Wei Yi and Guo Qi are Chinese Champions 2016

Wei Yi and Guo Qi are Chinese Champions 2016 The Chinese Championships 2016 took place from 17th to 28th April and were played in Xinghua. Most of the top Chinese players were absent but with an Elo-average of 2586 the tournament was strong. Elo-favorite Wei Yi still cruised to a smooth victory. He did not lose a single game and won with 7.5/11. New Chinese Women’s Champion is Guo Qu. She scored 8.0/11.     Chinese Championships 2016 (Xinghua CHN) Sun 17th Apr 2016 – Thu 28th Apr 2016 – Official Site – Results ch-CHN 2016 (12 players 11 Rds SRR...

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European Championship 2016, 12 – 23 May 2016, Gjakovo (Kosovo)

European Championship 2016, 12 – 23 May 2016, Gjakovo (Kosovo) The European Individual Chess Championship will be held in Gjakova – Kosovo*, from May 11th (day of arrival) until May 24th (day of departure) 2016. LIVE GAMES Online közvetítés 17th European Individual Chess Championship 2016 Results – Live – PGN click here [wpdevart_countdown text_for_day=”Days” text_for_hour=”Hours” text_for_minut=”Minutes” text_for_second=”Seconds” countdown_end_type=”date” end_date=”12-05-2016 15:30″...

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4NCL (Four Nations Chess League) – Division 1c

4NCL (Four Nations Chess League) – Division 1c The Four Nations League is a team tournament over three divisions, with over 850 players registered to take part and over £10,000 in cash prizes on offer. It is the most prestigious team chess event held in the United Kingdom. Games start at 14.00 GMT on Saturday and 11.00 GMT on Sunday. Players receive 100 minutes for the first 40 moves, then 50 minutes for the rest of the game plus 30 seconds per move starting from move 1. Official site: www.4ncl.co.uk 4NCL 2015-16 (Birmingham ENG) Sat 14th Nov 2015 – Mon 2nd May...

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Magyar Nöi Sakkbajnokság Mándok 2016 április 25 – május 1 Játszmák Eredmények

Mándokon, a Forgách Kastélyban befejeződött a 62. Nöi Bajnokság. Gara Anita ötödik bajnoki címét ünnepelheti Mándokon, a Forgách Kastélyban befejeződött a 62. Női Bajnokság. Az utolsó fordulóban a félpontos előnnyel vezető Gara Anita remizett Marjanovics Annamáriával. Döntetlennel ért véget Gara Tícia és Papp Petra játszmája is. Gara Anita ötödik bajnoki címét ünnepelheti, több győzelmének köszönhetően Gara Tícia az ezüstérmes. A mezőny legfiatalabb tésztvevője, a 14 esztendős Marjanovics Annamária veretlenségét megőrizve végzett...

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Improve your chess with Boris Gelfand (2/2)

  Improve your chess with Boris Gelfand (2/2) In the first part of the interview with Boris Gelfand we spoke about the opening, middlegame, endgame, books he loved, focusing on chess. In the second part Boris tells us about his World Championship Match, how his family supports him, and when should a player think about going professional. He has extremely useful advice for parents of chess kids and by the end of the article you will learn how to make Beetroot salad with prunes and walnuts! Here’s the link to the first part of the interview, in case you have missed...

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