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20. Bosnjaci Open 2015

20. Bosnjaci Open 2015

Chess Club “Bošnjaci” will organize the 20th jubilee edition of Bosnjaci Open 2015 on 3-9th January 2015 in Bošnjaci, eastern Croatia. The event is sponsored by Municipality Bošnjaci, in collaboration with Croatian Chess federation, Chess federation of VS county, Sladorana d.d. Županja, VS county,“Komunalac“ Županja, “Admiral Tisak“ Cerna, Pizzeria AQUARIUS, NARCOR d.o.o. Županja and the main media sponsor [...]

Ukrainian Chess Championships 2014

Ukrainian Chess Championships 2014

The 83rd Ukrainian Chess Championships for men and women will take place on 10-22nd November, 2014, at the Hotel Warsaw in Lviv. Both events will be held according to the round robin system – men (11 rounds), women (9 rounds). Participants, men: Ivanchuk Vassily 2726 Eljanov Pavel 2719 Ponomariov Ruslan 2711 Kryvoruchko Yuriy 2706 (last [...]

FIDE World Youth Chess Olympiad hosted by Hungary

FIDE World Youth Chess Olympiad hosted by Hungary

Only four months after the Chess Olympiad in Tromso where the greatest chess players of the world competed against each other it is already time to have a look at the best talents of the next generation. In December this year Hungary is organizing a Chess Olympiad for the first time, the competition for youth [...]

Mikhail Tal Memorial 2014 – Participants

Mikhail Tal Memorial 2014 – Participants

Concurrently with the FIDE World Championship Match between Magnus Carlsen and Viswanathan Anand, the Russian Chess Federation will hold Mikhail Tal Memorial on 13-14th November in Sochi. Mikhail Tal Memorial will be a 12-player double round robin tournament with the time control 4′+2”. The playing venue will be the 2nd floor of the Sochi Media [...]

Nakamura, Aronian to go Five Rounds in Showdown in Saint Louis

Nakamura, Aronian to go Five Rounds in Showdown in Saint Louis

Super Grandmasters Hikaru Nakamura and Levon Aronian return to the Chess Club and Scholastic Center of Saint Louis for four classical games of chess and 16 Blitz. SAINT LOUIS (November 4, 2014) – From the same venue that hosts such high-quality events as the U.S. Championships and the global super-tournament Sinquefield Cup, the Chess Club [...]

Mikhail Tal Memorial in Sochi

Mikhail Tal Memorial in Sochi

Concurrently with the FIDE World Championship Match between Magnus Carlsen and Viswanathan Anand, the Russian Chess Federation will hold Mikhail Tal Memorial on 13-14th November in Sochi. Mikhail Tal Memorial will be a 12-player double round robin tournament with the time control 4′+2”. The playing venue will be the 2nd floor of the Sochi Media [...]

4th Malta Open 2014

4th Malta Open 2014

The 4th edition of Malta Chess Open 2014 is taking place on 16-22nd November 2014 at Imperial Hotel in the heart of the cosmopolitan city of Silema, situated on the northeast coast of Malta. The event is a 9-round Swiss Open with a time control 40 moves/90 min + rest/ 15 min + 30 sec/every move. The prize fund [...]

Durres Open 2014 kicked off in Albania

Durres Open 2014 kicked off in Albania

The second edition of the International Open Chess Tournament “Durres 2014″ kicked of in Durres, one of the most ancient and significant cities of Albania, situated on the Adriatic Coast. The event is organized by the Albanian Chess Federation from 1st to 8th November 2014 in the Conference Hall of the 4-Star Hotel “Bleart”****. The tournament is a [...]

Iturrizaga and Shirov to compete in Caracas

Iturrizaga and Shirov to compete in Caracas

The city of Caracas, capital of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela, will host the First Match Cup between Venezuela #1 chess player GM Eduardo Bonelli Iturrizaga (2646) and the Genius of Riga GM Alexei Shirov (2683). The event will take place from 6th to 12th November 2014 and it will be accompanied by a GM [...]

Rochefort International Chess Festival 2015

Rochefort International Chess Festival 2015

The 14th Rochefort International Chess Festival is set to take place on 21-27th February, 2015, Room Colbert, at the Congress Palace, Rochefort, France. Just days before the huge 31st Cappelle-la-Grande Open, the Rochefort Open is an excellent occasion for the players to test their preparation and use the perfect training opportunity. The organizers have invested [...]

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