Carly Rae Jepsen vurderer en date med Magnus Carlsen

Carly Rae Jepsen vurderer en date med Magnus Carlsen Carly Rae Jepsen (born November 21, 1985) is a Canadian singer and songwriter from Mission, British Columbia currently based in Vancouver.[1][2] In 2007, she placed third in Canadian Idol season five’s competition and was a part of the Canadian Idol Top 3 concert tour.[3] Shortly after competing on Canadian Idol, she independently released her debut album, Tug of War, through MapleMusic Recordings on September 30, 2008. Three years later, she released a new single, titled “Call Me Maybe”, on Canadian label 604 Records,...

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GM Wei Yi and WGM Tan Zhongyi are 2015 Chinese champions

GM Wei Yi and WGM Tan Zhongyi are 2015 Chinese champions   The 2015 Chinese Individual Chess Championships for men and women took place from 18-29th May, in Jiangsu Xinghua, a city under the administration of Taizhou, Jiangsu province, China. Both events were played in a single round-robin format with tempo of play 90′ + 30″. GM Wei Yi emerged a clear winner in the men’s championship with 7,5/11 points, leaving the runner-up GM Ding Liren half a point behind. Grandmasters Wang Hao and Yu Yangyi tied for the first place on 6,5 points each. WGM Tan Zhongyi is the crowned...

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50th Capablanca Memorial 2015 2015-06-15 – 2015-06-26

50th Capablanca Memorial 2015 2015-06-15 – 2015-06-26 José Raúl Capablanca José Raúl Capablanca y Graupera (19 November 1888 – 8 March 1942) was a Cuban chess player who was world chess champion from 1921 to 1927. Considered one of the greatest players of all time, he was renowned for his exceptional endgame skill and speed of play. He was exceptionally difficult to beat, losing only 35 first class games in his entire career. Capablanca became the World Chess Champion in 1921 by beating Emanuel Lasker. He lost the title in 1927 to Alexander Alekhine.   Full name José...

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ČEZ CHESS TROPHY 2015 So – Navara (match) 2015, 12 – 16 Jun 2015, Prague

MICHNA PALACE Michna Palace or also the Palace of Michna from Vacínov, newly known as Tyršův dům, is a pretentious Baroque palace, located in the south part of the Lesser Town, on the borderline of Újezd and Karmelitská Street. Nowadays, it is a residency of The Sokol Movement and of Faculty of the Physical Education and Sport of Charles University. At the end of the 16th century, a Renaissance folly was originally built here, whose owners changed quite often and each one of them made various construction works and additional changes. The folly therefore turned into a Renaissance villa...

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16th European Individual Women’s Chess Championship 2015 Final Ranking

European Women’s Championship 2015 18 – 31 May, Chakvi – Georgia Final Ukrainian Natalya Zhukova wins European Chess Championship   Four players have won the European Women’s Championship twice – Tatiana Kosintseva, Valentina Gunina, Katerina Lagno and Pia Cramling. But nobody has done the double with a gap of 15 years. And could not have done, because the event did not start until 2000. But now Natalya Zhukova has a great chance to regain the title after such a period of time. She became the first European Women’s Champion back in 2000. Then the event...

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