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ČEZ Chess Trophy 2015

ČEZ Chess Trophy 2015

The traditional ČEZ Chess Trophy 2015 Festival is scheduled to take place from 12-16th June, 2015 at the marvelous Michna Palace on Kampa Island, in Prague, the capital and largest city of the Czech Republic. The highlight of the festival is a match of four games between World #14 David Navara (2751) and World #9 Wesley So (2778). The games between the [...]

Magistral Ciudad de Leon 2015

Magistral Ciudad de Leon 2015

The Magistral Ciudad de Leon 2015, one of the top classics of the international chess circuit, is set to take place from 11-15th June at the Cuidad de Leon Auditorium in Leon, Spain. The event keeps this year its traditional format: four players, the semi-finals being played on Friday and Saturday, and the final on [...]

Capablanca Memorial 2015

Capablanca Memorial 2015

This year is the 50th anniversary edition of the traditional tournament Capablanca Memorial. The 2015 will start in the 14th of June in Salón Embajadores in Hotel Habana Libre. One more time the chess fans will have a special coverage with commentary and analysis in the live section of Chessdom.com, as well as detailed reports [...]

Guam International Open Chess Tournament 2015

Guam International Open Chess Tournament 2015

The 2015 Guam International Open Chess Tournament is scheduled to take place on 17-22nd July, 2015, at the Guam Reef Hotel, Tumon, Guam. The tournament will be conducted as a Swiss System competition of 9 rounds and will be played according to FIDE regulations. The total prize fund is US$8,000. Prizes may be increased if [...]

16th ASEAN+ Age Groups Chess Championships 2015

16th ASEAN+ Age Groups Chess Championships 2015

The 16th ASEAN+ Age Group Chess Championships (AAG) will take place in Singapore from 8-17th June 2015. Immediately following the 11th Asian Schools Chess Championship, the AAG is the flagship event of the ASEAN Chess Confederation (ACC) and which has for many years now been the most eagerly awaited event in the region. ACC has [...]

Voronezh International Chess Festival 2015 – Players list (Updated)

Voronezh International Chess Festival 2015 – Players list (Updated)

The 19th Voronezh International Chess Festival 2015 will be held from 10-20th June at the Voronezh Chess Club, F.Engels str. 34, in Voronezh, Russian Federation. The festival program includes following events: 1. Chess 960 (Fischer chess) – 10.06 (Wednesday). Start at 11:00. 7 rounds Swiss, 15 minutes + 3 seconds per move. 2. Rapid tournament [...]

Madagascar International Chess Open 2015

Madagascar International Chess Open 2015

The Madagascar Chess Federation (FMJE) has the honor to invite all players affiliated to FIDE to participate in the 2015 Chess Open International de Madagascar. The event will be held from the 5-9th August 2015 at the Centre Culturel Malagasy (IKM), Antsahavola in Antananarivo, Madagascar. In accordance with FIDE regulations, the 2015 Chess Open International [...]

Norway Chess 2015, a historic look at the tournaments

Norway Chess 2015, a historic look at the tournaments

Norway Chess 2015 is approaching with a fantastic field including Carlsen, Anand, Caruana, Topalov, Aronian, Nakamura, Grischuk, Giri, and Vachier-Lagrave, and Hammer. Chessdom.com is going to follow closely the event with live commentary, daily online pdf and pgn magazine, interviews, live games with analysis and more. But first we take a historic look at the [...]

International Chess Festival Condom 2015

International Chess Festival Condom 2015

The 14th International Chess Festival Condom 2015 will take place from 11-18th July, at the Salle Pierre de Montesquiou, in Condom, France. Condom, also referred to as Condom-en-Armagnac, is a commune in southwestern France in the department of Gers. Condom is a town on the Via Podiensis, one of the three major French arms of [...]

World Youth & Cadets Chess Championships 2015

World Youth & Cadets Chess Championships 2015

The FIDE World Youth & Cadets Chess Championships 2015 will be held in Porto Carras, Halkidiki, Greece, from 24th October to 6th November 2015. Every National Federation can register one official player in each category (under 8, 10, 12, 14, 16, 18 years old, open and girls). This total of twelve (12) Official Players plus [...]

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