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3rd Anatoly Karpov Trophy in Cap d’Agde

3rd Anatoly Karpov Trophy in Cap d’Agde

The 3rd Anatoly Karpov Trophy is running from 23rd October to 25th October 2014 in Cap d’Agde, a Mediterranean resort of the town of Adge in France. The event is a mixed match of Franco-Russian friendship, in honor of the 12th World Chess Champion Anatoly Karpov. Russia will be represented by GM Valentina Gunina (ELO [...]

6th Korbach Open 2014

6th Korbach Open 2014

The 6th Korbach Open 2014 is taking place on 23-26th October 2014 in Korbach, Germany. The event is split into three tournaments: Open A (7-round Swiss tournament, open to all), Open B (7-round Swiss open for players rated below 2000 DWZ) and Open C (7-round Swiss tournament for players under 1400 DWZ). The main prizes [...]

24th World Senior Chess Championships – Participants

24th World Senior Chess Championships – Participants

The 2014 FIDE World Senior Chess Championships will be held from 23 October to 5 November in the conference center of “Mediterranean Village” in Katerini, Olympus Riviera, Greece In accordance with the FIDE tournament rules, the Championship will be played in two categories: one for those who shall have reached the age of 50 (category [...]

Al Ain Chess Classics 2014

Al Ain Chess Classics 2014

The Al Ain Chess Club invites all FIDE rated players to participate in the 3rd Al Ain Chess Classics from 18-27th December 2014. The 9-round Swiss tournament will take place at the Al Ain Rotana Hili Hotel. Top prizes are 1st $11,000 / $8,500 / $6,000 / $4,500 / $3,000 / $2,000 etc (20 regular [...]

7th Chennai International Open Grandmaster Chess Tournament

7th Chennai International Open Grandmaster Chess Tournament

The 7th Chennai International Open Grandmaster Chess Tournament will take place from 30th December, 2014, to 6th January, 2015, at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium in Chennai, India. The event will consist of three sections: – Category A (for players rated over 1900), 10-round Swiss, 90 Minutes each plus 30 seconds increment from move 1 – [...]

US Class Championship 2014

US Class Championship 2014

The 2014 US Class Championship is set to take place from 31st October to 2nd November at the Santa Clara Convention Center, 5001 Great America Pkwy, Santa Clara, CA 95054, USA. The event consists of seven elo sections. The tournament format is 6-round Swiss with the time control G/120 +30. The total prize fund is [...]

Transatlantic Cup Svetozar Gligorić 2014

Transatlantic Cup Svetozar Gligorić 2014

The Sport University Association of Belgrade organizes “The Week of chess at the University of Belgrade” in the end of October. It will include three chess events, two of which have an international character. For the past 9 years the central chess event at the University has been the traditional internet chess match between the [...]

38th Zurich Christmas Open

38th Zurich Christmas Open

The 38th Zurich Weihnachtsopen will take place from 26th to 30th December, 2014, at the Crowne Plaza Zürich in Zurich, Switzerland. The Master Tournament (for players rated over 2000) and General Tournament (U2050) will each be played over 7 rounds of Swiss system. Currently registered Grandmasters are Meier Georg GER 2652, Bauer Christian FRA 2637, [...]

1st Annual Cleveland Classic

1st Annual Cleveland Classic

The 1st Annual Cleveland Classic will take place on 24-26th October at the Sheraton Cleveland Airport Hotel, 5300 Riverside Drive, Ohio, USA. The event will have four sections: Open, U2000, U1700 and U1400. The playing format is 5-round Swiss with the time control 30/90, SD/60 d5. The prize fund is USD 6000, guaranteed. Open: $2000-650-350, [...]

Carlsen – Anand 2014 LIVE!

Carlsen – Anand 2014 LIVE!

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