GMs Ray Robson and Sam Sevian tied for first place at the 2016 SPICE Cup in St. Louis. Sevian proved to be the strongest in the Armageddon playoff and won the trophy.
The 2016 SPICE Cup Open had GMs Le Quang Liem, Ray Robson and Jeffer...
An 11-year-old Indian boy with a very long name is changing chess history. Already the youngest ever international master, the Chennai chess prodigy is likely to eclipse Sergey Karjakin’s long-standing world record as the only pre-teen player to achieve the grand
In Thessaloniki in the Mediterranean Cosmos mall on Friday 14 October, within the framework of the Russia-Greece year and all its activitites, the chess festival Chessnale Thessaloniki 2016 took place.
On 16/10, Sunday, the 12th World Chess Champion and Deputy o
Nigel Short won his match with Hou Yifan in Hoogeveen but lost the last game. He cited official regulations that this game should not be calculated for the FIDE ratings.
Ivan Sokolov defeated Jorden van Foreest in the other match. Abh...
Nigel Short won his match with Hou Yifan in Hoogeveen, but lost the last game. He cited official regulations that this game should not be calculated for the FIDE ratings.
Ivan Sokolov defeated Jorden van Foreest in the other match; Abhijeet Gup...
The Russian Chess Championships Superfinal, which is underway in Novosibirsk, had a day off on October 22.
All chess events running under Chess in Museums project, carried out by RCF and Timchenko Charitable Foundation, feature a special program for a rest day, wh
The Texas Collegiate Super Finals is a 4 board match between the 3 top University in Texas. The three universities will send an A team and B team. University’s A team cannot play their B Team.
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The 6th round of the Russian Superfinal was played on October 21 in Novosibirsk.
Ernesto Inarkiev celebrated his first victory, beating Dmitry Bocharov. Black failed to solve opening problems; the European champion outplayed his opponent on the queenside and won a
Prime Minister of Greece Alexis Tsipras and Minister of Sports Aristides Baltas received three times World Youth Champion Stavroula Tsolakidou and congratulated her on the third world title, which she won at the recently concluded FIDE World Youth Championships in