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Azuqueca Chess Classic 2014

Azuqueca Chess Classic 2014

The 2nd Azuqueca Chess Classic 2014 will take place on 13-21st September at the Centro de Ocio Rio Henares in Azuqueca de Henares (Guadalajara), Spain. The 9-round Swiss event is organized by the Equigoma Casa Social. Tournament director is Alejandro de la Orden Alcocer and chief arbiter is IA Luis Blasco de la Cruz. The [...]

Open de Ajedrez Ciudad de Reinosa 2014

Open de Ajedrez Ciudad de Reinosa 2014

The 13th Open de Ajedrez Ciudad de Reinosa 2014 is set to take place on 13th September at the Instituto Montesclaros in Reinosa, Cantabria, Spain. The 9-round Swiss event with the time control 15′+5” is organized by the Club Ajedrez Campoo. Top prizes are EUR 1000 / 750 / 510 / 415 / 330 / [...]

World Chess Elite in Bilbao 2014

World Chess Elite in Bilbao 2014

The 30th European Club Cup and the 7th Masters Final will be held simultaneously in Bilbao, turning the city into the world capital of chess thanks to the number of participants as well as their very high level.

Portuguese Absolute Championship 2014 – Video

Portuguese Absolute Championship 2014 – Video

The final stage of the Portuguese Chess Championship 2014 is taking place from 7th to 13th September at the Hotel AS in Lisbon, the capital and the largest city of Portugal. See the full list of participants here. GM Antonio Fernandes is leading with 3,5/4 points, leaving the nearest followers full point behind. FM Viktor Ulyanovskyy and IM Jorge Viterbo [...]

FIDE Grand Prix Series 2014-2015: Participants

FIDE Grand Prix Series 2014-2015: Participants

FIDE is announcing the calendar and participants for the FIDE Grand Prix Series 2014-2015, which will give qualification for the winner and second placed player to the next FIDE Candidates Tournament. The Grand Prix Series will consist of four tournaments to be held over two years (2014-2015). 16 top players are selected in accordance to [...]

Oslo Chess International 2014

Oslo Chess International 2014

The 2014 Oslo Chess International tournament will take place from 28th September to 5th October at the Thon Hotel Ullevaal Stadion, Sognsveien 77c, Oslo, Norway. The event is organized by Hans Olav Lahlum and Akademisk Sjakklubb Oslo. The total prize fund is 6000 EUR. The tournament consists of three sections: – GM-group is a 9-round [...]

2nd Zuger Schachopen

2nd Zuger Schachopen

The 2nd Zuger Schachopen will take place this weekend 12-14th September at the Clubhaus SAC Rossberg, Feldstrasse 20, 6300 Zug, Switzerland. The event is organized by the Schachförderverein Zug und Adrian M. Siegel. The competition will be completed over five rounds of Swiss system with the time control 90′/40 + 15′ + 30”. The prize [...]

IM Mikkel Antonsen leads Skovbo GM Tournament 2014

IM Mikkel Antonsen leads Skovbo GM Tournament 2014

The Skovbo GM tournament (KKSA) is taking place from 5th to 14th September at the Borup Kulturhus, Møllevej 2, 4140 Borup, Denmark. The 9-round Swiss event with a time control 90′ + 30″ has attracted 52 participants. The Danish player IM Mikkel Djernæs Antonsen (2459) is a sole leader after 4 rounds with perfect 4/4 score. The top seeded [...]

European Rapid & Blitz Chess Championship 2014

European Rapid & Blitz Chess Championship 2014

Polonia Wroclaw Chess Club, under the patronage of the European Chess Union and the Polish Chess Federation, organizes the European Rapid & Blitz Chess Championship 2014, from 19-21 December, 2014, in Wroclaw, Poland. The Championship will be held under the auspices of Rafa Dutkiewicz – the President of the city of Wroclaw and will bear [...]

2014 Chess Championship of Portugal

2014 Chess Championship of Portugal

The final stage of the Portuguese Chess Championship 2014 will be held from 7th to 13th September at the Hotel AS in Lisbon. Ten players will compete in the round robin tournament. Among them are four former National Champions, seeking to win back the title: GM António Fernandes (12 titles, last in 2007/2008), IM Rui [...]

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