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Asian Club Cup 2014

Asian Club Cup 2014

The Asian Chess Clubs Champions League is organized by the Al Ain Chess Club under the auspices of the UAE Chess Federation from 20th to 28th June, 2014 in Al Ain, United Arab Emirates. The Championship will be played as a single round robin among 8 teams, one from each of the 7 zones plus the host [...]

Commonwealth Chess Championships 2014

Commonwealth Chess Championships 2014

The 2014 Commonwealth Championships and 121st Scottish Championships will be held in Glasgow from 30 June to 8 July 2014. The playing venue is Glasgow City College, 320 Cathedral Street, Glasgow G1 2TG. The main event is the Commonwealth Championship which incorporates a number of other events including the Commonwealth Women’s Championship, the Scottish Championship [...]

TCEC to organize a Fischer Random Chess computer tournament

TCEC to organize a Fischer Random Chess computer tournament

TCEC have decided to run a Special Event – Fischer Random Chess (FRC) tournament with the 8 best engines (supporting FRC) from the season that just ended. In Fischer Random Chess (Chess960) the pieces at the starting position are placed randomly in one of the 960 possible ways. In this particular competition opening books won’t [...]

ICCD World Deaf Team Championship

ICCD World Deaf Team Championship

ICCD World Deaf Team Championship – Chess Olympiad 2014 is taking part from 18th to 28th June, 2014, at the Congress Center of the Grand Hotel Adriatic in the Croatian pearl Opatija. The event is organized by the Chess Club “e4″ Zagreb with the approval of the Croatian Deaf Sports Association, under the patronage of Milanka Opačić, minister of [...]

Richard Rapport in Paracin Open

Richard Rapport in Paracin Open

World N2 Junior and European Rapid Champion GM Richard Rapport will spearhead the challenge at the 7th International Chess Festival “Sport Summer 2014″, scheduled to take place on 4-11th July in Paraćin, Serbia. The main event in Paraćin is Open A – International Championship of Central Serbia, a 9-round Swiss tournament with FIDE time control [...]

FIDE Women’s Grand Prix in Lopota, Georgia

FIDE Women’s Grand Prix in Lopota, Georgia

The 5th tournament of the FIDE Women’s Grand-Prix 2013-2014 will take place from 18th June to 2nd July in Lopota, Georgia. Twelve players will compete in the round robin tournament. The event is organized by the Georgian Ministry of Sport and Youth, FIDE and Georgian Chess Federation, and sponsored by SOCAR. The Women’s Grand-Prix 2013-2014 [...]

Terre degli Elimi Chess Festival starts in one month

Terre degli Elimi Chess Festival starts in one month

This summer in Erice, Sicily there will be a nice international chess festival – the 5th Terre degli Elimi Open. It will be one intense chess week on 19-25th July. Erice is a magic ancient place and in the afternoons the players are free to visit places of incomparable beauty and charm as Segesta, the [...]

7th Annual Karen Asrian Memorial

7th Annual Karen Asrian Memorial

The 7th Annual Karen Asrian Memorial is taking place from 16th to 24th June, 2014, in the prominent SPA resort of Jermuk, Armenia. The tournament will be a 9 round Swiss Open with a time control 90 minutes for 40 moves plus 30 minutes for the rest of the game plus 30 seconds increment starting [...]

18th International Voronezh Festival “Alekhine Memorial”

18th International Voronezh Festival “Alekhine Memorial”

The 18th Voronezh International Chess Festival Alekhine Memorial is taking place from 10th to 21st June, 2014 at the Voronezh Chess Club, in the city of Voronezh, Russia. The Festival is split into 6 tournaments: Chess 960 (Fischer Chess) on 10th June – 7 round Swiss with a time control 15′ + 3” and a first [...]

Open Teplice 2014

Open Teplice 2014

The 9th International Chess Tournament Open Teplice 2014 will take place on 14-22nd June at the Estrade Hall in Culture House of Teplice, Czech Republic. The 9-round Swiss event offers 161.500 CZK (approx 5900 EUR) in prizes. Currently 167 players from 24 countries are registered to take part in the tournament. Among them are 17 [...]

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