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FIDE Zone 4.3 Individual Chess Championships

FIDE Zone 4.3 Individual Chess Championships

The Chess Association of Malawi has the honour of inviting all chess federations in Zone 4.3 that are affiliated to the World Chess Federation (FIDE) to participate in the 2015 Zone 4.3 Individual Chess Championships. The event is held under the auspices of the African Chess Confederation. The Championships will be held from 17th April [...]

Eastern Class Championships 2015

Eastern Class Championships 2015

The 24th Annual Eastern Class Championships will be held from April 24-26, 2015, at the Host Hotel at Cedar Lake, 366 Main St, Sturbridge, Massachusetts. The event has 7 sections: Master, Expert, Class A, Class B, Class C, Class D and Class E. All sections have either 3-day (April 24-26) or 2-day (April 25-26) schedules [...]

FIDE Zone 4.2 Individual Chess Championships

FIDE Zone 4.2 Individual Chess Championships

The Uganda Chess Federation (UCF) under the auspices of the African Chess Confederation (ACC) has the honour of inviting all chess federations in Zone 4.2 that are affiliated to the World Chess Federation (FIDE) to participate in the 2015 Zone 4.2 Individual Chess Championships. The event will comprise an Open Section and a Women’s Section. [...]

GM Humpy Koneru to lead India at FIDE World Women’s Team Championship 2015

GM Humpy Koneru to lead India at FIDE World Women’s Team Championship 2015

The World Women’s Team Championship is organized by the Chinese Chess Federation and FIDE from 18-29th April, 2015, in Chengdu, China. The championship will be played in round robin system with 9 rounds. Each team will play against with all other teams. Colors and starting numbers will be drawn at opening ceremony or technical meeting. Tournament website/ LIVE games with [...]

15th Bangkok Chess Club Tournament

15th Bangkok Chess Club Tournament

The 15th Bangkok Chess Club Tournament which also incorporates the Thailand Open Championship 2015 is now underway at the Dusit Thani Resort in Pattaya, Thailand. Held annually with Thailand’s biggest holiday period when the Songkran Water Festival takes place, the event which is taking place from 12-19 April 2015 comprises an International Open and a [...]

JAPFA GM Tournament 2015

JAPFA GM Tournament 2015

The 10th JAPFA International Chess Festival is set to start at the Hotel Kartika Chandra in Jakarta, Indonesia. The main event of the Festival is the GM tournament, taking place from 14-23rd April as a round robin event with 12 players. GM Sergey Tiviakov 2662 Netherlands GM Geetha Narayanan Gopal 2577 India GM Rogelio Antonio [...]

Voronezh International Chess Festival 2015

Voronezh International Chess Festival 2015

The 19th Voronezh International Chess Festival 2015 will be held from 10-21st June at the Voronezh Chess Club, F.Engels str. 34, in Voronezh, Russian Federation. The festival program includes following events: 1. Chess 960 (Fischer chess) – 10.06 (Wednesday). Start at 11:00. 7 rounds swiss, 15 minutes + 3 seconds per move. 2. Rapid tournament [...]

Nakamura vs Robson, an amazing mate (video)

Nakamura vs Robson, an amazing mate (video)

Video analysis by GM Davorin Kuljasevic

International Chess Festival 2nd “OPEN IASI” 2015

International Chess Festival 2nd “OPEN IASI” 2015

The International Chess Festival 2nd “OPEN IASI” is scheduled to take place in Iasi, Romania, from 29th May to 6th June, 2015. The venue of play is Polyvalent Hall and the tempo of play in Open A and Open B is 90′ + 30″. The festival will have three sections with total prize fund 23,000 € and will be valid for [...]

FIDE World Team Chess Championship 2015 – Lineups

FIDE World Team Chess Championship 2015 – Lineups

The World Team Chess Championship 2015 is organized by the Armenian Chess Federation under the auspices of FIDE, from 18-29th April in Tsakhkadzor, Armenia. The tournament will be held at the Golden Palace Tsakhkadzor Hotel. According to FIDE Regulations and the decision of FIDE President the following federations participate in the championship: Russia, China, Hungary, [...]

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