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2nd Gideon Japhet Memorial Open Chess Tournament 2014

2nd Gideon Japhet Memorial Open Chess Tournament 2014

The 2nd Gideon Japhet Memorial Open Chess Tournament 2014 will be held from 16th to 24th July 2014 in Jerusalem, Israeli capital and one of the oldest cities in the world. The event will be split into four Open Tournaments and many side events, but the biggest attraction is by any means the fascinating Rapid Chess Duel between [...]

19th Pacific Coast Open

19th Pacific Coast Open

The 19th Annual Pacific Coast Open will be held from July 17-20, 2014, at the Sheraton Agoura Hills Hotel, 30100 Agoura Road, Agoura Hills, California. The event has 6 sections: Open, Under 2100, Under 1900, Under 1700, Under 1500 and Under 1250. All sections have either 4-day (July 17-20), 3-day (July 18-20) or 2-day (July [...]

Miguel Najdorf International Chess Festival 2014

Miguel Najdorf International Chess Festival 2014

The 2014 edition of Miguel Najdorf International Chess Festival is taking place from 14th to 20th July 2014, at the Palace of Culture and Science in the Polish capital Warsaw. The event is organized by gen. Kazimierz Sosnkowski Chess Foundation, in co-operation with the Polish Chess Federation, under the auspices of the President of Warsaw Ms [...]

International Open Sant Marti 2014

International Open Sant Marti 2014

The 16th Obert Internacional Sant Martí is scheduled to take place from 13th to 21st July at the Centre Civic Sant Marti: c/ Selva de Mar, Barcelona, Spain. There will be two competitions: Group A, for players with FCE, FEDA, FIDE elo bigger than 2000 and Group B for players with FCE, FEDA and FIDE [...]

7th Grand Slam Masters Final in Bilbao

7th Grand Slam Masters Final in Bilbao

World Champions Viswanathan Anand and Ruslan Ponomariov, Olympic cup holder Levon Aronian, and best-rated Spanish player Paco Vallejo are the stars of the 7th Grand Slam Masters Final in Bilbao, which will be held this year at the Euskalduna Conference Centre from 14 to 20 September, the organizers announced today at the capital of Biscay. [...]

9th Poti Chess Tournament “Nana Aleksandria’s Cup – 2014″

9th Poti Chess Tournament “Nana Aleksandria’s Cup – 2014″

The 9th International Chess Tournament “Nana Aleksandria’s Cup – 2014″ is taking place from 12th to 20th July, 2014, in Poti, a port city in Georgia, situated on the eastern Black Sea coast. The event is organized by Local Management of Poti, Georgian Chess Federation and Chess and Draughts complex sport school of Poti “Nana” with media support [...]

9th Mediterranean Men & Women’s Chess Championships 2014

9th Mediterranean Men & Women’s Chess Championships 2014

The 9th Mediterranean Men & Women’s Chess Championships 2014 will be held from 2-10th September at the Atlantica Caldera Creta Paradise Hotel in Chania, Crete, Greece. The tournament is being sponsored by Kydon Sports Club and Krommydakis Group of Companies, and co-organized by Mediterranean Chess Association, Region of Crete and Municipality of Platanias. Participants: One [...]

6th Rethymno Chess Tournament

6th Rethymno Chess Tournament

The 6th Rethymno International Chess Tournament is taking place from 12th to 19th July, 2014, at the Municipal House of Culture, in the city of Rethymno on island Crete, Greece. The event is a 9 round Swiss, valid for FIDE title norms. The time control will be 90 minutes for 40 moves plus 30 minutes [...]

Boris Gelfand and Peter Svidler to play Rapid Chess Match in Jerusalem

Boris Gelfand and Peter Svidler to play Rapid Chess Match in Jerusalem

Grandmasters Boris Gelfand (2725) and Peter Svidler (2793) will play a Rapid Chess match of 8 games on July 20-24 2014 in Jerusalem, Israel. The match, open to the general public, is the highlight of the 2nd Gideon Japhet Memorial Open Chess Tournament, to take place in Jerusalem on July 16-24. The tournament is organized [...]

115th United States Open Chess Championship

115th United States Open Chess Championship

The 115th Annual United States Open Chess Championship is set to take place from 26th July to 3rd August at the Rosen Centre Hotel, 9840 International Dr, Orlando, Florida 32819. The tournament format is 9-round Swiss one section with Class prizes and time control 40/120, SD/60 d5. Top US player not otherwise qualified will qualify [...]

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