Chess 2019 WTCC: Team Compositions

FIDE publishes the team compositions for the 2019 World Team Championships. OPEN TEAM   WOMEN'S TEAM       Azerbaijan   Egypt  1. Arkadij Naiditsch   1. Shrook Wafa GM, 2732   WGM, 2152 2. Rauf Mamedov   2

Chess Call for Bids: FIDE Events 2021

FIDE EVENTS COMMISSION CALL FOR BIDS FIDE WORLD CHESS CHAMPIONSHIPS 2021 Deadline 31st March 2019 1. World Junior Chess Championship 2021 2. World Senior Chess Championship 2021 3. World Senior Team Championship 2021 4. World Amateur Chess Championship 2021

Chess 2019 South Sakatchewan Open has been rated by the CFC

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Chess Tiebreak looming at the TCEC Superfinal

Last November, the classical World Chess Championship between Magnus Carlsen and Fabiano Caruana was an amazing adventure of total equality – twelve consecutive draws and a need for a rapid tiebreak. Magnus Carlsen won the World Chess Championship 2018 title

Chess Aeroflot Open Round 1 Called Off After Bomb Threat

Shortly after the start, the first round of the Aeroflot Open has been cancelled due to a bomb threat at the venue, Hotel Cosmos in Moscow. The round has been postponed until tomorrow. The traditional Aeroflot Open, the super strong open tournam... Source: Che

Chess FIDE Grand Swiss update

FIDE announces the updates approved by the Presidential Board: 1. The event will take place on the Isle of Man: October 8 (arrival) - October 22 (departure), 2019 2. 120 players will recieve special conditions. 15 more players will get the conditions in line with

Chess FIDE announces the line-up for the FIDE World Chess Grand Prix Series 2019

It is going to be the strongest Grand Prix cycle in recent times, and we are pleased to see that nearly all the World's top players are taking part. FIDE World Chess Grand Prix introduces a new attractive format, and we are looking forward to an exciting Series. Pl

Chess The Bombastic Bird’s: An energetic and exciting repertoire after 1.f4

Buy this DVD here The Bombastic Bird’s by Lawrence Trent (PC-DVD) An energetic and exciting repertoire after 1.f4? TOver the years I have often heard Bird’s players (1.f4) labelled chess mavericks, “chancers”, too lazy to learn “proper” ope

Chess Giri, Ponomariov To Debut In PRO Chess League Week 7

Anish Giri and Ruslan Ponomariov are among the players to make their debut in the 2019 season of the PRO Chess League. Week seven is another Battle Royale week, played on Tuesday beginning at 8:00 a.m. PT and on Thursday beginning at 7 a... S

Chess Task Force for the Reform of the FIDE Statutes

In February 2019 the newly established Task Force for the Reform of the FIDE Statutes started its operations. The main activities of this ambitious working group are related to a deep analysis of relevant FIDE documents, the team brainstorming, discussion and agree

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