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World Chess Championship 2018 live with a Neural Network

World Chess Championship 2018 live with a Neural Network

For the first time in history, World Championship with neural network

Tata Steel Chess India 2018 – 2019 LIVE!

Tata Steel Chess India 2018 – 2019 LIVE!

Live games with analysis

FIDE Women’s World Championship 2018

FIDE Women’s World Championship 2018

The FIDE Women’s World Championship will be held in Khanty-Mansiysk on November 2-23, 2018. 64 chess players from 28 countries will determine the new world champion according to the knock-out system. The top seed is the incumbent world champion Ju Wenjun (2561, China). Former world champions Alexandra Kosteniuk (2551, Russia), Mariya Muzychuk (2533, Ukraine), Tan [...]

44th Guernsey International Chess Festival

44th Guernsey International Chess Festival

The 44th Guernsey International Chess Festival will be held on 21-27 October 2018 at the Peninsula Hotel, Guernsey. The Open Tournament – Sponsored by Intertrust Guernsey A seven round, FIDE rated, Swiss competition open to all players Players with low ratings will be encouraged by the organisers to enter the Holiday tournament Time limit: 40 [...]

Tata Steel Chess India in Kolkata

Tata Steel Chess India in Kolkata

Tata Steel Chess India, which will be hosted in Kolkata from November 9-14, 2018, will witness the participation of the world’s current top Grandmasters, including Vishwanathan Anand, who has not played in a tournament of this scale in India for over two decades. A total of 11 top-ranked players will take part in the tournament, [...]

Norway Chess eliminates clock increment for 2019 edition

Norway Chess eliminates clock increment for 2019 edition

The Altibox Norway Chess Tournament has introduced some major changes in its competition system for the 2019 edition. Most notably, the drawn games will continue with the Armageddon to determine the winner, while the time control will be G120 without increments. The organizers are excited about the new format, while the fans’ reaction is mixed. [...]

European Chess Club Cup 2018

European Chess Club Cup 2018

Everything is ready for the 34th European Club Cup and the 23rd European Women Club Cup which will take place from 11th-19th October in Porto Carras, famous seaside resort in Halkidiki, Greece. The playing venue of the Championships will be the Congress Center of the Porto Carras Grand Resort and the official hotel of the event will [...]

Chess Olympiad 2018 LIVE!

Chess Olympiad 2018 LIVE!

Live games with computer analysis

Announcing TCEC Cup 2018

Announcing TCEC Cup 2018

It has been an year since TCEC switched to league format – 32 participants in four qualification divisions with relegation and promotion, a Premier division and a Superfinal to determine the TCEC Champion. The league format has proven superior to any other stage system tried in the computer championship before, bringing balanced chess and maintaining [...]

Abu Dhabi Chess Festival 2018

Abu Dhabi Chess Festival 2018

Abu Dhabi Chess & Culture Club is organizing the Abu Dhabi chess festival in cooperation with Abu Dhabi Sports Council and under the Patronage of H.H Sheikh Nahyan bin Zayed Al Nahyan from 6-16th August in Abu Dhabi, the capital city of the UAE. 1. Masters Tournament: Open to all FIDE rated players with standard [...]

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