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Fressinet wins the Sigeman & co chess tournament

Fressinet wins the Sigeman & co chess tournament

20/05/2014 at 17:53 0 comments

The 22nd annual Sigeman Chess Tournament took place in the classical Hipp Theater in central Malmo. This year’s event was a round robin with six participants, who were an interesting mix of established players and rising stars, and of familiar faces and new ones. The visiting team consisted of formerRead More

The Karpov-Poikovsky tournament under way!!!!

The Karpov-Poikovsky tournament under way!!!!

15/05/2014 at 17:46 0 comments

The 15th Anniversary edition of the Karpov-Poikovsky international tournament is underway and is being played at Nefteyugansk in the district of Ugra, Russia. It is a ten-player round robin competition played at 100 minutes for 40 moves, followed by 50 minutes for the rest of the game, with a 30-second increment asRead More

Chess festival “Belkadhi memorial” under way!!!!

Chess festival “Belkadhi memorial” under way!!!!

02/05/2014 at 15:12 0 comments

Chess festival Belkadhi Memorial   The Tunisian Chess Federation is pleased and honoured to organize with the important support of The international chess federation FIDE the chess festival “Ridha Belkadhi Memorial”. This festival will take place in Monastir center hotels (4 stars) from the 2nd  to the 10th of MayRead More

FIDE Women World Rapid and Blitz Championships 2014 under way!!!

FIDE Women World Rapid and Blitz Championships 2014 under way!!!

24/04/2014 at 03:27 0 comments

   The FIDE Women World Rapid and Blitz Championships 2014 started today at the Ugra Chess Academy in Khanty-Mansiysk, with former Olympic Champion in biathlon Evgeniy Redkin making the first honorary move in the game Gunina – Khotenashvili. 34 female players from 14 countries are competing for the title andRead More

April ratings, a lot of surprises!!!

April ratings, a lot of surprises!!!

04/04/2014 at 13:37 0 comments

The last FIDE rating list of april has appeared and it brought a lot of changes. Of course the candidates tournament was one of the causes of these changes. the big winner and star of these changes at the top rating list is of course vishy anand who gained noRead More