The 12th International RSSU Chess Cup Moscow Open 2016 is set to take place from 29th January to 8th February at the Russian State Social University in Moscow, Russia. The event consists of eight competitions and is organized by the Russian State Social University, Moscow Chess Federation, Management of Sport and Entertainment Activities of Moscow [...]
The press conference dedicated to the organization of the International RSSU Chess Cup Moscow Open 2016 was held in the multimedia centre of TASS news agency on Tuesday, January 26. The press conference was attended by Vladimir Palikhata, the President of Moscow Chess Federation; Natalia Pochinok, RSSU Rector, Doctor of Economic Sciences, Associate Professor and [...]
The Qualifier for the World Chess Championship Match To Go Digital in the multifunctional technological hub DI Telegraph
On behalf of the Asian Chess Federation and FIDE, the All India Chess Federation has the honour of inviting all Asian National Chess Federations affiliated to FIDE to participate in the Asian Junior (Open & Girls) Chess Championship-2016 in New Delhi, India from 2nd (arrival) to 12th (departure) May 2016. The playing venue is Hotel [...]
Karpos Open 2016 is traditional open chess tournament for any interested chess player, regardless their rating, title or category. It is organized by the municipality Karpos, one of the municipalities in the capital city of Republic of Macedonia, Skopje in collaboration with Chess Club Gambit Asseco SEE from 1st April 2016 (Friday) till 7th April [...]
The 2nd tournament of the FIDE Women’s Grand-Prix 2015-2016 will take place from 10-24 February, 2016, in Tehran, Iran. Twelve players will compete in the round robin tournament. The Women’s Grand Prix 2015-2016 which will give qualification to the Women’s World Championship match 2017 The previous tournament was held in Monaco and the later stages [...]
The 2nd European Small Nations Individual Chess Championship is set to take place from 1-11th April, 2016, in Luxembourg. The contract for the organization was signed by the ECU Secretary General, Mr. Theodoros Tsorbatzoglou and the President of the Luxembourg Chess Federation, Mr. Pierre Fattebene. The event will be a twelve-player Round Robin tournament and [...]
First open for Viswanathan Anand in many years
The 39th International Open San Sebastian will take place from March 19th to March 26th 2016.
Caruana has had a number of solid performances last year, but has not been able solidify most of them into wins in 2015. Will that change in 2016 with Tata Steel Masters?