European Individual Championship 2018-03-17 – 2018-03-29

European Individual Championship 2018 2018-03-17 – 2018-03-29 The 19th European Individual Championship takes place from 16-29 March in Batumi, Georgia, organized by the government of Georgia together with the government of Adjara Autonomous Republic, Tbilisi City Hall and the Georgian Chess Federation under the auspices of the European Chess Union. The European Individual Chess Championship is open to all players representing the chess federation members of the European Chess Union regardless of their title or rating. The tournament is an 11-round Swiss open with a prize fund of...

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Adhiban Baskaran for winning the Reykjavik Open 2018

Adhiban Baskaran for winning the Reykjavik Open 2018 Az indiai Adhiban a Bobby Fischer elékverseny győztese Rapport Richárdhetedik lett 6,5 pontjával. Gledura Benjámin 6 pontjával a 28., Antal Tibor Kende 5,5-tel a 46. helyen végzett a 248 résztvevős, 9 fordulós tornán. Name Adhiban B. Title GM Starting rank 4 Rating 2650 Rating national 0 Rating international 2650 Performance rating 2736 FIDE rtg +/- 10,6 Points 7,5 Rank 1 Federation IND Ident-Number 0 Fide-ID 5018471 Year of birth 1992 Rd. Bo. SNo Name Rtg FED Pts. Res. we w-we K rtg+/- 1 4 65 Das...

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HDBank Cup 2018, 10 – 15 Mar 2018, Hanoi (Vietnam)

HDBank Cup 2018, 10 – 15 Mar 2018, Hanoi (Vietnam) The 8th HDBank Masters is a 9-round Swiss open taking place in Hanoi, Vietnam from 10-15 March 2018. The total prize fund is $55,000, with $15,000 for first place in the Masters. Players receive 90 minutes for the entire game, plus a 30-second increment starting from move one. Round 1 Mar 10, 2018 03:00 Round 2 Mar 10, 2018 09:00 Round 3 Mar 11, 2018 02:30 Round 4 Mar 12, 2018 02:30 Round 5 Mar 12, 2018 08:30 Round 6 Mar 13, 2018 02:30 Round 7 Mar 14, 2018 02:30 Round 8 Mar 14, 2018 ...

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A ballet created in honour of Estonian chess grandmaster Paul Keres

https://hunonchess.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/07/Keres-Ballet-Jack-Devant–768×994.jpg A new ballet, created in honour of the chess grandmaster, Paul Keres, once the most famous Estonian in the world, will premiere in September at the Estonian National Opera. Once upon a time, Paul Keres (1916-1975) was the most distinguished Estonian around the globe – his fame in the chess circles was comparable to the respect Arvo Pärt commands today in the classical music world. Keres was among the world’s top chess players from the mid-1930s to the mid-1960s. Unfortunately, he was caught...

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CBTV Austria – Montag, 12. März 20:45, Judith Polgar

CBTV Austria – Montag, 12. März 20:45, Judith Polgar udith Polgar ist nicht nur die beste Schachspielerin aller Zeiten, sie prägt – selbst nach Beendigung ihrer Karriere – das Schachgeschehen bis in die heutige Zeit. Sie coacht das ungarische Herrennationalteam und betätigt sich mit zahlreichen tollen Veranstaltungen als überaus sympathische „Botschafterin des Schachs“. Nächste Woche wird sie in Wien im Palais Esterhazy Vorträge vor 100 Managern halten und am nächsten Tag gegen 20 ausgewählte Spieler eine Simultanvorstellung geben. Die Nationalspielerinnen Denise...

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