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Judit Polgar to deliver a simultaneous exhibition to French students

Judit Polgar to deliver a simultaneous exhibition to French students

The 22nd edition of EY School Chess Tournament will be organized by EY on 21-22nd March, 2015, in the Tour First, one of the La Defense skyscrapers in the French capital Paris. The prestigious event will be closed by a simultaneous exhibition delivered by the greatest female chess player ever, Judit Polgar. Although she announced her [...]

140th MGU Open to be held in Sofia

140th MGU Open to be held in Sofia

The 140th MGU Open 2015 is scheduled to take place on 21-22nd March, 2015, at Chess Club MGU, in Sofia, capital and largest city of Bulgaria. The event is organized in honor of GM Liuben Spassov (born 1943 in Sofia). The event will be organized by FA Dimitar Iliev under the auspices of the University of mining and [...]

3rd Polish – Hungarian Friendship Chess Tournament

3rd Polish – Hungarian Friendship Chess Tournament

The most spectacular chess event in Poland will take place this weekend (21-22nd March, 2015) in Katowice, Southern Poland. For the third time chess players from all over the world will have a chance to fight against each other in one of the biggest halls in Europe – The International Conference Centre in Katowice. The [...]

European Senior Chess Championship 2015 – Participants

European Senior Chess Championship 2015 – Participants

The 15th European Senior Chess Championship for Men and Women will be held in Eretria, Greece, from 28th April to 8th May, 2015. The tournament venue is the conference center of the 4-star “Eretria Village” Hotel, near the legendary ancient city of Eretria. The Championship is open to all players representing ECU Chess Federations who [...]

Western Class Championships 2015

Western Class Championships 2015

The 22nd Annual Western Class Championships will be held from March 20-22, 2015, at the Sheraton Agoura Hills Hotel, 30100 Agoura Road, Agoura Hills, California. The event has 7 sections: Master, Expert, Class A, Class B, Class C, Class D and Class E. All sections have either 3-day (March 20-22) or 2-day (March 21-22) schedules [...]

1st Open Tournament “Eftihios Krommidakis” to be held in Crete

1st Open Tournament “Eftihios Krommidakis” to be held in Crete

The 1st International Open Chess Tournament “Eftihios Krommidakis” is scheduled to take place from 13th to 19th April, 2015, in the Hotel Caldera Creta Paradise (****), Gerani, Platanias, in the Greek island of Crete. The event is organized by Kydon Sports Club and Krommmidakis Group in collaboration with the Region of Crete, the Municipality of  Chania and the [...]

Al Ain Youth Chess Championship (rich prize fund)

Al Ain Youth Chess Championship (rich prize fund)

The Al Ain Chess Club invites all youth players U15 with FIDE ID to participate in the 1st ALAIN Youth Chess Championships U15, that will be held for the first year in the chess city of ALAIN between 5h and 12th of April 2015. The tournament will take place at ALAIN Rotana Hili Hotel. The [...]

International Chess Festival “Waves of the Danube”

International Chess Festival “Waves of the Danube”

The International Chess Festival “Waves of the Danube” is scheduled to take place from 30th April to 3rd May, 2015, in  Continental Hotel, Drobeta Turnu Severin, in Romania. The event is organized by Chess Club Oltenia and is separated into five different FIDE tournaments with guaranteed prize fund in total of 12,000 RON (approximately 2,700 €): – PROLOGOS [...]

Kolkata Grandmasters Chess Tournament – Participants

Kolkata Grandmasters Chess Tournament – Participants

Dibyendu Barua Chess Academy and Allsport Management are organizing the 2nd International Grandmasters Chess Tournament from 15-24th March at the Indian Council For Cultural Relations, 9A Ho Chi Minh Sarani, Kolkata-71, India. The total prize fund is INR 10,00,000/- (approx 15,000 EUR). The tournament will be conducted as per FIDE Laws Of Chess and FIDE [...]

FIDE Women’s World Chess Championship – Schedule

FIDE Women’s World Chess Championship – Schedule

The Women’s World Chess Championship takes place on March 17 – April 7 in Sochi, Krasnaya Polyana, Estosadok, CS Galactica, Achipsinskaya street 12. The knock-out tournament is attended by 64 players, including the former World Champions Alexandra Kosteniuk (Russia), Anna Ushenina (Ukraine), and Antoaneta Stefanova (Bulgaria), the three-time Russian champion Valentina Gunina, the World Vice-Champion [...]

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