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March 2014 FIDE ratings

March 2014 FIDE ratings

01/03/2014 at 00:44 0 comments

Will king Magnus reach and break the magical bar of 2900 elo points, that’s the big question! The new FIDE ratings list is out for March 2014, and the news is unquestionably the push toward Olympia as Magnus Carlsen breaks his own previously held record of 2872 to take itRead More

Tromso 2014 announces Travel Fund

Tromso 2014 announces Travel Fund

19/02/2014 at 10:56 0 comments

On behalf of the Organizer of the 2014 Chess Olympiad in Tromsø, it is a pleasure to announce that a travel fund of up to € 600.000 will be made available to federations who wants to participate in the Olympiad. The aim of the travel fund is to help thoseRead More

Trip to Togo

Trip to Togo

19/02/2014 at 10:47 0 comments

On February 17-18th the FIDE President visited Togo. He met with the leadership of Togo Chess Federation headed by the President Mr. Frederic Mawuvi Koue Kouevi, and the representatives of chess federations of Ghana, Mali, Ivory Coast, Senegal and the initiative group for establishing the chess federation of Burkina Faso.Read More