Oslo Chess International 2014

The 2014 Oslo Chess International tournament will take place from 28th September to 5th October at the Thon Hotel Ullevaal Stadion, Sognsveien 77c, Oslo, Norway. Oslo: Istratescu, Romanov, Rozentalis, Prohaszka, Turov, Solodovnichenko, Papp, Werle, Svane… The event is organized by Hans Olav Lahlum and Akademisk Sjakklubb Oslo. The total prize fund is 6000 EUR. The tournament consists of three sections: – GM-group is a 9-round Swiss open for all players having the official titles GM, IM, FM, WGM, WIM or WFM from FIDE. Also qualified are other male players with an official FIDE-Elo...

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Sochi Media Center is the venue for match Carlsen – Anand 2014

Sochi Media Center is the venue for match Carlsen – Anand 2014 The organizing committee of the FIDE World Championship Match between Magnus Carlsen and Viswanathan Anand has chosen Sochi Media Center as the playing venue for the event. Sochi Media Center hosted international and Russian media around the clock during the XXII Olympic Winter Games and XI Paralympic Winter Games in Sochi in 2014. Sochi Media...

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Ausztrál nagymester győzött a First Saturday versenyén

Ausztrál nagymester győzött a First Saturday versenyén Befejeződött a First Saturday Nemzetközi Sakkverseny a budapesti Medosz Hotelban. Mint azt Nagy László, a verseny szervezője elmondta, a szeptemberi versenyre 12 országból érkeztek sakkozók: a mezőnyben voltak magyar, szerb, ausztrál, spanyol, vietnami, izraeli, olasz, angol, orosz, portugál, szlovák és amerikai sakkozók. A nagymesteri versenyt az ausztrál Illingworth nyerte meg 7 ponttal, aki így nagymester normát teljesített. Második a szerb Zlatko Ilincic végzett 6 ponttal, a harmadik pedig szintén 6 ponttal...

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Bilbao Final: Anand falls, Aronian second – European Chess Club Cup – round 7

Bilbao Chess 2014 – Closing Ceremony Final standings Points 1. Viswanathan Anand 11 2. Levon Aronian 10 3/4. Ruslan Ponomariov 5 3/4. Vallejo Pons 5 Bilbao Chess Masters 2014 – round 6 ###pgn### [Event “Chess Masters Final 2014”] [Site “Bilbao”] [Date “2014.09.20”] [Round “6”] [White “Aronian, Levon”] [Black “Anand, Viswanathan”] [Result “1-0”] [ECO “D38”] [WhiteElo “2804”] [BlackElo “2785”] [Annotator “Robot 8”] [PlyCount...

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GM Boris Savchenko wins Zudov Memorial 2014

GM Boris Savchenko wins Zudov Memorial 2014 Мемориал Е.Зудова – этап Кубка России по классическим шахматам: Финальный спринт The 10. Zudov Memorial Chess Tournament was held on 10-19th September 2014 in Nizhny Tagil, a city of Russia, located 25 kilometers east of the virtual border between Europe and Asia. The 9-round Swiss event welcomed 51 players from 3 different countries (Armenia, Italy and Russia). GM Boris Savchenko (Russia) won a sharp game against his countryman GM Dmitry Bocharov in the last round to claim the...

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