess Federations affiliated with FIDE to participate in the Philippine International Chess Championship on 5-12th December 2014 in Quezon City, Philippines. This event is organized by National Chess Federation of the Philippines (NCFP) under the auspices of FIDE with assistance from Philippine [...]

Magnus Carlsen to play in Tata Steel, De Rotterdam and Nieuwspoort added as venues

Magnus Carlsen to play in Tata Steel, De Rotterdam and Nieuwspoort added as venues

Reigning World Chess Champion Magnus Carlsen will take on some of his biggest competitors at the 77th Tata Steel Chess Tournament from 9-25 January, 2015. Current world number two and rising star of the chess world Fabiano Caruana, and winner of the 2014 Tata Steel Chess Tournament Levon Aronian will both play at the tournament. [...]

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