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Sergey Karjakin – Tata Steel 2016 Player Previews

Sergey Karjakin – Tata Steel 2016 Player Previews

Karjakin is placed fifth on the Tata Steel 2016 starting ranklist – can he climb to number 1 by the final round?

Shakhryar Mamedyarov – Tata Steel 2016 player previews

Shakhryar Mamedyarov – Tata Steel 2016 player previews

Mamedyarov has had some great successes in the past, but he succeed once more in the Tata Steel 2016?

Evgeny Tomashevsky – Tata Steel 2016 player previews

Evgeny Tomashevsky – Tata Steel 2016 player previews

Evgeny Tomashevksy was the last person to join Tata Steel Masters 2016, but will he be first in the final standings?

14th Delhi International: Popov inches closer to title

14th Delhi International: Popov inches closer to title

Russian Grandmaster Ivan Popov inched closer to the title after settling for a draw with Yuri Solodovnichenko of Ukraine in the ninth and penultimate round of the premier group of 14th Parsvnath Delhi International chess festival now drawing to a close here. After scoring seven victories on the trot, Popov did not take many chances [...]

15th Rochefort International Chess Festival

15th Rochefort International Chess Festival

The 15th Rochefort International Chess Festival is set to take place on 20-26th February, 2016, Room Colbert, at the Congress Palace, Rochefort, France. The organizers have invested big effort to propose an interesting event for all-level players. The players will be separated in two groups: “Masters” for players with rating above 1900 and “Accession” for [...]

Popov surges ahead in the 14th Delhi International Chess Open

Popov surges ahead in the 14th Delhi International Chess Open

Second seed Grandmaster Ivan Popov of Russia surged ahead of the field defeating Vitaly Sivuk of Ukraine in the seventh round of the premier section of 14th Parsvnath Delhi International Chess Festival.

Wesley So – Tata Steel 2016 player previews

Wesley So – Tata Steel 2016 player previews

Wesley So placed second in Tata Steel 2015, can he improve his performance in the 2016 edition?

Yifan Hou – Tata Steel 2016 player preview

Yifan Hou – Tata Steel 2016 player preview

Yifan Hou is the former World Champion who is now the top ranked woman in the world (2673).

African Junior Chess Championship 2015 – Round Reports

African Junior Chess Championship 2015 – Round Reports

Round by round report of the recently concluded African Junior Chess Championship 2015.

African Junior Chess Championship 2015 Summary

African Junior Chess Championship 2015 Summary

The 2015 African Junior Chess Championships has now concluded in the paradise island of Seychelles. The total number of participating federations is 13 with representation from all the four African FIDE Zones.

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