Mérida Wins Spanish Team Championship Ahead of Sestao

Mérida Wins Spanish Team Championship Ahead of Sestao Player info Name BERKES Ferenc Title GM Starting rank 44 Rating national 2699 Rating international 2649 Performance rating 2943 FIDE rtg +/- 18.6 Points 6.5 Rank 1 Federation HUN Club/City Eus Ident-Number 28265 Fide-ID 718572 Year of birth 1985 Rd. SNo Name RtgI RtgN FED Pts. Res. 1 19 IM FRANCO ALONSO Alejandro 2471 2486 ESP 3.0 w 1 2 12 GM ADHIBAN B. 2619 0 IND 5.5 s ½ 3 24 GM PEREZ CANDELARIO Manuel 2575 2566 ESP 2.0 w 1 4 4 GM RODSHTEIN Maxim 2678 0 ISR 5.5 s...

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Grenke Chess Classic 2014

The 2014 GRENKE Chess Classic The 2nd edition of the GRENKE Chess Classic takes place in Baden-Baden from the 6th to the 17th September 2014. This year’s event features eight top German players, including the full German Olympiad team of Naiditsch, Nisipeanu, Meier, Fridman and Baramidze. The top prize is not money but two coveted places in the 2015 GRENKE Chess Classic, which will once again be an international supertournament. chess24 is the official broadcast partner of this year’s event. luebaum GER (2521) and IM Denis Wagner GER (2499) are vying in a round-dobin format The...

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12. Amantea Open 2014

The 12th edition of the Amantea Chess Festival is taking place on 7-14th September 2014 at Hotel “La Tonnara” in Amantea, an Italian town and tourist center on the southern Tyrrhenian Sea coast. The event is a 9-round Swiss with a prize fund in the amount of 6.500 €. Top seeded are Ukrainian GM Andrey Vovk (2625), Ukrainian GM Andrey Sumets (2618), Italian GM David Alberto (2548), Hungarian GM Csaba Horvath (2537), French GM Fabien Libiszewski (2531). Official...

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FIDE Grand Prix Series

FIDE Women’s Grand Prix Overall Standings 2013-2014 FIDE Women’s Grand Prix Overall Standings 2013-2014 FIDE Grand Prix Series 2014-2015 Schedule: Baku, 1-15th October 2014 Tashkent, 20th October to 3rd November 2014 Teheran, 14-28th February 2015 Khanty-Mansiysk, 13-27th May 2015 Baku to host 1st stage of Chess Grand Prix series from October, 2014 The International Chess Federation (FIDE) has published dates and venues for the Grand Prix 2014-2015 series, as well as the list of participants. Capital Baku will host the 1st stage of the FIDE Grand Prix, starting from October 1...

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Millionaire Chess to Hit Las Vegas,1 millió dolláros sakkverseny Las Vegasban

International Grandmaster Maurice Ashley is excited to announce the Millionaire Chess Open and invites you to join us in Las Vegas October 9-13, 2014 to play in a tournament that boasts a total of a million dollars in prizes. Great news! Women’s International Master, Arianne Caoili, will be one of the live online commentators at the Millionaire Chess Open! Next month, more than 500 chess players from 39 countries will arrive at the Planet Hollywood Casino in Las Vegas to compete in a tournament with the biggest prize fund in chess history — $1 million. And despite all of the...

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