Az olimpiai faluba költözik be a két világbajnok

Szokatlan helyszínen, a Fekete-tenger partján rendezik idén novemberben a sakk világbajnoki döntőt. Minden olimpia után fontos kérdés az aktuális rendező város létesítményeinek utóhasznosítása. Nem vagyok benne biztos, hogy az oroszok éppen ilyen eseményre gondoltak, de ettől még tény, hogy idén Szocsi lesz a házigazdája a sakkozók világbajnoki döntőjének. A februárban még téli olimpiát rendező üdülőváros lakói novemberben egyfajta visszavágót láthatnak majd, hiszen a tavalyi döntő megismétlődik majd, azzal a kivétellel, hogy most már a fiatal...

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First Saturday Budapest June events combined with Kuwaiti-Hungarian friendly meeting

GM Akesson Ralf Svéd nagymester nyerte a First Saturday júniusi sakkversenyét. Tegnap befejeződött a First Saturday Nemzetközi Sakkverseny júniusi versenye a budapesti Medosz Hotelban. First Saturday Budapest June events combined with Kuwaiti-Hungarian friendly meeting Due to summer holidays there were less number of players for the regular tournament, however, it became a chess festival with a Kuwaiti-Hungarian children’s meeting added side by side during the last four days. The Hotel MEDOSZ Rapid open a day before the main event also contributed to the festival ambience with its...

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VI. Karnevál Sakk Kupa Debrecen

Debreceni Sakk Karnevál Debrecen 2014.07.30 – 2014.08.03 [gview file=”https://hunonchess.com/doc/vi._debreceni_sakk-karneval_2014_20140617_201855 (1).pdf”] A versennyel kapcsolatos információk

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Armenian president hosts world chess champion Magnus Carlsen

The President of Armenia and the President of the Armenian Chess Federation Serzh Sargsyan today received the Norwegian grandmaster, the number one chess player in the World Chess Federation (FIDE) rating list, reigning World Champion Magnus Carlsen, the presidential press service reports. He was accompanied by the world cup-holder, three-times Olympic chess champion, the member of the World Team Chess Champion Armenia’s national chess team, the grandmaster Levon Aronian who have arrived in Armenia at the invitation of the Armenian Development Initiatives Foundation and the company...

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Hou Yifan Leads Lopota Grand Prix After Round 4

Hou Yifan Leads Lopota Grand Prix After Round 4 Whereas the “open” Grand Prix Series seems to be in trouble, the 2013-2014 Women’s Grand Prix is well underway and has reached its fifth (of a total of six) event. In Lopota, Georgia it is again the reigning World Champion, Hou Yifan of China, who had the best start of all. The new Grand Prix Series was supposed to start in the spring of 2014, but so far things have been very quiet. Azeri media have mentioned that the first edition is supposed to be held in Baku (the same city where the very first GP tournament was held in 2008) in...

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