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Chennai Open 2016: Solodovnichenko leads after 8 rounds

Chennai Open 2016: Solodovnichenko leads after 8 rounds

Ukraine Grandmaster Solodovnichenko Yuri (7.0) led the strong pack after the eighth round of the 8th Chennai Open International Grandmaster Chess tournament 2016 for Sakthi Group Dr N Mahalingam trophy, held at Nehru Stadium, Chennai here today. Yuri beat GM Dzhumaev Marat (Uzb) in an exciting game, moving into sole lead with two rounds remaining. [...]

Chennai Open 2016 – Round 7

Chennai Open 2016 – Round 7

Ukraine Grandmaster Solodovnichenko Yuri (6.0) shared the lead with three other GMs after the seventh round of the 8th Chennai Open International Grandmaster Chess tournament 2016 for Sakthi Group Dr N Mahalingam trophy, held at Nehru Stadium, Chennai here today. Yuri beat giant killer Kumar Gaurav and maintained his position on top of the leader-board [...]

17th NordWest Chess Cup

17th NordWest Chess Cup

The 17th annual NordWest Cup is now underway in Bad Zwischenahn, Germany till the 24th of January.

Chennai Open 2016: Five share lead, Kumar Gaurav stuns GM Neverov

Chennai Open 2016: Five share lead, Kumar Gaurav stuns GM Neverov

Ukraine Grandmaster Solodovnichenko Yuri, 4.5 points, shared the lead with four more players after the fifth round of the 8th Chennai Open International Grandmaster Chess tournament 2016 for Sakthi Group Dr N Mahalingam trophy, held at Tamil Nadu State Chess Association, Nehru Stadium, Chennai here today. Keeping Yuri company on top at 4.5 points were [...]

Solodovnichenko & Bernadskiy share lead at Chennai Open 2016

Solodovnichenko & Bernadskiy share lead at Chennai Open 2016

Ukraine Grandmasters Solodovnichenko Yuri & Bernadskiy Vitaly, 4.0 points, shared the lead with perfect score after the fourth round of the 8th Chennai Open International Grandmaster Chess tournament 2016 for Sakthi Group Dr N Mahalingam trophy, held at Tamil Nadu State Chess Association, Nehru Stadium, Chennai here today. Chennai based International Master Ramnath Bhuvanesh led [...]

2016 San Sebastian Chess Open

2016 San Sebastian Chess Open

The 39th International Open San Sebastian will take place from March 19th to March 26th 2016.

GM Alonso Salvador wins ITT CXG Marcel Duchamp Memorial 2016

GM Alonso Salvador wins ITT CXG Marcel Duchamp Memorial 2016

The Marcel Duchamp Memorial took place in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil till January 17th.The top seed GM Alonso Salvador from Argentina accumulated 7.5 points, 1.5 more than any other competitor and won in a dominating fashion.

Ivan Popov wins 14th Delhi Open on tie-break

Ivan Popov wins 14th Delhi Open on tie-break

It was an intense drama in the final round of 14th Parsvnath Delhi International Chess Festival as overnight sole leader Ivan Popov suffered a shock defeat at the hands of veteran Grandmaster Valeriy Neverov of Ukraine. While it did not alter the final rankings, it counted for a thrilling day as Neverov defeated Popov in [...]

DIS 2016 Australian Women’s Masters – Round 3

DIS 2016 Australian Women’s Masters – Round 3

Round three of the Australian Women’s Masters which is taking place from January 14-22, 2016, in Melbourne, saw the leaders move further away from the rest of the players, with three players now clear of the rest of the field. Xiaobing Gu is outright leader with 3/3, with Deimante Daulyte in outright second with 2.5/3 & Ticia Gara [...]

IM Paravyan wins 6th Margaryan Memorial

IM Paravyan wins 6th Margaryan Memorial

The 6th Andranik Margaryan Memorial was organized by the Chess Academy of Armenia from 8th to 16th January, 2016, in Armenian capital Yerevan. The event was a 10-player single round-robin tournament, valid for GM norms. The 18-year-old Russian player IM David Paravyan emerged a convincing winner with 6.5/9 points. He finished 1.5 points ahead of the nearest [...]

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