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European Senior Team Championships 2016 starting today

European Senior Team Championships 2016 starting today

The European Chess Union is organizing the European Senior Team Championships 2016 from 19th to 27th April at Anthemus Sea Resort, Halkidiki, Greece. There are two separate championships: category 50+ for players who were born in the year 1966 or earlier, and category 65+ for the players who were born in the year 1951 or [...]

Eastern Class Championships 2016

Eastern Class Championships 2016

The 25th Annual Eastern Class Championships will be held from April 22-24, 2016, at the Host Hotel at Cedar Lake, 366 Main St, Sturbridge, Massachusetts. The event has 7 sections: Master, Expert, Class A, Class B, Class C, Class D and Class E. All sections have either a 3-day (April 22-24) or 2-day schedule (April [...]

10th Tashkent Open – Memorial of Georgy Agzamov

10th Tashkent Open – Memorial of Georgy Agzamov

The Uzbekistan Chess Federation is holding the international chess tournament 10th Tashkent Open – Memorial of Georgy Agzamov, the first grandmaster of Uzbekistan, from 18-26th April, 2016, in Tashkent, Uzbekistan. The official venue of the tournament is hotel “Shodlik Palace”. The tournament is a 9-round Swiss with the time control 90 min + 30 sec [...]

Portugal Chess Summer 2016

Portugal Chess Summer 2016

The AX Portugal is organizing ten consecutive chess tournaments this summer throughout Portugal. Technical data and other information common to all events: • Access: Open the Federated players (if not, the Organization will take care of the registration in the Portuguese Chess Federation); • Technical Data: Swiss System 7 rounds with 90m+30s, 30m tolerance for [...]

3rd Vugar Gashimov Memorial – Participants

3rd Vugar Gashimov Memorial – Participants

The 3rd Vugar Gashimov Memorial – Shamkir Chess 2016 will be held from 26th May to 4th June in Shamkir, Azerbaijan, e3e5.com reported. The roster for the ten-player round robin tournament has been finalized. The organizers have been waiting for the World Champion Magnus Carlsen, who also won the first and second edition of the [...]

International Chess Tournament “Nona 75 – ACP Open”

International Chess Tournament “Nona 75 – ACP Open”

International Chess Tournament dedicated to the 75th anniversary of the legendary World Champion Nona Gaprindashvili will take place from 21-30th April, 2016, at the Chess Palace, Kostava ave.37a in Tbilisi, Georgia. The tournament is organized by the Ministry of Sport and Youth of Georgia, Tbilisi City Hall, Georgian Chess Federation and ACP. There will be [...]

FIDE Arbiters’ Seminar in Silver Lake, Serbia

FIDE Arbiters’ Seminar in Silver Lake, Serbia

A FIDE Arbiters’ Seminar is going to be organized from 22 to 26 June 2016 in Silver Lake – Veliko Gradiste, Serbia, by the Serbian Chess Federation and under the auspices of FIDE. The venue of the Seminar will be the Danubia Park Hotel. The Seminar will be held concurrently with the huge Silver Lake [...]

Portes du Soleil Open 2016

Portes du Soleil Open 2016

The Portes du Soleil International Open Chess Tournament is scheduled to take place from 20-27 August, 2016, in mountain village of Morgins, Switzerland. The tournament will be played over 7 rounds of Swiss system with the rate of play 90′+15”. GM John van der Wiel (NED) will play in the tournament and hold free chess [...]

International Chess Festival Nakhchivan Open 2016

International Chess Festival Nakhchivan Open 2016

The International Chess Festival Nakhchivan Open 2016, dedicated to the memory of Heydar Aliyev, is scheduled to take place from 9-19th May at the Nakhchivan Chess Center in Nakhchivan, Azerbaijan. The Festival is organized by the Azerbaijan Youth & Sport Ministry, Azerbaijan Chess Federation and Nakhchivan AR Chess Federation. Last year the winner was Grandmaster [...]

39th International Chess Tournament Ikaros 2016

39th International Chess Tournament Ikaros 2016

Ikaros Chess Tournament just got better

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