Turkish Chess Premier League 2015

Turkish Chess Premier League 2015 The 2015 Turkish Chess Premier League is taking place from July 25-31, in Rixos Hotel Konya, 22 teams play in the 9-round Swiss team championship. Top seed is İSTANBUL DARÜŞŞAFAKA SPOR KULÜBÜ with an average Elo rating 2329. Tournament website ...

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Nyolc ország másfél száz sakkozója adta le nevezését a jubileumi, 20. Pannónia-Ramada Kupa Nemzetközi Nyílt Egyéni Sakkversenyre

Balatonalmádi – Nyolc ország másfél száz sakkozója adta le nevezését a jubileumi, 20. Pannónia-Ramada Kupa Nemzetközi Nyílt Egyéni Sakkversenyre, amelyet július 29. és augusztus 2. között rendeznek. Ha nyár és a sakk, akkor Balatonalmádi. A sportág kedvelői már megszokhatták, hogy az évszak derekán a Balaton-parti település rangos és népes megmérettetésnek ad otthont. Az idei már a huszadik rendezvény lesz a sorban. A mezőny ezúttal is rangos és színes, azaz mindenképpen érdekes, izgalmas partikra lehet majd számítani. –- A hagyományoknak...

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4th “Lviv Tradition” tournament 2015

4th “Lviv Tradition” tournament 2015 The 4th “Lviv Tradition” chess tournament is taking place from July 27, through August 1, 2015, at the Hotel Nton, in the splendid city of Lviv, situated in western Ukraine. The event is a 10-player round-robin tournament, valid for FIDE rating and norms. The average Elo rating is 2230. Participants: IM Dmitry Mischuk (2337), Piotr Sabuk (2335), FM Bebel Arkadiusz (2307), IM  Vadim Bondarets (2303), IM Evgenyi Odnorozhenko (2300), WGM Evgeniya Doluhanova (2244), FM V Katashuk (2201), WFM Irina Petrova...

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FM Tuan Minh Le wins Vietnam Championship 2015

The 2015 Vietnam Chess Championship was organized by Liên đoàn Cờ Việt Nam from July 16 through July 24. The event was a 9-round Swiss tournament that gathered 82 players from 14 different countries. The 19-year-old FM Tuan Minh Le emerged a sole winner with 7/9 points. He added 14 new Elo points to his rating and left the nearest followers half a point behind. The second place was shared in a seven-way tie by IM Thanh Son Nguyen, GM Duc Hoa Nguyen, GM Huynh Minh Huy Nguyen, IM Van Hai Nguyen, GM Sang Cao, IM Hoang Thai Tu and IM Tuan Minh Tran, after the whole group finished the event...

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102nd British Championship 2015

102nd British Championship 2015 The 102nd British Chess Championship is held from 25th July to 8th August, 2015, in the University of Warwick, Coventry CV4 7AL, The event is an 11-round Swiss FIDE tournament with tempo of play 90′/40 + 30′ + 30″. The recent winner of the 9th Leiden Open 2015, GM David Howell, will be defending the title in a competition of 74 players. Tournament website ...

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