The Serbian First League Team Championship for Men – Women

Prva liga Srbije 2014. muškarci 30.08.- 09.09.2014. Palić – GM Rapport Richárd, GM Varga Zoltán The Serbian First League Team Championship for Men The Serbian First League Team Championship for Men is taking place from 30th August to 9th September 2014 in the town of Palic, Serbia. Chess Club “ITAKA” – Beograd, Chess Club “SPARTAK” – Subotica, Chess Club “JUGOVIC” – Kac, Chess Club “SLOVEN” – Ruma, Chess Club “RADNICKI VODOVOD” – Kragujevac, Chess Club “LASTA” – Beograd, NOVOSADSKI Chess Club DDOR – Novi Sad, Chess Club “JELICA PEP” –...

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The highest league of the Spanish Team Chess Championship – 04-10 September 2014 in Linares, Spain.

The highest league of the Spanish Team Chess Championship – 04-10 September 2014 in Linares, Spain. In the mythical chess city behind the boards we will see Vassily Ivanchuk, Anish Giri, Pentala Harikrishna, Etienne Bacrot, Laurent Fressinet, Yuriy Kryvoruchko, Zoltan Almasi, Gabriel Sargissian, Romain Edouard, Maxim Rodshtein, Konstantin Landa, Loek Van Wely, Christian Bauer, Ferenc Berkes, Alexander Delchev, Eduardo Iturrizaga, Ivan Sokolov, Alexandr Rakhmanov, Ivan Salgado Lopez, B. Adhiban, Miguel Illescas, Eric Hansen, Oleg Korneev, and a total of 68 titled players. Top seeded...

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Sinquefield 07

Sinquefield 07 Those were Maxime Vachier-Lagrave’s words when describing Fabiano Caruana’s play in the 2014 Sinquefield Cup. “I’ve never seen this. I’ve never even seen Carlsen play so well.” The Italian player severely punished MVL’s mistakes and moves to a jaw-dropping 7-0. Carlsen is in “hot pursuit” three points behind him after beating Nakamura. Aronian and Topalov drew their game. The comparisons have stopped. Caruana’s performance is the best streak of wins ever recorded in chess history in a single tournament....

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Horváth Zsolt nyerte az id. Bacsur Imre emlékversenyt

Horváth Zsolt nyerte az id. Bacsur Imre emlékversenyt       SAKK | Az orosházi, de jelenleg az NB I-es Makó csapatát erősítő Horváth Zsolt, FIDE-mester győzelmével zárult Orosházán, a 25. id. Bacsur Imre sakk emlékverseny. A négynapos, 7 fordulós svájci rendszerű nemzetközi viadalon negyvenegy sakkozó ült asztalhoz. Horváth Zsolt nyerte a 2014. évi Békés megyei bajnokságot, megelőzve a Békési TE sakkozóját Petró Józsefet. A végeredmény: 1. Horváth Zsolt (Makó) 5,5 pont, 2. Stein Daniel (német) 5, 3. Hajdu István (Szentes) 5, 4. Petró...

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Sinquefield – Wednesday Sept.3 – Round 7 – Caruana hatból hat St. Louisban

The 2014 Sinquefield Cup, already claiming a page of history as the strongest-rated tournament ever, may now be remembered for a different mark in time altogether. On Tuesday afternoon at the host venue Chess Club and Scholastic Center of Saint Louis, GM Fabiano Caruana earned his second win over GM Veselin Topalov with a stunning piece sacrifice, bringing the Italian’s record to a perfect 6-0. Caruana’s opening to the U.S. super-tournament has now equaled the longest starting win streak in an elite tournament in the modern era, established by former World Champion GM Anatoly Karpov in...

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