Sinquefield Cup 2016 LIVE-Games in PGN-Results 5 – 16 Aug 2016, Saint Louis, Missouri (USA)

Sinquefield Cup 2016 LIVE-Games in PGN-Results 5 – 16 Aug 2016, Saint Louis, Missouri (USA) The Sinquefield Cup takes place in Saint Louis 5th to 16th August 2016 and is part of the Grand Chess Tour. Players: Peter Svidler, Fabiano Caruana, Hikaru Nakamura, Wesley So, Anish Giri, Maxime Vachier-Lagrave, Veselin Topalov, Levon Aronian, Viswanathan Anand and Ding Liren. 4th Sinquefield Cup 2016 (Saint Louis USA) Thu 4th Aug 2016 – Tue 16th Aug 2016 – Live 4th Sinquefield Cup 2016 (10 players 9 Rds SRR Indiv TC:120m(40)+60m+30spm) 4th Sinquefield Cup 2016 (10 players 9...

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Interview with Hou Yifan

Interview with Hou Yifan   I had the pleasure of having a chat with Hou Yifan, the current Women’s World Champion in Almaty, Kazakhstan after the Eurasian Blitz. This is her answers to my questions. Jamie Kenmure: Thank you for taking the time to have this interview before catching a flight back to China. I understand you learned chess at the age of 3, a very young age. Yifan Hou: Actually, I started when I was 5 years old, not 3. There were many people talking about me starting at 3 but this is some sort of urban legend. I am not sure how this came about but I started chess in...

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14th European Union Chess Championships, Mureck, 2nd to 11th August 2016

EUYCC in Mureck 14th European Union Chess Championships, Mureck, 2nd to 11th August 2016 Results/Games: U08, U10, U12, U14 Regulations, Tournament Site 23rd International Styria Youth Open Results/Games: U10, U16 Regulations, Tournament Site LIVE-GAMES… ...

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CZECH OPEN 2016 FINAL REPORT

CZECH OPEN 2016 FINAL REPORT In the main tournament Pardubice Open were presented 291 players. „We saw 45 GMs and 65 IMs,” said director of Czech Open Jan Mazuch. After eight rounds of Pardubice Open, only one player remained in the lead – GM Movsesian from Armenia. In the final round he played against Israeli GM Tamir Nabaty. Movsesian knew that a draw would be enough for him to win the whole PARDUBICE OPEN and so it happened. „Sergei played very well and he deserves the victory. He proved to be complex player,” said the chess expert of the festival Czech Open, IM Petr...

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Korobov Repeats As Winner In Poikovsky

Korobov Repeats As Winner In Poikovsky 2016-07-23 – 2016-08-02 On Sunday GM Anton Korobov won the Karpov Tournament in Poikovsky, Siberia. Like last year he scored 6/9, and this time it was enough for clear first. Official site http://ruchess.ru/en/ 17th Karpov Poikovsky Poikovsky RUS (RUS), 22 vii-2 viii 2016 cat. XVIII (2680) 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 0 1. Korobov, Anton g UKR 2656 * ½ 0 ½ ½ 1 ½ 1 1 1 6 2807 2. Wojtaszek, Radoslaw g POL 2733 ½ * ½ ½ ½ ½ ½ 1 ½ 1 5½ 2753 3. Andreikin,...

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