15th Mediterranean Flower 2015

Deimante Daulyte wins 15th Mediterranean Flower The 15th International Chess Festival Mediterranean Flower 2015 took place from 1st to 7th March, 2015, at the Chess Club Rijeka, in the splendid city of Rijeka, situated on the Adriatic Coast of Croatia. The tournament was organized by FM/ FT Ivan Mandekic and Chess Club “Draga” under the auspices of the Mayor of Rijeka, Vojko Obersnel, the Mayor of Primorsko-Goranska Region, Zlatko Komadina, and the President of the Croatian Chess Federation, Josip Leko. The event was a 10-player female round-robin tournament with time control 90′ +...

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European Individual Chess Championship 2015 FINAL

Russian Grandmaster Evgeniy Najer has won the 2015 European Chess Championship in the competition of 250 players from 33 countries, including 115 Grandmasters. In the final round Najer held his compatriot GM Denis Khismatullin with black pieces to emerge clear winner on 8,5/11 points. Czech GM David Navara was also in contention for the title, but he couldn’t defeat Ivan Cheparinov and finally finished second to take the silver medal. GM Mateusz Bartel of Poland beat GM Ian Nepomniachtchi to take the bronze. Khismatullin also scored 8 points but he landed 4th on tie-break. The 2015...

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Vladimir Petrov Memorial 2015 Final – rapid/blitz

Vasil Ivanchuk wins V.Petrov Memorial Ukrainian grandmaster Vasil Ivanchuk won the 4th edition of Vladimir Petrov Memorial in Jurmala, Latvia. Scoring nine points in eleven games with seven wins and four draws, ukrainian was the sole winner of the main Petrov Memorial tournament. Before the last round three grandmasters shared the first place – Gelfand, Karjakin and Ivanchuk. In the last round Gelfand and Karjakin drew their game, leaving the fate of the tournament in the hands of Ivanchuk. Vasil took his chance and won a hard game against Vladimir Fedoseev. During the event Ivanchuk...

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First Saturday March 2015 chess tournament series for GM, IM norms and for Standard ELO-rating points

First Saturday March 2015 chess tournament series for GM, IM norms and for Standard ELO-rating points Official Homepage of the Organizer [restabs alignment=”osc-tabs-left” responsive=”false” tabcolor=”#eeee22″ seltabcolor=”#ffffff”] [restab title=”FS GM March 2015″ active=”active”] [/restab] [restab title=”FS IM March 2015″] [/restab] [restab title=”FS FM-A March 2015″] [/restab] [restab title=”FS FM-B March 2015″] [/restab][/restabs] Első Szombat 2015.03.07 Köszönjük Szűcs...

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GM Imre Balog wins Hungarian University & College Ch.

Hungarian University & College Ch. Final GM Imre Balog wins Hungarian University & College Ch. Final Ranking after 7 Rounds   Rk. SNo Name FED Rtg Pts.  TB1  TB2  TB3 n w-we K rtg+/- 1 1 GM Balog Imre HUN 2564 6.0 34.0 28.50 25.5 7 0.04 20 0.8 2 4 IM Pataki Gyozo HUN 2342 5.5 35.5 27.00 25.0 7 1.47 20 29.4 3 2 FM Hando Vilmos HUN 2405 5.5 33.0 24.75 25.0 7 0.73 20 14.6 4 3 IM Lizak Peter HUN 2391 5.5 30.0 22.75 21.5 7 0.38 20 7.6 5 8 Straubinger Daniel HUN 2250 5.0 32.0 20.75 22.5 7 1.12 20 22.4 6 16 Teglas...

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