5th International Chess Festival “Yaroslav the Wise” LIVE!

5th International Chess Festival “Yaroslav the Wise” LIVE! The 5th International Chess Festival “Yaroslav the Wise”will feature a double round robin tournament of six European Chess Champions in the period 2009-2014. The rapid event with the time control 15′+10” will be held on 26-27th August at the Yaroslavl State Historical and Yaroslavl State Historical and Architectural Museum. The participants are: Alexander Motylev (European champion in 2014), Alexander Moiseenko (2013), Dmitry Jakovenko (2012), Vladimir Potkin (2011), Ian Nepomniachtchi (2010) and Evgeny Tomashevsky...

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13th WUC Chess – Final Day

KATOWICE – This Sunday 24 August saw the ending of the 13th WUC Chess after six days of competition, during which nine rounds took place on the sixth floor of the Park Hotel Diament. In the women’s competition, the winner was known since Saturday, Klaudia Kulon (POL) being ensured of her title, but she did her best to perform at her highest level until the end defeating during this 9th round the Chinese player Zhang Xiaowen (WGM – Elo 2375) to finish on an almost perfect score of 8.5, remaining undefeated this week. Behind her, three players concluded the week with the same score of...

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chess-results – HUN

Dr.Hevizi Laszlo Memorial 2014 Országos Szenior Egyéni RAPID Sakkbajnokság Regiós Kupa 2014 Balatonlelle Talentum Kupa 2014 A csoport Lovass Imre Memorial 2014 (előzetes)...

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Carlsen krever betenkningstid etter trusler om walkover

Carlsen krever betenkningstid etter trusler om walkover Det er fortsatt full konflikt om VM-kampen mellom Carlsen og Anand, bare 11 uker før start. Nå har nordmannen reist til USA – uten å signere noen kontrakt – Nå har Magnus reist til USA og skal spille en kjempesterk turnering i St. Louis. For ham er det helt avgjørende å fokusere på den turneringen, så får eventuelle VM-spørsmål komme etterpå, sier Espen Agdestein til NRK.no. Magnus Carlsens manager har de siste dagene presset Det internasjonale sjakkforbundet (FIDE) hardt for å utsette revansjeoppgjøret mot Vishy...

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V. Sárkány-Aranytíz Nemzetközi Mesterverseny

V. Sárkány-Aranytíz Nemzetközi Mesterverseny GM kör Final Ranking after 9 Rounds Rk. SNo Name FED Rtg Pts.  TB1  TB2 1 8 IM Fernandez Daniel Howard SIN 2400 6.5 25.75 0.0 2 7 GM Szabo Gergely-Andras-Gyula ROU 2541 6.0 24.50 0.0 3 3 GM Hera Imre Jr. HUN 2566 6.0 23.50 0.0 4 5 GM Horvath Csaba HUN 2540 5.5 21.25 0.0 5 6 IM Zhou Yang-Fan ENG 2475 5.5 20.75 0.0 6 4 IM Mihok Oliver HUN 2455 4.5 17.50 0.0 7 2 FM Korpa Bence HUN 2418 4.0 18.25 0.0 8 9 IM Kislik Erik Andrew USA 2362 3.0 9.75 0.0 9 10 IM To Nhat Minh HUN 2339 2.5 8.00 0.0 10 1 Izso...

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