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Norway Chess 2018 LIVE!

Norway Chess 2018 starts with blitz chess matches on May 27th and the last round...

Karpov Poikovsky Tournament 2018 live

The 19th Karpov International Chess Tournament is taking place in the small Siberian town of Poikovsky, Russia from 27 May...

China-Russia match in Qinhuangdao

The traditional friendly match between China and Russia is taking place from 26th May to 1st June in Qinhuangdao, China....

Huge turnout for Silver Lake Chess Festival 2018

One month before the start of the Silver Lake Chess Festival 2018 there are already 220 registered participants from 23...

TCEC Premier Division – the battle for the top begins

TCEC Premier Division – the strongest round robin championship for chess software – is going to start this Wednesday, May...

Srinath Narayanan wins Kolkata Open 2018

The 3rd Kolkata International Grandmaster Open Chess Tournament was held from 14 to 22 May in Kolkata. Venue was The...

Amin Bassem and Shahenda Wafa are winners at African Individual Chess Championships 2018

African Individual Chess Championships 2018 were held in Lusaka, Zambia from 12 to 22 May. Organizers were the African Chess...

Ju Wenjun wins Women’s World Championship Match

The tenth game of the Women’s World Chess Championship Match finished with a draw and with the final score 4.5-5.5.the...

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) is following closely the situation in FIDE

In a recent letter-reply to GM Kevin Spraggett, concerning the US sanctions against Kirsan Ilyumhinov, the FIDE Deputy President Mr....

European Youth Rapid & Blitz Championship 2018

European Chess Union (ECU) and Romanian Chess Federation have the honour to invite all European Chess Federations affiliated to ECU...

Behgjet Pacolli still hasn’t decided to join Kirsan Ilyumzhinov’s ticket

“Of course they have proposed my name, but I did not take any decision,”...

Global Chess Festival 2018 – Chess Connects Us

The 4th edition of the annual Global Chess Festival (GCF) will be held on Saturday October 13th, 2018. This year’s...

FIDE World Cadet Rapid & Blitz Chess Championships 2018

The 2nd FIDE World Cadet Rapid & Blitz Chess Championships 2018 will be held from 21 June (arrival) to 25...

Glen Stark? Gary? Or maybe …Igor Shinder? Now officially #KirsanGate

Evidence points to Igor Shinder as the man behind Glen Stark...

Ivan Saric – interview with the European Champion

Croatian and European Chess Champion GM Ivan Saric spoke to Chessdom.com editor GM Marian Petrov about his recent victories Marian...

Fritz wins and qualifies for TCEC First Division

Fritz and Texel continue in the First Division...

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Candidates Chess 2014 LIVE!

Live games with analysis from Candidates 2014...

Anand earned a rematch against World Champion Magnus Carlsen (updated)

Former World Champion Viswanathan Anand claimed a convincing victory in the FIDE World Candidates Tournament...

Magnus Carlsen is World Chess Champion 2013!

Magnus Carlsen of Norway became the new World Chess Champion after defeating the previous champion...

Carlsen touches the World Chess Champion 2013 title in Chennai

The ninth game of the FIDE World Championship Match, sponsored by Tamil Nadu state and...

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