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FIDE World Team Championships in Khanty-Mansiysk

FIDE World Team Championships in Khanty-Mansiysk

The venue is the Ugra Chess Academy, a modern building located in the city center. The Opening and Closing Ceremonies will take place at the Concert and Theatre Center Ugra-Classic.

Capablanca Memorial 2017 LIVE!

Capablanca Memorial 2017 LIVE!

Live games with computer analysis

World Youth U16 Chess Olympiad 2017

World Youth U16 Chess Olympiad 2017

The All India Chess Federation (AICF) will organize the World Youth U-16 Chess Olympiad in Ahmedabad, India from 10th December (Arrival) to 20th December (Departure) 2017 conducted under the auspices of Federation Internationale Des Echecs (FIDE). The Gujarat State Chess Association has the pleasure of inviting your Chess Federation to participate in the World Youth [...]

1st European School Team Chess Internet Championship

1st European School Team Chess Internet Championship

The European Chess Union (ECU), the Education Committee of ECU (EC), and the International School Chess Union (ISCU) have the honour of inviting all National Chess Federations of the ECU to the First ECU School Team Internet Championships 2017 from November 16 to November 23, 2017. Quick Intro – Format: Online team tournament – When: [...]

Belaya Ladya 2017 starts in Dagomys

Belaya Ladya 2017 starts in Dagomys

More than 8000 schoolchildren under 14 years of age participated in qualification tournaments in all regions of Russia during 2016/2017 academic year.

European Individual Chess Championship 2017 LIVE!

European Individual Chess Championship 2017 LIVE!

Live games with analysis

Saint Petersburg to Host Russian Championship Superfinals-2017

Saint Petersburg to Host Russian Championship Superfinals-2017

The Russian Chess Federation together with Elena and Gennady Timchenko Charitable Foundation announced the results of the bidding for the Russian Championship Superfinals 2017 as part of the Chess in Museums programme. The Superfinals of 70th Russian men’s championship and 67th Russian women’s championship will take place in December 2017. The tournament is a part [...]

Capablanca Memorial 2017

Capablanca Memorial 2017

The winner of the first tournament in 1962 was Miguel Najdorf. The record with most tournament wins is held by Vassily Ivanchuk with 6 titles.

Huge turnout for Silver Lake Chess Festival 2017

Huge turnout for Silver Lake Chess Festival 2017

One month before the Silver Lake Chess Festival 2017 there are already 150 registered participants from 14 countries. Among them are 44 titled players, including 16 Grandmasters. The Organizing Committee is preparing a rich programme for all ages and playing levels: – Open “A”, tournament for players rated over 2000 FIDE – Open “B”, tournament [...]

Your Next Move Grand Chess Tour 2017

Your Next Move Grand Chess Tour 2017

Second edition of Your Next Move Grand Chess Tour to be held in June 2017, with Magnus Carlsen, Viswanathan Anand, Vladimir Kramnik, Maxime Vachier-Lagrave, Wesley So, Ian Nepomniachtchi, Levon Aronian, Anish Giri, Vassily Ivanchuk and Baadur Jobava. Leuven, Belgium – 22 May 2017 – After the success of the first edition held in 2016, the [...]

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