Russian Team Championships Start in Sochi

Russian Team Championships Start in Sochi Premier League Russian Teams Russian Team Championships in classical chess among men, women, seniors, youth (boys and girls under 15), boys (under 11), and girls (under 11) will be played on April 30 – May 11 in Grand Hotel Zhemchuzhina, Sochi. The main tournaments – Russian Team Championship Premier League – will be played according to the round-robin system. Rating favorites are ShSM Legacy Square Capital (Moscow), Bronze Horseman (Saint Petersburg), and Chess Club Soma-Land (Yekaterinburg). Women’s Russian Teams 2018 The 19th...

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Csodagyerekkel edz Lékó Péter

A felkészülés és a Bundesliga I mellett immár egy 13 éves német csodagyerek edzéseit is irányítja a szegedi sakknagymester, Lékó Péter. Nagyinterjúnkban a kiválóság beszélt az elmúlt időszakról is. – Kézilabdabarátként mit gondol a MOL-PICK Szeged holnapi, barcelonai BL-csoportzárásáról? – Remélem, nyer a Szeged. Óriási mérkőzés lesz, de a BL-ben minden csapat nagyon kemény, egy-egy gólon múlnak a meccsek. A Barcelonát hajtja a visszavágás a szegedi vereségért, és hazai pályán mindig győzni szeretne – de ezt várjuk el a Szegedtől is....

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Stockholm Chess Challenge 2018

Stockholm Chess Challenge 2018 2018-05-01 – 2018-05-06 The Stockholm Chess Challenge is a 9-round Swiss tournament taking place from 30 April to 5 May 2018 in Stockholm, Sweden. Players receive 90 minutes for 40 moves, followed by 30 minutes to the end of the game, plus a 30-second increment starting from move one. RESULTS

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Norway Chess 2018, 27 May – 8 Jun 2018

GET READY FOR THE 2018 ALTIBOX NORWAY CHESS EDITION! Norway Chess 2018, 27 May – 8 Jun 2018, The Stavanger region (Norway) Carlsen, Mamedyarov, So, Aronian, Vachier-Lagrave, Nakamura, Caruana, Anand, Ding Liren, Karjakin The 6th edition of Altibox Norway Chess is a 10-player round-robin featuring World Champion Magnus Carlsen, former World Champion Vishy Anand and most of the world’s best players. It takes place from 27 May to 7 June in the Clarion Energy Hotel and Stavanger Concert Hall in Stavanger. Players receive 100 minutes for the first 40 moves, then 50 minutes for...

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May 2018 FIDE Rating List

May 2018 FIDE Rating List FIDE publishes May 2018 FIDE Rating List. The list of top players is published at Top lists page of FIDE ratings website. All players can check new ratings at the main page of FIDE ratings website. Carlsen, Caruana, and Shankland Although it was a very modest gain of just four Elo, one cannot deny that seeing Magnus Carlsen return to a semblance of his legendary form was a relief and pleasure for his fans and chess players in general. His victory at the Gashimov Memorial, the third at this event that seems to suit him, was his second significant one of...

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